Chapel storm to victory in team contest

The winning Chapel Park team, left to right: K Middleton, M Bradwell, T Norton, J Archibald, S Barber, N Thorpe, G Clapham, W Owen. Photo contributed.
The winning Chapel Park team, left to right: K Middleton, M Bradwell, T Norton, J Archibald, S Barber, N Thorpe, G Clapham, W Owen. Photo contributed.

Buxton & District Bowling Association recently held the Chell Shield team competition, with teams from the local and surrounding area within the association taking part.

The finalists were Chapel Park and Peak Dale, with the final being played at Bradwell Bowling Club.

Buxton & District Bowling League Secretary Joe Pyke presents the Chell Shield to the captain of winners Chapel Park, Gary Clapham. Photo contributed.

Buxton & District Bowling League Secretary Joe Pyke presents the Chell Shield to the captain of winners Chapel Park, Gary Clapham. Photo contributed.

Chapel Park eventually defeated Peak Dale by 19 points, on an excellent green prepared for the occasion.

Results

Peak Dale 151 (handicap 36) v Chapel Park 170 (handicap 20): R Peach 19, M Bradwell 21; B Vale 4, S Barber 21; R Briddon 21, N Thorpe 12; A Peach 21, G Clapham 12; R Hallows 12, W Owen 21; P Bingham 10, K Middleton 21; E Briddon 12, T Norton 21; C Briddon 16, J Archibald 21.