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2018 SUMMER SEASON SOCIAL MATCHES REPORT FROM A NON - BOWLER!
Now I know stats don’t always paint a true picture, but they are there in black and white and as such for your delectation, delight and utter boredom, below and attached, are the all important facts and figures for the 2018 social match summer season, which has just been completed. The Club had a mixed season and from the 27 scheduled matches, 2 were cancelled and 25 were played, of which PARIBC won 10 and lost 15.
This season we had a new captain, Eric Clive, who did a great job, but restrictions due to family commitments at weekends, meant that he was unavailable for these matches and as such, we had 3 other part time captains, (mainly Dave Elliott, but also Dave Hood and Tim Fletcher), who stood in, as and when required. However, with 4 different captains, it did mean that team continuity seemed to go out the window at times, with players having to play in a variety of positions and adapt on the day. But all that aside, Eric was kind of thrown in at the deep end and had to learn on the job, so to speak. Not so much with the playing side, as he can hold his own against anybody out on the green, but more to do with all the many bits and pieces, that go into making sure the match days were a success. Ably assisted by his wing man, Dave “The Hat” Sutherland, it meant that he managed to achieve this and get the job done and a relatively successful season was had and hopefully enjoyed by all. And who knows, Eric may even be persuaded to stand for another term, next season?
Thanks to all those 68 members who turned out to represent the Club and to all those who helped Eric and the other captains with the numerous “other” jobs, that made it easier for him / them to get on with his / their role as Captain on the day. Biggest thanks go to HRH Dorothy Elliott and her various helpers for all their hardworking efforts in the kitchen at the home tea and biccies matches and to Nicola, Adrian and boys / girls in the kitchen for the home meal matches. Also to Sue Smith and her helpers for their work on bar duties, to Glynis “Guinness” Whatman, for her work with fixtures and to all those who drove and gave lifts to the away matches. Finally mention must be given to the regular lady supporters, Janet Small, Gloria Smith and Fran Sutherland or the groupies, “Foggy”, “Compo” and “Clegg” as they are more commonly known, who came to nearly all the matches, not only watching and supporting, (in between chatting, knitting and drinking, ho, ho!), but also helping at times with the kitchen and bar duties. And if I have forgotten anybody for roles, then apologies, but thanks to you as well! Much appreciated! Enjoy your winter and please continue to support the Club. It needs you! Up the Arthur!
Kind regards, from your correspondent, a so called, loud mouthed, cheat………surely not?!!!
2018 SUMMER SEASON - PARIBC SOCIAL MATCH STATS:-
Of the scheduled 27 matches, (14 home / 13 away), in the 2018 Summer season, PARIBC played 25 matches, (13 home / 12 away), won 10 matches, (8 home / 2 away), lost 15 matches, (5 home / 10 away) and 2 matches were cancelled, (1 home / 1 away) and 68 different members represented the Club in these matches, of which 33 of those members, played in at least 7, (approx. a quarter), or more of the scheduled matches. Tim Fletcher and Dave Sutherland played the most number of matches, both playing in 22, followed by Keith Martin who played in 18, Dave Cook who played in 17 and Dave Green and Derrick Small who both played in 16.
In the “Player Of The Season - Total Shots” competition, you had to play at least 7, (approx. a quarter), or more of the scheduled matches and then your best 7 scores were taken. The winner was Eric Clive who beat Dave Bushell by 4 shots and the top 5 were as follows:-.
1st = Eric Clive = played 14 matches; total shots scored in all matches = 247; total shots scored in best 7 matches = 173.
2nd = Dave Bushell = played 13 matches; total shots scored in all matches = 238; total shots scored in best 7 matches = 169.
3rd equal = Tim Fletcher = played 22 matches; total shots scored in all matches = 392; total shots scored in best 7 matches = 166.
3rd equal = Tony Jewell = played 8 matches; total shots scored in all matches = 180; total shots scored in best 7 matches = 166.
5th. Mick Smith = played 12 matches; total shots scored in all matches = 205; total shots scored in best 7 matches = 158.
In the “Player Of The Season - Total Shots Difference” competition, you had to play at least 7, (approx. a quarter), or more of the scheduled matches and then your best 7 scores were taken. Tony Jewell took this honour beating Eric Clive by 5 shots and the top 5 were as follows:-
1st = Tony Jewell = total shots difference scored in best 7 matches = 97.
2nd = Eric Clive = total shots difference scored in best 7 matches = 92.
3rd = Dave Bushell = total shots difference scored in best 7 matches = 91.
4th = Dave Sutherland = total shots difference scored in best 7 matches = 81.
5th = Mick Smith = total shots difference scored in best 7 matches = 77.
Photo’s and suitable captions, of the above winners / runners up, with the new trophies, should soon be seen on the relevant website gallery pages!
Prince Arthur Road Indoor Bowls Club - Summer Season 2018.
