WELSH CROWN GREEN BOWLING ASSOCIATION

Vets CC
Peter Lacey

Vets County Championship Prelims 2016 at Esclusham BC

Vets CC 2016
Cheshire qualify from section 3 of the Vets County Championship Prelims 2016. Click on photo or link for full results

Juniors Team
Wales v Yorkshire

Juniors Team lose to Yorkshire by 53 shots

Full results now available on Juniors page.

Mens Team
Wales v Yorkshire

Mens Team lose to Yorkshire by 26 shots

Despite a tremendous victory away Wales lost overall by 415 to 444. Full results now available on Mens page.

Merit Winner
Graham Bennett Cunliffe BC

Gwyn Morris Mens Senior Merit played on Sunday 26th June 2016 at Aston Bowling Club

Gwyn Morris Mens Senior Merit Winner Graham Bennett pictured with WCGBA President Martin Richardson, BCGBA President Peter Higham and Gwyn Morris' son, Clive Morris.

Senior Merit
Graham Bennett 2016 winner

Gwyn Morris Mens Senior Merit Winner

The winner of the Senior Merit played at Aston BC on Sunday 26th June was Graham Bennett of Cunliffe BC. Graham defeated Chris Slater of Colwyn Bay RBL 21-15 in the final. Losing semi-finalists were Nick Jones of Cunliffe and Adam Harris of Beaumaris. Full results can be seen on the Mens page.

Sam Williams
Sam Williams Coedpoeth BC

Don James Welsh Junior Merit played on Sunday 19th June 2016 at St Asaph Bowling Club

Sam Williams from Coedpoeth Bowling Club becomes the latest winner of the Don James Welsh Junior Merit. 31 Junior bowlers from across North Wales entered the event played at St Asaph Bowling Club and hosted by Deputy President Dusia Price of Abergele. See Juniors page for full details.

Ladies Senior Merit
President Martin Richardson
with 2016 Ladies Merit winner
Kelsey Morgan-Rowlands

Ladies Senior Merit

Kelsey Morgan-Rowlands of Esclusham Bowling Club becomes one of the youngest winners of the WCGBA Ladies Merit. Playing Linda Williams (Gresford Colliery) in the final and facing a 20-14 deficit Kelsey rallied to a fantastic finish including a memorable last end to win 21-20.
In the semis Junior star Kelsey defeated the experienced Amanda Nicholas, whilst Linda defeated defending Champion, Sarah Hey.
Quarter finalists were: Miriam Forder, Gay Cooper, Belinda Lloyd and Chris Hey.
Kelsey, Linda, Amanda & Sarah will represent Wales in the British Ladies Merit at Owley Wood on the 9 July.