Berkhamsted started the week with a win in the County fours comp, the team of Sarah Marshall, Linda Ralphs, Liz Temple and Lesley Brown defeated last years champions. 18 – 10. The following day Linda, Liz and Lesley teamed up again in the County triples to beat a trio from Garson 18-11. Unfortunately on Wednesday Berkhamsted’s winning run came to an end playing away to Townsend in a triples friendly they got beat on all 5 rinks 118-60.
Back with the County fours brought Berkhamsted back to winning ways the afore mentioned ladies Sarah, Linda, Liz and Lesley won again this time against Kings Langley ladies 21-4 was the result, this means the four’s next game will be out of zone. It’s not only the ladies of Berkhamsted winning Ken Maynard and Alan Jones beat a pairs from Potters Bar in the SADBA district pairs comp 23-14. In the National Club 2 fours comp Berkhamsted men beat Stevenage 44-36; rink one consisted of P Mackness, M Primo, B Ralphs and K Maynard and L Swan, D Drew, D Biggerstaff were led by D Brown in the other rink. Saturdays friendly saw Berkhamsted suffer another defeat this time from Croxley Guild 48-95 top rink was B Cropley, J Jackson and T Presland. Sunday’s friendly versus Oxhey Pavilion brought Berko back to winning ways with a 87-39 result top rink this day was E Lloyd, L Ralphs and Lesley Brown.
Berkhamsted continue to welcome members of the public wishing to learn the art of bowling through the month of May, meeting on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons between 2 till 4 and Friday evenings 6 till 8 guidance and equipment will be available the only condition is that flat soled shoes be worn.