BOWLS: Halloween gala

Mandy Dahlgren, Keith Foster, Pat Dahlgren and Pat Bax
Mandy Dahlgren, Keith Foster, Pat Dahlgren and Pat Bax

Thornfield Indoor Bowls Club

Thornfield Indoor Bowls Club held their annual Halloween Gala, with 14 teams of spooks, ghouls and other strange beings contesting the title over four rounds of six ends.

After the first round of games were completed Wereworking On That led the way with 8 points, Ian & the 3 Masons and Living Dead Enders both had 7 points while E-Bowla, Oddbods and Misfits were a point further back. Heading into the half-time break the joint leaders on 15 points were Wereworking On That and Living Dead Enders with Ian & the 3 Masons close behind on 14 points. The Horny Devils (12 points), Speckled Hen, Bobcats, E-Bowla and Oddbods (all 9 points) completed the leading pack.

Living Dead Enders opened up a substantial lead of five shots over second place The Horny Devils with only one set of games to play. Third place on 17 points was E-Bowla with Bobcats, Ian & the 3 Masons and Wereworking on That joint fourth. With all the spells cast and the spirits satisfied and laid to rest the top spooks were Living Dead Enders (Mandy Dahlgren, Keith Foster, Pat Dahlgren and Pat Bax) on 29 points. Wereworking on That a distant second with 23 points, third place with 21 points was Speckled Hen, while completing the top pack in joint fourth (20 points) were E-Bowla, The Horny Devils and Cobblers.

The next gala is on Sunday, November 16, 2.30pm start and is in aid of Children in Need. Anyone wishing to enter a rink or be added to the list of available to help make up rinks please contact Colin Hall at the club.

PICTURED the winners Mandy Dahlgren, Keith Foster, Pat Dahlgren and Pat Bax