Lea pick up home win

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BISHOP NORTON SHORT MAT BOWLS LEAGUE

IN the Southern Division, Glentworth and Bishop Norton Green have met twice, and both matches were tight.

The Greens won away 6-4, but then Glentworth recovered in the return match and also pulled off a 6-4 victory.

Lea had home and away matches against Glentham.

At Lea, Glentham started well, won a game and were 9-4 ahead on the last end on the other mat, but Lea fought back and drew that game.

After the break Lea took both games closely and won 7-3.

In the return match at Glentham, one of the home teams were in very strong form and Glentham won 8-2.

Bishop Norton Yellow were unlucky when they met their Green team at home and lost 8-2.

In their next match they went away and were happy to get a 5-5 draw.

Cherry Willingham have had a dissapointing start, losing two matches, initially at Ingham, 6-4, then 8-2 against Reepham.

In the Northern Division, Hibaldstow have had a brilliant start, winning the first match at home and then going away to Perry’s Gold and taking a 10-0 victory.

After this they met Scawby Blue and comfortably won 8-2.

Trentside played Elsham away and got a good 7-3 win, then next met Waddingham Red at home and obtained a crushing 10-0 victory with a big aggregate.

Bottesford Green beat Elsham 9-1, but next had to play Scawby Blue at home and fought hard but lost 7-3.

Bottesford Brown went to Elsham and found it hard going were beaten 6-4.

Elsham also played away against Scawby Orange and obtained a good 8-2 win.

Scawby Orange also met Scawby Blue at home and the Blue team were winners 9-1.

Scawby Blue were due to meet Ingham in the cup, but Ingham conceded.