Marauders dig deep for victory
12:41pm Wednesday 25th September 2013 in Penarth sport
THE Penarth Skittles League season has opened with games in the Men's First Division in the first two weeks.
There was an exciting game at the Labour Club between the Labour A and the Marauders, with the the former leading by four pins going into the final roll. With a roll of 6, it looked as if the points were going to Labour A but the Marauders dug deep and produced a roll of 71.
Next week sees the start of the ladies' divisions and the rest of the men's divisions
Men's First Division results: DP Athletic A (bye); Llandough C 279, Dad's Army 271; Clive Rams 307, Cefn A 287; Ex Teens 307, Legion Tossers 321; Legion A 332, Sprouts 280; Bulldogs 319, Exs C 330; Labour A 316, Marauders 322; Tophouse Stars 266, Coronation Sports 248.
Bolter Kings: B Evans, N Henley, J Martin and P Paterson.
Nines: S Allen, R Best, D George, G Lages, A Land, N Marsh, J Matthews, R Matthews(two sets), N Parker and M Renwick.
Highest scores: M Bullock, J Charles, P Henry and A Land (30), R Best, C Evan, M Merrett and J Wenger (31), M Land, J Lewis and J Lloyd (32), M Coles, P Fackrell, D George, A Huish, G Lages, N Parker and A Spear (33), M Davies and M Spriggs (34), N Dix, F Groll and J Matthews (35), R Matthews (36) and N Marsh (38).