CORNWALL COUNTY SHORT MAT BOWLING ASSOCIATION
NEWS RELEASE - 28 November 2021
COUNTY TWO WOOD SINGLES
On Saturday 26 bowlers competed at Carnmoggas Indoor Bowling Club for the eight places in the county finals. The bowlers were split into six groups with the group winners and top two runners up qualifying.
Group One winner was Graham Reeves (Landrake) who was unbeaten with 6 points +15 shots, Treeve Pollard (Holmans) claimed one of the runners up spots after finishing with 4 points +16 shots. Group Two saw three bowlers finish with 4 points with Fran Phillips (Helston) taking the top spot with a +8 shot difference ahead of David Topliffe (Lanteglos) +5 and Mike Webster (Blisland) +3. Group Three was topped by John Dodd (St Newlyn East) with 5 points +12 shots.
Group Four produced a very tight result with three bowlers finishing on 4 points and separated by 2 shots. Richard Kerr (Landrake) took the top spot with a +9 shot difference. Martin Boraston (Duloe) and Elise Daniell (Holmans) both finished with a +7 shot difference with Boraston placed second after beating Daniell 10-8 in the final group game. Group Five winner was Nigel Nicholls (Newlyn Trinity) who beat club mate Percy Tripp 11-7 in the deciding group game to finish with 6 points +25 shots. Tripp also finished with 4 points +7 shots. Boraston claimed the second runners up spot by virtue of scoring 33 shots to Tripp's 32 across the three rounds of games. The final qualifier for the finals is Dave Balow (Marazion) who topped Group Six with 6 points +40 shots.
The eight qualifiers will return to Carnmoggas on Sunday 13th March for the finals.
The rest of the National Qualifiers were played on Sunday. The qualifiers are Singles: Nigel Nicholls, Fours: Elise Daniell, Peter Hore, Luke Jolly & Callum Beale, Mixed Fours: Elise Daniell, Sandra Worton, Peter Hore & Nigel Nicholls.
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