With four games and eight points left to play there is still everything to play for; Globetrotters and Queens Head share top spot in the League but Crossways are only points behing with Bradninch C Club and Elmore Club only two points lower in joint fourth. In B, Bickleigh are now only four points clear of Calverleigh with Roy’s Rebels a further points in third. Whilst in C Tiverton Chiefs are now only one point clear of Barley Knockons but the latter still have their bye to play as is the same with The Travellers who are one point behind BKs in third with Tim’s Princes another one point further back in fourth. Who can guess the end results in any of the divisions yet?
With another five league games there is still no team certain of promotion – and some could go down to the wire! Globetrotters and Queens Head are in joint top spot, but the latter have a game in hand. There are three teams in joint third just two points further behind! Bickleigh still lead Calverleigh by six pins in Division B and in C Tiverton Chiefs are still three points clear of Tim’s Princes and Barley Knockons.
An exciting end to the season as the two top teams in the League played each other this with Globetrotters beating Queens Head this week and therefore join them in top spot!! There are four teams four points behind them. In Division B Calverleigh reduce the gap to six as they beat Bickleigh, whilst in C Tiverton Chiefs still five points clear of Barley Knockons and Tim’s Princes.
Queens Head stay top of the league with Globetrotters two points behind; Bellies and Elmore Club are a further two points behind in joint third. In Division B Bickleigh increase their lead to eight points over Calverleigh and Roy’s Rebels, and in Division C Tiverton Chiefs are five points clear of Barley Knockons and Tim’s Princes.
Queens Head’s lead at the top of the League is reduced to two points as Elmore and Globetrotters are still in joint second place, with Bellies and Bradninch C Club a further two points behind them. In Division B six points still separate Bickleigh and Calverleigh, but now Roy’s Rebels are clear third. Tiverton Chiefs maintain their three point gap from Barley Knockons and now Tim’s Princes are two points behind them.
A score of 101 was posted by Matt Gillard of Bradninch C Club and included a 26 spare – that is some score!!! Queens Head are still top of the league with Elmore Club (who have a game in hand) and Globetrotters in joint 2nd, with Bellies and Bradninch C Club in joint 4th. At the top of B, Bickleigh maintain their lead over Calverleigh. Whilst in C Tiverton Chiefs increased their lead over Barley Knockons who are joined in second place by Tim’s Princes who have been making steady progress up the table.
Big news of the week! Settler Boys are Newquay skittles champions as they won all six games to get in semi-final which they won by four and then won the final by five!!! Congratulations to them.
Queens Head stay in top spot with Elmore Club in clear second place two points ahead of Bellies and Globetrotters; whilst in Division B Bickleigh increase their lead over Calverleigh with three teams in third place. In Division C Tiverton Chief’s lead is now only one point over Barley Knockons with Tim’s Booze Cruzers a further one point behind them, with other teams snapping at their heels!
Three 80+ scores this week, with a five spare 87 from Dominic Tuckett of The Ponies, and 82 from J Reed of Bradninch Club and T Burns of Bradninch RBL who threw one spare of 23! Though Queens Head lost this week, they maintain top spot in the League. In Division B with four teams in joint third; whilst in Division C Tiverton Chiefs are again three points clear of Barley Knockons who have a chasing pack close behind them!
Queens Head stay top of the league with the chasing pack of three teams four points behind. With both Bickleigh and Calverleigh winning no change in Division B, but in Division C Barley Knockons win over Tiverton Chiefs means that there is only one point separating them!
Game of the round took place between Redwoods and Elmore Club with the result in doubt until the last hand with Redwoods taking the game by one pin! The Farmers carry on giant killing as in this round they comprehensively beat Huntsham A! So there is one Division B and one Division C team left in the cup.