Town B gain second win on the trot

Daventry Town “B” 4.5 (56) Carlsberg 1.5 (47)

DAVENTRY Town “B” secured their second win on the trot with a very good 4.5 - 1.5 win over Carlsberg.

They won on rinks four and five, drawing 14-14 on rink two and losing the other rink by just one shot.

Daventry Town “B” now have only two games left this season and still look favourites to go down.

Rink 1. Brian Chaplin, Ron Smith, Stan Alton (12-13); Rink 2. John Shanahan, Jim Walvin, Darrell Welch. (14-14) Rink 4. John Sach, David Cooke, Rien Sach. (15-8); Rink 5. Keith Bishop, Eric Wareing, Bill Welch. (15-12).

Roade 5.5 (80) Daventry Town “A” 0.5 (49)

Daventry Town “A” struggled to get anything at Roade, losing three rinks and drawing the other 14-14.

They have now slipped five points behind second place Abington “B” who they play next, but they also have a game in hand, which may prove crucial in their promotion hopes.

Rink 2. Peter Ashbrook, John Hodgkinson, Alan Gardner. (14-14); Rink 3. Paul Staples, Bob Worth, Duggie Mitchell. (15-19); Rink 4. Peter Davis, Arthur Stowe, Michael Moulton. (9-24); Rink 5. John Bradley, Ken Marshall, Colin Dovey. (11-23). Congratulations to new bowler Peter Davis playing his first league game of the season.

More information including tables and fixtures can be found on the website www.daventrytownbowls.co.uk.