Excellent weekend for Southey

On Sunday 23rd May we had a really busy day at Southey. In the morning it was the Area 2 Trial, it saw 22 bowlers playing from 12 clubs from around area. 12 bowlers were new to the Area 2 set up, all really enjoying bowling on our green.

In the afternoon saw the turn of our Local friendly rivals from West Wimbledon in the Kingston & District rivals. This was a really competitive close match, Going into the last end of each match 2 of the rinks were tied and the other one Southey were winning by 2, but it was Southey that won the last end of all 3 rinks to make a clean sweep of 10 points.

Match scores : Southey 63 West Wimbledon 54, 10 points to 0

Rinks: Ray Cousins, Sandra Greatorex, Bill D’Sa, Ian Birnie won 23-19

Chris Pinto, Chas Manser, Andrew Richardson , Rob Dodds won 20-16

Will Ockendon, Ken Dobinson, Paul Foley, Craig Baker 19-18

Over the last few days we’ve had some County and National Mixed wins, well done to all of you,

Surrey Mixed Pairs: Shan Maylin & Craig Baker (Both Southey) beat Jackie Dickens & Ian Dexter (Egham) won by 10

National Mixed Pairs: Shan Maylin & Craig Baker beat Lyn Nelhams & Des Hunter (Mid Surrey) 26-7

Dee Moores (Southey) & Paul Jenkins (Wandilea) beat John Sinnot & Christine Gilchrest ( Temple) 21-11