Indoor Bowling Results Week 11 2018

Barbara Crompton. Barbara plays for Ever Hopeful in the Monday Afternoon Fours, New Look in Division 2 of the Wednesday Fours and Friday Girls in Division 2 of the Friday Triples. Barbara plays her outdoor bowling at Halifax Bowling Club where she plays in the Yorkshire Park ladies league, The Brighouse ladies Evening league and the Senior Ladies Friday afternoon league.

In the upset of the day in Division 1 of Halifax Bowling Club’s Wednesday Fours, Rockets (Derek Finch, Lorraine Boulton, David Craven, Rodney Collinge) played superbly to inflict upon high flying Illingworth (Marian Quick, Stuart Baker, Ken Sharkey, David Laycock) a 13-11 defeat. Illingworth  took an early lead at 6-2 before Rockets drew level at 6 shots each before Illingworth  again went in front to lead 10-6. Rockets  drew level with Finch, the lead player for Rockets leading superbly, well supported by Boulton and Craven. With the scores level at 10 shots each Rockets scored a “2” and at the final end Rockets managed to limit Illingworth to just a single to achieve success and  register their best performance of the season with a –12-10 victory.

Indoor Bowling Results Week 10 2018

Eileen-Dovernor.jpg - 19.41 kBEileen Dovernor is the lead player for Dodgers in the Monday Afternoon Fours and also leads for Guys & Dolls in Division 2 of the Wednesday Fours. Dodgers, after their latest games have moved up into second place in the Monday Afternoon Fours and third place in Division 2 of the Wednesday Fours.

Black Cats (Dougie Hamilton, Brian Winrow, Jack Orley, John Sharp) take pride of place in Division 1 of the Wednesday Fours as in a “nip and tuck” encounter with unbeaten leaders and spring champions Northern Lights, they came out on top by 17 shots to 8.

Indoor Bowling Results Week 9 2018

Pete Grant plays with his wife Pat in Division 1 of the Tuesday Evening Pairs, plays in the Wednesday Evening Fours with Gapp (Gary Robinson, Pat, Pete, Ann Robinson) and in the Friday Pairs with Neil Mort as T.N.T. (Them from Norton Tower). Pete plays his outdoor bowling in the summer at Spring Hall B.C. and Halifax B.C.

In a week affected by the weather there was only play on a Monday and a few games on the Tuesday as the outstanding performance of the week in Halifax Bowling Club’s Indoor leagues was in the Friday Evening Pairs when C. Dogs (Ray Clegg, Michael Hutchinson) inflicted on champions Clayton (Tony Riley, Paul Kaye) their first defeat for many seasons.

Indoor Bowling Results Week 8 2018

There were some superb performances in the Monday Evening Fours in Halifax Bowling Club’s Indoor Leagues as the form book was turned upside down.

Leading the way were True Grit (Mick Cowley, Neil Mount, John Bunn, Mick Stansfield) who faced high flying Avengers (Keith Hanson, Steve Rothwell, Gary Plane, Nick Blackburn). The True Grit team, who play their out door bowling at Hove Edge have only been playing indoor since last September. However in their game against Avengers they ran out winners by 11 shots to 9. Ramblers (Tony Riley, Mel Fielding, Ian Johnson, Will Muslek) upset the form book as they beat champions Amethyst (Les Holmes, Pauline Holroyd, Philip Holroyd, Dale Holdsworth) by 13 shots to 11.

Winter Bowling Final Week 2017/2018 Season

On a beautiful, sunny winter’s day Halifax Bowling Club held the final rounds of their winter bowling season.

Champions of Division 1 were Clayhouse (Tony Riley, T. Harney, Hedley Kettlewell, Mel Fielding) who finished off the season in style with a 20-8 win over mid table Rabbits Revenge (David Hemsley, Dave Pollard, Fred Rothwell, Mick Benson).

The battle for the 2nd and 3rd place proved the most enthralling. After 13 games played Lindley and Silsden P.F. were locked on 206 points. In a morning game Lindley (P. Cooney, R. Saunders, D. Bousfield, Mark Sykes) were held 15-14 against Four Play (Derek Williamson, Ray Wolsey, Dave Russell, Keith Hanson). Williamson and Russell proved the stars for Four Play with 21-17