CORNWALL COUNTY SHORT MAT BOWLS ASSOCIATION
NEWS RELEASE 13 March 2011
INTER COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP
Cornwall’s A Team claimed the ESMBA Consolation competition title for the third time in five years on Sunday at Caroline Chisholm School, Northampton defeating Hampshire 21 points to 19.
Other details are not known at time of writing.
Withiel Oaks joined the list of qualifiers for the end of season Bebbington Cup competition on Thursday night by defeating St Newlyn East 21 shots to 19 and 4 points to 2. Ladock Chiefs claimed the highest ever finish for the club in the league taking a 4-2 win away to Treviscoe on the same night. Lostwithiel finished third despite a 6-0 defeat away to Cubert on Tuesday (8th March).
The Western Division title race is down to two teams, Holmans and Helston Grylls, going into the last week of matches after Newlyn Trinity Jowsters went down 6-0 to Helston Penrose. Holmans continue to set the pace at the top with 95 points after a 6-0 win away to Newlyn Trinity Wreckers, Helston Grylls remain 2 points behind after 6-0 win away to Troon Tryers. The final games for both teams are on Tuesday (15 March) evening when Holmans travel to Porthleven Fisherfolk and Helston Grylls entertain Penlee whose run of form since the mid season break has seen them lose just 3 out of 20 games and move into 5th place overall. Jowsters and Penzance Comets are tied on 81 points for third place. Comets host St Ives on Wednesday (16 March) and Jowsters travel to Marazion Blackbirds on Thursday (17 March).
Continually updated league tables can be found on the following links, the * mark shown in the tables does not need to reproduced.
West Premier Division http://www.nicholastruscott.co.uk/2008site/index.php?pg=leaguetable&tableid=26225
Central Premier Division http://www.nicholastruscott.co.uk/2008site/index.php?pg=leaguetable&tableid=26222
Central Division One http://www.nicholastruscott.co.uk/2008site/index.php?pg=leaguetable&tableid=26223
East Premier Division http://www.nicholastruscott.co.uk/2008site/index.php?pg=leaguetable&tableid=26753
WEST DIVISION TOP TEAM FINAL
On Wednesday night Premier Division Holmans will take on Division Two’s Illogan in the final of the Western Division Top Team competition at Helston Bowling Club.
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Cornwall County Short Mat Bowling Association
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