County and District Games
We have had quite a successful year in various County and District competitions this year and have made it to several Semi-finals and Finals. Support for these events is always welcome, so do come along if you can.
Salisbury and District Ladies Competitions
This year we had some success as two of our ladies got through to the finals. Cynthia Hamilton and Cindy McLaughlan were Runners-Up in theLadies Pairs and Cindy was also the Runner-up in the Ladies Two Woods.
Congratulations to Andover's Andy Carnegie, who came through all the rounds of this competition to play in the Final on 14th August at Kingsclere where he won 20-16 against Andy Stillings from Kingsclere.
Well done to Sue Milton and Cathy Hopwood who won all their games to get through to the County Finals at Banister Park but sadly lost to Bournemouth, who were the eventual winners.
County Mixed Top Club
Congratulations to the Andover Team.who made it through to the Semi Final at Bannister Park but lost to Boscombe Cliff who were the eventual winners.
The competition consists of Lady’s Singles, Men’s Singles, Mixed Pairs, Mixed Triples and Mixed Rink played over five rinks.
Hants & Berks Cup
Andover got through to the Semi Final, but lost to Basingstoke Town at Old Basing Bowling Green
Herbie Turner Cup
Andover Lions got through to Final of this men’s Salisbury & District competition but lost to Pewsey, the game was played at Wilton;
Men's National 2 Fours
This was a close game but won our game away at Old Basing, winning 34-32 after being level at the start of the last end. We then played away to Pyestock which we lost.
We had 2 triples who won through to the County Last 8’s – Janet Williamson, Lesley Taylor and Jackie Kingston plus Cynthia Hamilton, Sue Milton and Jenny Guy. Both the quarter finals and the semi finals were played on Sunday 24 July at Banister Park with Cynthia’s triple going out at quarter final stage and Janet’s triple in the semi finals – well done to all for getting to the Last 8’s
Janet Williamson, Lesley Taylor, Cynthia Hamilton and Jackie Kingston have won all their area games to reach the County Finals. The semi final was played on Wednesday 27 July and unfortunately our team lost to Alton Social.