District league enjoy victory against the Wells League

PUBLISHED: 09:25 02 April 2015 | UPDATED: 09:25 02 April 2015

Weston & District Skittles League enjoyed victory in the last inter-league match of the season.

WESTON & District Skittles League last inter-league game for this season was played at the Wells Football Club against the Wells League.

Going into the match, Weston enjoyed a 26-pin lead from the first leg. They got off to a flying start with Dave Fairhurst hitting a 15 spare and a total score of 53 and with Phil Hucker getting a 17, this enabled the Weston team taking the first hand by 17 pins.

The Wells team pulled four pins back on the second hand, in spite of a 13 spare for Weston’s Paul Steer. Weston won the third hand by five pins with Gary Norman getting a 14 spare in his 54.

The Wells League won the fourth hand by three pins and in the fifth, Phil Hucker got his second spare in the game with a 16 and went on to be the highest scorer for Weston with 59 as Weston won by nine.

The last beer hand belonged to Weston by four pins with Jason Francis hitting a 13 spare. Captain of the Wells team, Martin Lovell, hit a good score of 50 without a spare as Weston took the honours winning 481-449 and overall by 58.

WESTON & District Skittle League Hospital Cup finals – Division 1: Crown Inn (R Heard 36) 299, Flintstones (J Wall 42) 307. Division 2: Crusaders (S Garside 43) 340, Weston Legionaires (G Leitch 43) 386. Division 3: Coach House B (J Nicholson 41) 337, Langford Rovers (M Bowden 40) 332. Division 4: Uphill Steamers (G Cross 53) 342, Klinkerbelles (C King 40) 397.

Division 1: Homefield Rangers 488 (K Hann 55) 0, Crown Inn 551 (D Skinner 57) 16; Rascals 507 (P Stewart 56) 16, Nomads 457 (T Urch 48) 0; Nellys Heroes 515 (S Crocker 58) 13, Young Lions 488 (A Blake 51) 3; Worle Club 513 (S Partridge 52) 14, Flintstones 442 (C Luckins 51) 2; Bittermen 504 (D Haigh 49) 4, Unionist A 517 (P Dean 56) 12; Fraser Lads 464 (L Dodd 49) 0, Regent Sports 523 (B Hurrell 56) 16.

Division 2: Strays 477 (I Lucas 50) 12, Crusaders 474 (R Brafield 49) 4; Dropouts 505 (N Brooks 51) 12, Worle Century Club 493 (C Cleeves 47) 4; Ginger Mingers 442 (T Durston-Hesteltine 47) 15, Weston Legionaires 425 (J Maguire 45) 1; Anchors 514 (B Venn, D Heathcock 50) 12, Consti Probables 477 (C Fry 48) 4; Admirals 477 (J Rowsell 52) 4, Bristol Stragglers 493 (K Hurrell 56) 12.

Division 3: Beer Masters 490 (J Lewis 54) 14, Lord Nelson A 472 (A Williams, R Moore 47) 2; Coach House A 447 (M Nicholson 43) 12, Coach House B 446 (J Nicholson 48) 4; Churchill Club 452 (M Turner 44) 3, Dab Hands 477 (D Hooper 47) 13; Bleadon Racers 511 (J Nipper 57) 12, W/Anchors Away 499 (S Thomas 52) 4; Boro Arms B 454 (J Orchard 47) 12, Langford Rovers 433 (P Stone 46) 4.

Division 4: Shepherds 367 (M Jones 38) 0, St Happys 415 (N White 42) 16; Prince of Wales 470 (J Kellaway 48) 14, Survivors 451 (A Chambers 50) 2; Klinkerbelles 505 (G Stone, S Wilson 49) 16, Earlybirds 399 (R Jemmett 45) 0.

WESTON Central Skittles League Division 1: Century A 463 (B Hewitt 49) 2, St Johns B 539 (D Fairhurst 56) 12; Choppers 497 (D Morgan 54) 4, Century B 517 R Williams 53) 10; Breakaways 449 (G Beynon 45) 0, Belvedere 499 (M Fitzgerald 54) 14; Alleycats 553 (S Barker 63) 6, Walnut B 557 (A Hawkins 57) 8; Rollers 507 (C Ager 52) 12, Reptiles 477 (D Roper 56) 2.

Division 2: Box Tops 517 (N Davies 52) 10, Poachers 509 (P Symonds 60) 4; Wanderers v Depoteers late card; WAFC 473 (E Wynne 46) 12, Renegades 433 (C Loud 48) 2; Nutters 505 (R Dunn 51) 4, Sweeney 512 (G Filer 62) 10; Hornets 518 (A Brueford 53) 14, Wookurs 491 (D Owen 53) 0; Falcons 495 (R Kellaway 51) 2, Gatecrashers 510 (A Davies 55) 12.

