Blast from the past

This was emailed to the club by David Fitzpatrick. Thought it might be of interest

Winter Bowling Final Results 2020

 DIVISION 1


Ray Clegg, Club President presenting Clayhouse with their winnings

 

team

played

won

drawn

lost

points

1

Clayhouse

14

13

0

1

291

2

Whirls Wizards

14

9

1

4

260

3

Mavericks

14

10

0

4

252

4

Rabbits Revenge

14

7

1

6

234

5

Pellon

14

4

0

10

232

6

Lindley

14

6

0

8

225

7

Four Play

14

6

0

8

218

8

Strollers

14

0

0

14

166

 

DIVISION 2

 

team

played

won

drawn

lost

points

1

Fiery Jacks

14

13

1

0

306

2

Simply the Best

14

12

1

1

293

3

Tykes

14

7

1

6

246

4

Unbelievabowl

14

9

1

4

245

5

Blue Sox

14

5

1

5

191

6

Halifax “Extra”

14

4

0

10

184

7

Kingston

14

3

0

11

174

8

Halifax Ladies

14

0

1

13

122

 

Final Week Winter bowling 2020

 

Photo of Lindley player Paul Cooney. In their final game Lindley (Cooney, Richard Saunders, Peter Hopkinson, Mark Sykes) beat Four Play 21-11 to send Four Play (Ray Clegg, Keith Hanson, Geoff Hughes, Dave Russell) down to Division 2.

The outstanding team performances in the final week in Halifax Bowling Club’s winter league were Mavericks  in Division 1 and Tykes in Division 2.

Mavericks ( Steve Wandiak, Peter Krenc, Eric McGinnis, Steve Holmes) were up against  second in the table Whirls Wizards (Shirley Dillingham, Lorraine Hirst, Robert Gartside ,David Frost).  Wandiak, Krenc and McGinnis all registered wins against Dillingham, Hirst and Gartside) as Mavericks took the honours by 21 points to 14.By scoring 21 points Mavericks ensured themselves of finishing in third place  only 8 points behind second placed Whirls Wizards.

Week 13 Winter bowling 2020

Photo of Halifax “Extra” player John Crowson. Halifax “Extra” gave their best display of the season with an emphatic 24-6 win over Halifax Ladies.

Rabbits Revenge ( Derek Pollard, Lyndon Harris, Trevor Hargreaves, Martin Benson), challenging for third spot in Division 1 of Halifax Bowling Club’s winter league found Four Play (Ray Clegg, Keith Hanson, Geoff Hughes, Dave Russell) in a determined mood in their latest game. Four Play who had dropped into the relegation area, raised their game as Clegg, Hanson and Hughes all registered wins against Pollard, Harris and Hargreaves. Only Benson scored a win for Rabbits Revenge as he beat Russell, 21-12. Four Play ran out 20-14 winners to move out of the relegation area with 207 points from their 13 games played.

Week 11 & 12 Winter bowling 2020

 

Photo of Fiery Jacks, leaders of division 2. Mike Berry, Ian Crossland, Mick Walker. Fiery Jacks have scored 263 points from 12 games played.

Pellon (David Agnew, Mark Bolton, David Gowing, Keith Barker) have made a remarkable recovery in Division 1 of Halifax Bowling Club’s winter league. In their latest game they were up against another relegation threatened team Lindley (Richard Saunders, Paul Cooney, Mark Sykes, Peter Hopkinson). Lindley finished third last winter season but this season have not achieved their usual success.  In their latest game Lindley found themselves out bowled by Pellon, as Agnew, Bolton and Gowing all registered wins with Barker losing 21-20 to Hopkinson as Pellon ran out 22-13 winners.

This latest win for Pellon has moved them up the league table into 5th place with 199 points from their 12 games played. Their star player has been Mark Bolton, who has won 7 consecutive games.