Kingsbridge Park v KTBC May 21

Keith BastonFriendly Match

Town played their 1st match of the new season at near neighbours Kingsbridge Park in the 1st leg of the Cup Competition between the sides. Although Town was only 7 shots down at halftime, 28-35. Park pulled away in the 2nd half to win by 45-84.
Eric Fitch’s rink was involved in a very close match and were leading 14-9 after 14 ends but the home side scored 6 shots in the next 3 ends ti secure a 15-15 draw. Tony Walter’s rink was also closely fought but a count of 4 on the penultimate end made the difference. Keith Baston’s rink led 7-1 after 4 ends after a count of 5 but Park levelled the match by the break and 2 counts of 4 in the 2nd half gave them the advantage. Ray Lancaster’s rink was only 5-10 down at the break but but Park ran riot in the 2nd half with 2 counts of 5 and 3 counts of 3 to win by 22 shots.
Details:- Steve Ellis, Sandra Brayne, Eric Fitch drew 15-15. Colin Harvey, Reg Anning, Tony Walters lost 11-17. Michael Lidstone, David Peters, Keith Baston lost 10-21. Brian Luscombe, Keith Brayne, Ray Lancaster lost 9-31.