Division 3: Tornadoes 455 (M Doble 48) 0, Elvers 515 (R Taylor 52) 14; Fortyniners 424 (B Ling 47) 1, Atoms 481 (K Mulraney 52) 13; Electric Sports 480 (J West 46) 8, Dambusters 474 (J Gilmore 51) 6; REA 433 (M Smith 46) 2, Nalgo 455 (D Johnston 45) 12; Steamers 487 (C Murrey 52) 12, Double Six 476 (B Taylor 47) 2; Conservative B 456 (A Macdonald 48) 2, Lions 491 (R Loader 53) 12.

WESTON & District Ladies Skittles League Division 1: Avengers 462 (D Vincent 47) 4, New Pennies 470 (P Wyles, S Little, K Holbrook 43) 10; Electrodes 432 (H Bale 47) 2, WM Starlights 437 (S Jones 44) 12; Social Rockers 371 (D McGrath 42) 6, Wooden Tops 373 (P Kendall 43) 8; Weston AFC Ladies 463 (K Hague 47) 10, Drifters 458 (J Green 53) 4; Worle Sports 397 (J Truman 43) 12, Concordias 365 (P Quick 42) 2; Wreckateers 441 (K Dean 46) 2, Charlies Angels 477 (R Duffy 54) 12.

Division 2: Likely Lassies 437 (J Dawson 44) 14, Pin Ups 410 (C Purnell 43) 0; Loonies 470 (H Thompson 51) 14, Social Rebels 386 (V Collicott 44) 0; Streakers 405 (C Dicks 45) 4, Larks 428 (T Coppack 52) 10; Wayward Queens 435 (L Loughlin 45) 10, Weaaker Links 427 (A Hoddinott 51) 4; Weekenders 404 (K Harvey 43) 8, Team Spirit 389 (R Childs 45) 6.

Division 3: Breakaways 420 (K Gill 45) 11, Dolly Mixtures 419 (R Dean 50) 3; Congresbury Ladies 417 (C Wookey 45) 12, Utta Kaos 409 (C Capel 42) 2; Jays 426 (K Adams 42) 12, Owls 422 (B Taylor 47) 2; Nalgo Ladies 454 (D Lee 45) 12, Winscombe Sports 411 (P Gillard 50) 2; Strugglers 389 (K Morgan 43) 12, Weston Wanderers 316 (J Ellis 36) 2.

Division 4: Coach House Fillies 375 (L Mellish 45) 14, Brave Harts 267 (L Davies, C Howkins 33) 0; Fiddlers 378 (Z Vaughan 42) 12, Alley Katz 338 (L Baillie 39) 2; Lambettes 372 (S Feakes 40) 0, Dragon Slayers 391 (D Hind 43) 14; Socialites 337 (R Hetherington, L Vincent 37) 2, Worle Century Ladies 344 (K Hill 40) 12; Victoria Belles 422 (M Aldridge 42) 12, Improvers 361 (S Sokol, M Chudley 40) 2.

Ushers Cup round 5: Concordias 344 (P Quick, M Moore, R Royce 37), Loonies 382 (Sam Walker 39); New Pennies 454 (J Bunzly 49), Avengers 416 (C Attwell 43).

WESTON Mixed Skittles League: Cannonballs 489 (S Walker, C Loud 49) 14, Shellducks 434 (P Peel, B Avery 40) 0; Casuals 424 (P Flint 53) 1, Saints & Sinners 482 (I Thompson 47) 13; Rookies 433 (W Mousley 47) 2, Arts & Tarts 480 (A Harris 54) 12; Dropouts 435 (M Smith 44) 10, Cavaliers 421 (L Bracey 45) 4; Crewsaders 361 (P Crew 37) 0, Boozers 429 (J Dalhouse 44) 14; Gadabouts 421 (B Venn 42) 10, Woodpeckers 416 (L Baber 43) 4; Pheasant Pluckers 406 (I Gills 45) 10, Misfits 379 (T Smallwood, D Dicker 37) 4.

THE Weston Mixed Skittle League has a vacancy for next season starting in September.

The season consists of a 26-match league programme as well as two competitive cup competitions, plus pairs and singles tournaments.

If you would like to take up this vacancy, apply in writing for an entry form to the secretary, 35 Chesham Road South, Weston, BS22 8LH.

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