Boston Indoor Bowling Club teams succeeded in the nationals.
The ladies faced Nottingham in a tight Yetton Plate contest where an extra end was played to decide the result.
With all the regulation ends played the score was locked at 89-89, but the Boston team won the extra end to triumph 90-89.
The next game for the team is against Church Gresley on January 5.
In the Denny Plate the men had the edge over Stamford, winning 81-79. They return to action in the competition on January 5, facing Barwell.
In the national men’s pairs, Ian Clarke and partner travelled to Horncastle where they were beaten 16-13 by Paul Bark and partner.
The all-Boston clash in the competition saw Adrian Field and partner defeat Scott Whyers and partner.
Next up for Adrian is a trip to Horncastle to play the Paul Bark pair.