Harriott and Smerdon battle at Leamington Spa
PUBLISHED: 15:50 18 August 2010
A pair of Madeira Ladies had the honour of attending the National Pairs final rounds at Leamington Spa last week.
Madeira pair, Sue Harriott and Liz Smerdon had the honour of going to Leamington Spa to play in the National Pairs final rounds.
They succeeded through three tough rounds of the competition to the quarter-final where they were knocked out in an extra end by a pair from Suffolk 18-17.
Liz Smerdon went on to play in the National Ladies Singles, and lost in the first round 21-19, another very close match.
Congratulations to both of these ladies who did a fantastic job getting to Leamington Spa.
Sue Harriott, Liz Smerdon and Jan Roberts were part of a County double rink contesting the final games of the Walker Cup at Leamington Spa on August 15.
Devon came up against Buckinghamshire in the semi-final and had a convincing win 54-14.
Skip Sue Harriott with Liz Smerdon, Jan Roberts and Nikki Payne of Morchard Bishop stunned their opposition with a 29-4 win on their rink.
In the final, Devon continued in their winning ways beating Essex 49-24.
Once again, Sue and her team steamrollered the opposition on their rink 22-8.
A brilliant win for Devon and congratulations to our Madeira ladies for being part of such a successful double rink.