Castleford pipped in inter-district match

Castleford lost 29-27 to Skipton.
Castleford lost 29-27 to Skipton.

Castleford and District Veterans Bowling Association were pipped 29-27 by Skipton in Friday’s inter district match.

Castleford won the home match at Pontefract 20-8 but they lost the away leg at Skiptonn Craven 21-7. The results (Castleford players named first) were:

Home team: R Robbins 9, T Hargreaves 21; D Dobson 21, B Hardwick 14; B Gore 19, J Parkin 21; R Green 21, A Pennington 12; P Linley 21, M Doamin 16; B Clarke 21, K Brinkley 14; S Bridges 21, D Emsley 17; I Lewis 21, B Turnbull 9.

Away team: M Sherman 10, K Burnett 21; B Riddiough 11, P Deighton 21; G Robinson 21, M Duke 8; E Greenough 8, C Taylor 21; T Parker 21, D Jaques 14; A Box 19, A Keighley 21; J Lynch 10, L Buxton 21; P Van D Gevel 14, D Seed 21.

Latest positions in the Castleford and District Crown Green Bowling Association:

EVENING LEAGUE

Division 1: Glasshoughton A played 13, won 12, points 2022; Smirthwaite A 13-10-1921; Pontefract A 13-8-1896; Queens Park A 13-7-1840; Castleford Town B 13-7-1780; Allerton Bywater A 13-6-1740; Pontefract B 13-5-1739; Savile Park 13-5-1694; Hawhill Park A 13-5-1677; Ferrybridge A 13-5-1663; Fryston A 13-4-1643; Glasshoughton B 13-3-1581.

Division 2: Valley Gardens A 11-9-1685; Townville 11-9-1661; Allerton Bywater B 11-6-1532; Ferrybridge B 11-7-1463; Smirthwaite B 10-7-1441; Queens Park B 11-3-1422; Pontefract C 11-5-1368; Hawhill Park B 11-2-1310; Featherstone A 9-5- 239; Valley Gardens B 10-0-990.

PAIRS LEAGUE

Glasshoughton 14-13-1113; Queens Park A 14-11-1068; Valley Ridge 14-10-1032; Allerton Bywater 14-7-1016; Queens Park B 14-8-970; Valley Gardens 14-6-937; Featherstone 14-6-935; Townville 13-9-911; Kippax 13-3- 02; Methley 13-3-752; Ferrybridge 13-3-736; Hawhill Park 14-1-650.

SATURDAY LEAGUE

Division 1: Pontefract A 9-9-1352; Savile Park 9-5-1288; Fryston 9-4-1257; Allerton Bywater A 9-5-1197; Glasshoughton A 7-6-1045; Ferrybridge 8-2-1038; Valley Gardens 9-0-1033; Castleford Town B 7-2-948; Townville 7-2-921.

Division 2: Pontefract B 8-5-1112; Queens Park 8-3-1054; Featherstone 8-4-1030; 04. Smirthwaite 7- 4- 1005; 05. Hawhill 7- 3- 854;

VETERANS LEAGUE

Premier: Rothwell BC A 12-9-1352; Cas Town A 12-7-1317; Glasshoughton A 12-6-1258; Pontefract A 12-6-1227; Colton A 12- 6- 1215; Queens Park A 12-5-1208; Garforth Rec A 12-5-1198; Garforth CC A 11-7-1180; Smirthwaite A 11-7-1170; Valley Ridge A 12-4-1145; Kippax A 12-3-1108.

Section A: Allerton 10-9-1129; Pontefract B 10-6-1054; Hawhill Park A 10-5-1050; Savile Park A 10-6-1038; Ferrybridge A 10-6-1029; Sherburn A 10-4-1026; Townville 10-5-1024; Glasshoughton B 10-4-998; Methley A 10-3-984; Colton B 10-2-861.

Section B: Swillington A 10- 8-1156; Rothwell BC B 10-7-1102; Cas Town B 10-8-1091; Rothwell Park B 10-6-1037; Valley Gardens A 10-4-1008; Woodlesford A 10-6-996; Rothwell Park A 10-6-952; Smirthwaite B 10-2-931; Aberford 10-2-899; Swillington B 10-1-860.

Section C: Featherstone 9-7-1001; Queens Park B 9-5-996; Garforth Rec B 9-6-988; Garforth CC B 9-5-909; Valley Ridge B 9-5-905; Hawhill Park B 9-4-883; Sherburn B 9-2-860; Valley Gardens B 9-1-818; 09. Ferrybridge B 8-5-782.

LADIES

Division 1: Ossett Flying Horse 10-10-1210; Pontefract 10-5-999; Garforth Rec 10-5-951; Wakefield 11-2-889; Methley 9-3-775.