Thursday, August 29, 2013
Madeira bowler Jackie Howle won through to the County Finals in the Over-55s, writes Jenny Smith.
Playing at Budleigh Salterton she successfully progressed through both quarter and semi finals to book a September 8 final berth.
Paul Wratten and Mike Marks won their quarter-final in the County Unbadged Pairs, beating a Dawlish duo 19-12.
Madeira played an eleven-rink friendly against touring team Carshalton Beeches which the hosts won 205-514.
Liz Healy, with her team of Colin Hughes, Joyce Coggin and Graham Clarkson, won their rink by an astonishing score line of 39-4!
Tavistock also visited Madeira last week and the home side won this five-rink fixture 117-76, with wins on four rinks, and the best shot difference of plus 18 being achieved by Pat Boman and her team of Colin Shaw, Betty Roberts and Greg Fish.