KTBC v Kingsbridge Park [SDMBL] July 17

Keith BastonSouth Devon Mixed Bowling League

Town’s league woes continued when current leaders Kingsbridge Park came across town. An upset looked on the cards at half time as Town was leading 26-20 but Park came on strong in the second half to claim all 8 match points. Keith Brayne’s rink was 6-1 up after 6 ends but Park pulled back to 8-all at the break. A … Read More

KTBC v Teignmouth Den [SDMBL] July 15

Keith BastonSouth Devon Mixed Bowling League

Town played host to The Den for the very first fixture between the clubs. Although 2 rinks were involved in close games, the visitors prevailed on all 3 rinks to gain 8 league points, with a final score of 34-54. Keith Baston’s rink was 2 shots up going into the final end but a count of 3 gave the visitors … Read More

KTBC v Buckfastleigh July 9 [SDMBL]

Keith BastonSouth Devon Mixed Bowling League

Having beaten Buckfastleigh on their own green a month ago, Town went into this match with hopes of another victory but the away side had other ideas as they cruised to a 44-62 victory. Town’s only winning rink, skipped by Keith Baston, was involved in a very close game. The score was 7-all after 8 ends but runs of 7 … Read More

Paignton v KTBC July 2

Keith BastonFriendly Match

Kingsbridge Town visited Paignton for a Friendly Triples match which turned out to be a close contest. At the half way stage the home side held a 3 shot lead, 31-34 and this advantage was maintained until the final end but a poor finish cost Town the match as 5 shots were then dropped to give Paignton a win by … Read More

Dartmouth v KTBC [SDMBL] June 26

Keith BastonSouth Devon Mixed Bowling League

Town beat Dartmouth in last season’s Cup Final on the grass at Buckfastleigh but they are a completely different proposition on their artificial carpet. It has never been a happy hunting ground for Town and they never came to terms with the conditions as they were thrashed on all 3 rinks with a final score of 27-102. Details:- Sandra Brayne, … Read More

KTBC v Marldon June 25

Keith BastonFriendly Match

On Sunday, Town entertained Marldon for a Triples Friendly match and came out on top by 82-45. Both teams had a player short so one rink was played as a pairs match and this turned out to be Town’s most successful rink as Steve Ellis and Ray Lancaster scored 18 shots in the 2nd half to win by 19 shots. … Read More

Kingsbridge Park v KTBC June 23 SDMBL Cup

Keith BastonSouth Devon Mixed Bowling League

On Friday Town went across to Kingsbridge Park to try and retain the South Devon Mixed Triples League Cup but after winning on 2 rinks a very close encounter was lost by just 2 shots in the final end. Details:- Bill Rockey, Tracey Moore, Eric Fitch won 18-12. Steve Ellis, Sandra Brayne, Ray Lancaster won 17-11. Colin Harvey, Keith Brayne, … Read More

Totnes v KTBC [ Summers Trophy] June 17

Keith BastonFriendly Match

After 2 victories last weekend, Town travelled full of hope to Totnes for the 1st leg of the Summers Trophy. In a very closely contested match which went to and fro, Totnes inched the match by just one shot, 52-53 on the very last end. Town therefore have a good chance of reclaiming the trophy at home in the 2nd … Read More

KTBC v Victoria June 10

Keith BastonFriendly Match

Victoria from Torquay visited for a Friendly Triples Match and they held a lead of 27-34 at half time but Town made another great comeback to pull back 16 shots and win by 63-54. Keith Baston’s rink led 9-5 at the break and extended the lead to 7 shots in the 2nd half. Kevin Moore’s side was 5-8 down but … Read More

Buckfastleigh v KTBC June 9

Keith BastonSouth Devon Mixed Bowling League

Town visited Buckfastleigh for their 1st match in the South Devon Mixed Bowling League this season. Town started very poorly and were 5-14 down after 5 ends but they fought back and held a lead of one shot at the interval, 24-23. In a hard fought 2nd half, the visitors held their nerve to win by 47-42. On Keith Baston’s … Read More