Yealmpton v KTBC 22 September

Keith BastonFriendly MatchLeave a Comment

Kingsbridge Town travelled to Yealmpton on Sunday for their last match of the season hoping to maintain their recent run of good form but despite a gutsy performance they fell just short, losing by just 3 shots, 78-81. This was a poignant occasion as club captain David Thorne and wife Marion were playing their last game, having decided to seek … Read More

Games Evening 14 September

Keith BastonSocial EventLeave a Comment

Kingsbridge Town  put away their bowls last Saturday and let their hair down to take part in a Games Evening at the Clubhouse. This involved a Round Robin of 6 games played by 12 teams of 2 players, who were drawn together. The games consisted of Bar Skittles, Carpet Bowls, Putting, Quoits, Shut the Box , Bounce Off and Name … Read More

Victoria v KTBC 7 September

Keith BastonFriendly MatchLeave a Comment

Kingsbridge Town visited Victoria club in Torquay on Saturday. Victoria are the only team to win at Eastern Backway this season so Town were keen to turn the tables in the return match. This proved to be the case as Town continued their recent run of away victories, winning on 3 rinks to take the match 79-58. The main reason … Read More

KTBC v Paignton Torbay 31 August

Keith BastonFriendly MatchLeave a Comment

Kingsbridge Town made the journey to Paignton Torbay for the 2nd time in a month. This was Town’s ‘home’ match but it was transferred to Paignton due to the poor condition of Town’s green which has been affected by a sewer leak. Having lost the previous match by 15 shots, Town hoped for better things and this proved to be … Read More

KTBC v Marldon 25 August

Keith BastonFriendly MatchLeave a Comment

This match was also transferred to the proposed visitors. In the earlier match with Marldon, Town had lost by 2 shots and history repeated itself as Town went down by 3 shots in a very tightly contested game, 60-63. The result was disappointing as Town held a 37-25 advantage at the break but Marldon raised their game to pip Town … Read More

KTBC v Paignton 24 August

Keith BastonFriendly MatchLeave a Comment

This home fixture was transferred to Paignton due to problems with the home green. Town had triumphed at Paignton early in the season and they continued their recent run of good form to achieve the double with another victory by 75-47. Keith Brayne’s rink led the way with a fine performance as they restricted the home side to just 2 … Read More

Dartmouth v KTBC 20 August SH Triples

Keith BastonSouth Hams Triples LeagueLeave a Comment

Town travelled to Dartmouth hoping to pick up points on their artificial surface but despite a great effort were again thwarted as the home side won by 25-41. Keith Baston’s rink was 2-8 down after 4 ends but a great fight back saw them leading by 13-10 after 14 ends, only to drop a count of 5 on the next … Read More

Paignton Torbay v KTBC 11 August

Keith BastonFriendly MatchLeave a Comment

Kingsbridge Town made the trip to Paignton Torbay hoping to reverse their recent run of narrow losses but despite holding their own for much of the match, they were found wanting in the last phase of the game. At the half-time break, Town were 27-31 down but  they rallied to lead 47-43 by the 12th end. This only inspired the … Read More

Lee Moor v KTBC 18 August

Keith BastonFriendly Match, UncategorizedLeave a Comment

Kingsbridge Town visited Lee Moor on Sunday hoping to reverse their poor run of away defeats. Several key players were missing so Town took the opportunity to introduce players to new positions. This proved to be a good policy as Town went on to win on all 4 rinks with a final score of 71-44. Colin Baker, in only his … Read More