Glasshoughton pair win bowls tournament

Rob Lloyd and Stuart Thompson won the pairs competition at Ferrybridge BC.
Rob Lloyd and Stuart Thompson won the pairs competition at Ferrybridge BC.

Glasshoughton’s Rob Lloyd and Stuart Thompson won Castleford and District Crown Green Bowling Association’s pairs competition at Ferrybridge BC.

They they defeated Ted Parker and Nicola Eustace of Allerton Bywater 21-5 in the final.

With Rob leading the jack and bowling full corners and Stuart backing him up, they soon took a commanding lead before Ted and Nicola could get a score on the board.

In the semi finals Rob and Stuart faced teammates David Thomas and Andy Webb and once again took an early lead before David and Andy got a point, eventually winning 21-10.

Ted and Nicola had a much tougher match against Townville’s Keith Jones and Doug Ellis, emerging with a 21-15 win.

RESULTS - Quarterfinals: D Thomas/A Webb 21, W Kemp/M Young 11; R Lloyd/S Thompson 21, A Hagen/ J Johnson 12;/D Ellis 21, R Owen/J Collinson 17; E Parker/N Eustace 21, L Dye/E Owen 7. Semi-finals: D Thomas/A Webb 10, R Lloyd/S Thompson 21; K Jones/D Ellis 15, E Parker/N Eustace 21. Final: R LLoyd/SThompson 21, E Parker/N Eustace 5.