Prince Arthur. Ladies Kent League. Wednesday 26th February, 2020


97 SHOTS TO 93
The Ladies have done it again, yet another victory in a five-rink match against visitors Prince Arthur.  
Clare Jolley, Dot Fuller, Anne Welch and Brenda Bennett had a ‘magic’ afternoon, everything going their way in a resounding 28-7 win.   A 20-shot lead overall around the 15 end lulled the home team into a false sense of security.  Prince Arthur were slowly closing the gap and tension was creeping in.   
Sylvia Riley, skipping for a change instead of leading, performed extremely well in her side’s 23-15 win, despite dropping 5 shots on the 20th end.   Ann Munro’s ladies dropped 10 shots over the last four ends to go down 21-26.  The gap was closing.   A 16-13 lead after 20 ends looked hopeful for victory but Margaret Elsdon’s team did not play a tight final end and it was left to Margaret with her final bowl to get her team out of the mire and ensure Sevenoaks scraped home 97-93.

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