Match Report w/e 08/08
Monday 7th August 2017 9:24 am
Herne Bay have reached the Semi Final of the Kent County Cox cup for the second year running and will play on finals day at Folkestone Town bowling club on Sunday 24th September. They played St Lawrence in the Divisional Final on a neutral green at Ashford Rail and in a close and tense match came out on top with wins on both rinks played. Terry Kelly, Shaun Woolford, Paul Woolford and Grant Allen won 20 - 15 and David Mason, Scott Whiting, Ian Robb and Joe Kelly won 17 - 14.
Bay secured second place in the Forest of Blean league with a 15 shot win in their final game at Whitstable. Bay won 3 and drew 1 of the 6 triples for 5 1/2 points.
Bay secured all 8 league points in the East Kent mixed triples league fixture with Cliftonville, winning all 6 triples and by 87 shots.
Bay again scored an East Kent mixed triples league victory winning 3 and drawing 1 of 6 triples played at Canterbury and by 6 shots overall.
9 year old Logan Robb played his first game for Herne Bay in the home encounter with Bexleyheath and Barnehurst. Bay won the match by 38 shots.
Whitstable 92 Herne Bay 107 ( Forest of Blean league)
Len Brown, Paul Evans, Brian Dennis 12 - 21 David Knight, Bob Day, Brian Gisby 23 - 13 Richie Callanan, Roy Chillingworth, Bill Robb 22 - 8 Bill Gibbon, Ray Chipperfield, Ian Robb 14 - 16 Bob Baldwin, Stuart Emert, Grant Allen 18 - 18 Colin Hadlow, Alf Collar, Jim Watson 18 - 16
Herne Bay 150 Cliftonville 63 ( East Kent Mixed Triples League)
Sylvia Sweeting, David Knight, Sara Trotter 23 - 6 Colin Hadlow, Joyce Whitlock, Colin Holder 23 - 12 Edie Nicholls, Tony Rowson, Stuart Emert 20 - 12 Mary Watson, Paul Evans, Brian Dennis 30 - 13 Cath Watson, Eunice Holder, Jim Watson 33 - 9 Lyn Phillips, Ray Chipperfield, Bill Robb 21 - 11
Canterbury 93 Herne Bay 99 (East Kent Mixed Triples League)
Ray Chipperfield, Ronnie Phillips, Paul Evans 11 - 21 Sylvia Sweeting, Diane Wiltshire, Brian Gisby 22 - 16 Val Miller, John Phillips, Len Brown 17 - 11 Mary Watson, Tony Ackland, Brian Dennis 27 - 10 Edie Nicholls, Alan Day, Stuart Emert 7 - 20 Marianne Offer, David Knight, Sara Trotter 15 - 15
Herne Bay 127 Bexleyheath and Barnehurst 89
Logan Robb, Dave Stuart, Lyn Phillips, Alan Kent 12 - 22 John Dryland, Steve Caruth, David Parker, Jeff Graham 29 - 9 Paul Green, Cliff Norris, Paul Reddock, Jim Covill 31 - 17 John Grogan, Al Burt, Vicky Lewis, Bill Robb 18 - 10 Mike Head, Alan Jordan, John Toms 16 - 18 Ted Milton, Danny Keleghar, Derek Hewett 21 - 13