Bowlers progress in nationals

Scott Whyers. EMN-140218-081218001
Scott Whyers. EMN-140218-081218001

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.