Match Report - w/e 03/07
Monday 4th July 2016 2:55 pm
As part of their 90th anniversary celebrations Herne Bay entertained the Kent County Bowling Association going down by a close 4 shots.
Bay had mixed fortunes in the divisional semi finals of the County competitions with only Dave Mason (singles) and Mike Trotter, Bob Baldwin, Brian Dennis and Eddie Allen progressing to finals.
In the Forest of Blean league encounter Bay only managed to pick up 2 1/2 of the 8 points in a match reduced to 12 ends per triple due to heavy rain.
Herne Bay 113 Kent County Bowling Assoc. 117 John Offer, Alan Day, Colin Holder, Bob Simcock 22 - 13 David Knight, George Johnson, John Phillips, Stuart Emert 20 - 18 Colin Hadlow, Steve Caruth, Alan Kent, Bob Day 18 - 25 Ray Chipperfield, Tony Rowson, Paul Evans, John Toms 22 - 15 Martin Maguire, Richard Remmington, Ray Day, Jim Covill 19 - 16 Ted Milton, Andy Cattanach, Alf Collar, Tony Bishop 12 - 30
CanterburyÂ 71 Herne Bay 47 (Forest of Blean League) Bob Simcock, Ray Day, Jim Watson 8 - 6 Steve Caruth, Bob Day, Brian Gisby 11 - 11 John Offer, Terry Kelly, Scott Whiting 8 - 15 Mike Trotter, Paul Evans, Brian Dennis 5 - 16 Colin Hadlow, Alf Collar, Stuart Emert 3 - 12 Steve Brown, Ray Chipperfield, Eddie Allen 12 - 11
Thanet 84 Herne Bay 123 (Mixed match)
Sylvia Sweeting, Maureen Tobutt, John Toms 16 - 9 Pat Knight, Mike Tibby, Paul Evans 13 - 11 Mary Watson, Ronnie Phillips, Bob Simcock 21 - 14 Jeanette O'Brien, Vicky Lewis, Jeff Graham 20 - 13 Martin Maguire, John Phillips, Gill Baker 12 - 19 Sue Grogan, Sam Hardy, Ray Chipperfield 22 - 7 John Dryland, Diane Wiltshire, David Knight 19 - 11