Of the scheduled 27 matches, the Club played 25, won 10, lost 15 and 2 matches were cancelled and 68 different members have represented the Club in these matches.
DAY DATE MATCH HOME/AWAY PARIBC SHOTS OPPO SHOTS RESULT 1 SAT 05/05/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 73 ANGEL IBC 113 PARIBC LOST by 40 shots Lesley Clark, Mick Smith, Tom Heward 2 WED 16/05/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 139 ASHFORD IBC 54 PARIBC WON by 85 shots Glynis Whatman, George Hattrill, Ken Millington 3 SAT 19/05/2018 RINKS (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 103 GRATTONS IBC 114 PARIBC LOST by 11 shots Bernie Mercer, Alan Head, John Mercer, Dave Cook 4 THU 31/05/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 60 THANET IBC 124 PARIBC LOST by 64 shots Albert Lee, Tim Fletcher, Deidre Williams 5 SAT 02/06/2018 TRIPLES (8) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 128 HAVERING IBC 81 PARIBC WON by 47 shots Bill Howlett, Maureen Osborne, Barry Tomlin 6 WED 06/06/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 108 SWALE IBC 77 PARIBC WON by 31 shots Lesley Clark, Dave Bushell, Dean Carpenter 7 SAT 16/06/2018 TRIPLES (8) HOME P.A.R. IBC 105 OYSTER IBC 126 PARIBC LOST by 21 shots Pam Fincher, Dave Bushell, Dave Sutherland 8 WED 20/06/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 86 SEVENOAKS IBC 111 PARIBC LOST by 25 shots Glynis Whatman, Tim Fletcher, Dave Cook 9 WED 27/06/2018 TRIPLES (7) HOME P.A.R. IBC 91 WHITEOAKS IBC 113 PARIBC LOST by 22 shots Alex Routen, Dave Green, Malcolm Clark 10 SAT 30/06/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 82 ANGEL IBC 136 PARIBC LOST by 54 shots Dave Bushell, Patricia Wells, Mick Smith 11 WED 04/07/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 95 SWALE IBC 111 PARIBC LOST by 16 shots Deidre Williams, Norman Bushell, Eric Clive 12 SAT 07/07/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 93 HAVERING IBC 113 PARIBC LOST by 20 shots Val Cook, Deidre Williams, Dave Sutherland 13 WED 11/07/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 101 MOTE PARK IBC 88 PARIBC WON by 13 shots Dave Bushell, Alex Routen, Norman Bushell 14 SAT 14/07/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 73 OYSTER IBC 119 PARIBC LOST by 46 shots Maureen Osborne, Dave Green, Brian Rance 15 WED 18/07/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 90 ROYALS IBC 132 PARIBC LOST by 42 shots Tony Jewell, Pat Wells, Eric Clive 16 SAT 28/07/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 93 ANGEL IBC 123 PARIBC LOST by 30 shots George Hattrill, Fred Martineau, Patrick O'Meara 17 WED 01/08/2018 TRIPLES (7) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 106 WHITEOAKS IBC 128 PARIBC LOST by 22 shots Gill Hill, Mick Smith, Mike Williams 18 SAT 04/08/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 108 SWALE IBC 70 PARIBC WON by 38 shots Sue Smith, Patricia Wells, Dave Elliott 19 SAT 11/08/2018 RINKS (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC *** ANGEL IBC *** CANCELLED - PARIBC could not raise a team! *** 20 WED 16/08/2018 RINKS (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 115 GRATTONS IBC 84 PARIBC WON by 31 shots Tony Jewell, Maureen Osborne, Keith Martin, Graham Hubbard 21 SAT 18/08/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 88 MOTE PARK IBC 72 PARIBC WON by 16 shots Viv Brightman, Dave Bushell, Brian Rance 22 SAT 25/08/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 105 SEVENOAKS IBC 81 PARIBC WON by 26 shots Glynis Whatman, Mick Smith, Graham Hubbard 23 WED 29/08/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 121 THANET IBC 64 PARIBC WON by 57 shots Tony Jewell, Derrick Small, Bob Louden 24 FRI 31/08/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC 141 NORWICH & DISTRICT BC 87 PARIBC WON by 54 shots Sue Smith, Mr X, Mick Smith, Dave Sutherland 25 SAT 01/09/2018 RINKS (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 98 SWALE IBC 109 PARIBC LOST by 11 shots Glynis Whatman, Tim Fletcher, Brian Rance 26 WED 05/09/2018 TRIPLES (6) AWAY P.A.R. IBC 86 ASHFORD IBC 109 PARIBC LOST by 23 shots Tony Jewell, Alex Routen, Mike Williams, 27 SAT 15/09/2018 TRIPLES (6) HOME P.A.R. IBC *** ROYALS IBC *** CANCELLED - ROYALS IBC could not raise a team! ***