Internal Club Competitions
Our club competitions started on June 5th and run through until Finals weekend on Sept 8th/9th.
Draws have been posted on the Noticeboard in the clubhouse and can be viewed on the 2018 Internal Competitions dropdown on the Events & Comps page.
Herts Bowls Mens Team Ten Competition
Our Men Our men are through to the Quarter Finals of this competition after beating Bushey 77 – 61 on Friday 22 June. They will play Royston at home at 6.00 pm on Friday 13th July.
100 Club Draws
1st Prize: Steve Burrell (14)
Sun 24th Jun (H) 2.45 pm Hemel Hempstead 5MXT; Mon 25th Jun (H) 2.45 pm Berk 2 v Herts 1 Ladies County League; Wed 27th June (H) 5.30 pm Bovingdon Dacorum Shield; Thur 28th June (H) 6.00 Kitcheners Mens County League; Fri 29th June (H & A) 6.00 North Mymms; SADBA Jones Cup; Sun 1st Jul (H) 2.45 Hazells 5MXT;
Sheets for games in July are up in the club, so add your names to be considered for selection
For Team selections click here
Results of Recent Matches
Sun 17th Jun (H) Harperbury L: 64 – 83;
Thur 21st Jun (A) Hemel Hempstead – W&D Ray Cup L: 50 – 63; Fri 22nd Jun (H) Bushey Herts Mens Team Ten W: 77 – 61
For match details click here
External Competitions – Ladies
Club members recent results include:
Ladies County Fours: In Round 1 Carole Dunn, Anne Furlong, Marcia Dunstone & Jackie Cormack beat a Bovingdon four 20 – 17, then in Round 2 they scored an emphatic 27 – 5 win over the ‘Home’ team of Lesley Brown, Linda Ralphs, Kay Lingwood & Liz Temple. In the Third Round they were unfortunately on the wrong end of an epic 3.5 hour encounter against a Bishops Stortford quartet and lost 14 – 17
National Ladies Champion of Champions: Liz Temple lost to Becky Maynard (Harpenden) 19 -23
Ladies County Triples: Lesley Brown, Linda Ralphs & Liz Temple narrowly defeated another ‘Home’ team Carole Dunn, Anne Furlong, & Jackie Cormack 16 -15 after an extra end. Then in Round 3 they beat a trio from Tring 23 – 16 but then lost to a trio from Hatfield in the Quarter-Final 13 – 19.
Ladies County Pairs: Lesley Brown & Liz Temple beat a pair from the Herts club in the first round; in Round 2 they beat a pair from Bushey 22 – 21. In that round Anne Furlong & Jackie Cormack won 29 – 12 against a pair from Kings Langley and Marcia Dunstone & Carole Dunn beat a pair from Potten End 27 – 7.
Ladies County Unbadged Singles: Lesley Brown beat Anne Rowe (Potten End) in Round 1: 21 – 13 and then beat L. Hall (Herts) 21 – 20 (phew!) to progress to the Last 16 where she will travel to play M. Phillips (Northaw & Cuffley).
Ladies County Officers Singles: Lesley Brown lost to Jackie Bell (Hatfield) in the Quarter Finals.
Ladies County Singles: Lesley Brown lost to Mavis Hendry (Bushey) in the first round whilst Marcia Dunstone beat Jackie Cormack in Round 2.
W&D Ladies Pairs: Janice Murgatroyd & Lesely Brown narrowly lost after an extra end to a Bovingdon pair 17 – 19. However Gill Howells & Liz Baker beat a pair from Kitcheners 25 – 15.
Annual Mixed Triples Gala: Monday May 28th 2018
Absolutely perfect weather and spirits were high when 24 teams from The Met Police, Bushey, Little Gaddesden, Herts, Abbots Langley, Harperbury, Kitcheners, Kings Langley, Dunstable, Ruislip and Berkhamsted Bowling Clubs competed to win prize monies totalling £270.
First prize of £120 with 38 points
Steve Murray, Jo Hollister and Paul Murray (team name ‘Murray’s Mints’) from Kitcheners Bowls Club. Murray’s Mints generously donated the team’s prize money to The Hospice of St Francis, Berkhamsted in memory of Paul’s father.
Second prize of £90 with 34 points
Wray Lewis, Michelle Cavaye and Wilf Johns (team name ‘The Abbots’) from Abbots Langley Bowls Club
Third prize of £60 with 32 points
Graham Searle, Ann Dix and Nick Dix (team name ‘MPx3 Players’) from the Metropolitan Police Bowls Club
Final results of the day and images taken during the day are on our Annual Gala 2018 page.
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