Watton BC celebrate first win of the season

PUBLISHED: 19:37 22 May 2017

Norfolk are in Johns Trophy action this weekend. Picture: Archant

Norfolk are in Johns Trophy action this weekend. Picture: Archant

(C) Archant Norfolk 2013

In the EBA league Watton lost 5-0 away to Shipdham (45-86 on shots).

The ACL team, playing away to Gissing lost 0-6, on shots 18-36 (Brian Cubby, Sandy and Graham Vellam 8-22, Carol Relf, Jim Adams and Kevin Simpson 10-14).

The ADL team provided the first league victory of the season at home to Connaught Elm.

The result over 12 ends was 8-0, 53-24 on shots (Kevin Abbott with Sonia and Richard Exley 23-7, Margaret Bowdidge with Ted Prior and Dick Mikulik 11-7, and Steff and Alan Hubble together with Kevin Simpson 19-10).

In the county triples there was an excellent 22-6 away win for Kevin Wilson, Graham Vellam and Peter Myhill against M Gooch’s triple at Mundford. Malcolm Hamilton, John Hunter and Richard Exley lost 13-21 away to David Priestley’s triple at Dereham.

Norfolk’s build up to the Middleton Cup continues on Saturday when they host Essex in the ECL.

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