Trio of titles for Bideford shots

Joseph Bulmer

Bideford Rifle Club has recorded 100 per cent success in the Exeter Summer League, all three of its teams winning their divisions.

Alex Lane, Carrie Hoile and Alex Raymont all took part in the league. Alex Lane shooting air pistol for the first time and the others in the air rifle leagues.

Shooting air pistol for the first time, Alex Lane gave the best performance, unbeaten in any of his 10 rounds of the league to win Division 8 by six clear points.

Alex Raymont lost two rounds in the air rifle league, but with 16 points from 10 rounds he was four clear of second place and also won the junior title in his section.

Carrie Hoile lost only three of her ten air rifle rounds and tied on points with the runner-up in Division 21, but took the title with a better aggregate score and was also the fourth most improved shooter.