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Match Report

Thu 19 Jul 2018 - SWF Golf Croquet Handicap League                    (Played at Sidmouth CC)

Sidmouth v Cornwall Porthpean

Final Score:  Sidmouth 9      Cornwall Rosevear 11

On Thursday 19th July a team of six, representing Cornwall (Porthpean) travelled to Sidmouth. The weather was good and Sidmouth's lawns were running very fast.

The day started well for Keith Wakeford and Felicity Owen when they won their doubles game against Sidmouth's John Coombe and Steve Pearson 7/2. Kathleen Moorshead and Howard Rosevear also won their game against Steve Pearson and Ed Dolphin 6/5.

The singles games followed, with Porthpean bringing in more points for their team. Kathryn Smith won her game against David Butler 7/5. Kathleen Moorshead winning her game 7/5 against Pam Bower, and Keith Wakeford securing a 7/5 win against Steve Pearson. Winning their games also were, Trevor Bainbridge , returning a score of 7/4 against David Butler, and Howard Rosevear bringing in another point after a win of 7/2 against Pam Bower.

At the end of the day's play, the Porthpean team had scored 11 points to Sidmouth's 9.

A wonderful tea was supplied by the Sidmouth team, and all agreed what an enjoyable day it had been.

Porthpean Team: Kathryn Smith (6) Kathleen Moorshead (5) Felicity Owen (10) Trevor Bainbridge (10) Howard Rosevear (9) Keith Wakeford (9).

Sidmouth Team: John Coombes (5) Pam Bower (6) David Butler (6) Steve Pearson (4) Ed Dolphin (11) Rob Baylis (6)


Report by Kathryn Smith.