Short Mat Bowls

Nov 29, 2017 | Sport News

We travelled to Pulborough on the 3 November for a one mat friendly against The Reprobates. Jane, David, Bernard and Monica winning 25-16 to run out comfortable winners by nine shots.

Then we travelled to Pulborough SMBC for a friendly match on Wednesday 8 November with Wisborough winning on one mat and losing on the other two. Mat 1 (Jane, Gavin, David and Monica) losing 11-18 and Mat 2 (Evelyn, Dawn, Tony and Pauline) winning well 21-12 and Mat 3 (Jean Head, Marilyn, Pauline and Shirley) losing 12-25. This gave a match result of 44-55, a defeat by 11 shots.

The Club Annual Dinner and Presentation on Saturday 11 November, was enjoyed by 44 members and friends. An excellent catered 3 course menu was followed with entertainment from folk singer Alan Gibson, then the presentation of Trophies by our President Reg Hickman and Steve Adsett representing our sponsors and finally a fabulous Raffle.

On Tuesday 14 November we entertained Alfold also in a friendly match, with Wisborough winning both mats. On mat 1 (Hilary, Reg, David and Monica) winning 26-17 on mat 2 (Evelyn, Lorraine, Shirley and Pauline) winning 17-14. Giving a match result of 43-31, a victory by 12 shots.

December Fixtures: Tuesday 5 Dec Arundel 2 pm (home), Sunday 10 Dec Lavant 2 pm (away), Tuesday 12 Dec Ewhurst 1:30 pm (away), Friday 15 Dec Reprobates 6:30 pm (away).

Monica Enticknapp, Captain