Author Archives: Terry Gosney

Skittlers of the week – Ladies League w/c 2 Dec

Top score in the Ladies League was Denise Aspden of Colliton Ladybirds with 63 at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis. The highest team score was 424 by Oakettes at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis, and the league leaders notched a hand of 79 which wasn’t only the highest of the week but the highest in the ladies league this season so far.The highest stick up was 16 hit by two players Lisa Diment and Kerry Nottley-Williams both of Wonder Women at the Spitfire Club, Crossways.

Skittlers of the week – Ladies League w/c 25 Nov

Top score in the Ladies League was Nikki Fowler of Vixens with 61 at the Three Compasses, Charminster. The highest team score was 370 hit by two teams, Trinity Mix Ups at the Victoria Hotel and Vixens at the Three Compasses, Charminster. The highest hand was 65 by The Easy Beats at the Victoria Hotel. The highest stick up was 15 by two players Vicki King of Colliton Ladybirds on alley two at the Colliton Club and Nikki Fowler of Vixens at the Three Compasses, Charminster.

Skittlers of the week – Open League w/c 18 Nov

Top score in the Open League was Pete Weller of Vic Reeves with 77 at the Bulls Head. The highest team score was 471 by Jolly Green Giants at the Bulls Head. The highest hand was 82 by Misfits of Section C at the Wool Legion. The highest stick up was 18 by three players, Pete Weller of Vic Reeves at the Bulls Head, Ben Sabine of Colliton Rebels on alley one at the Colliton Club and George Brazier of Strugglers at the Goldies.

Singles Competition

The list of teams below are the ones that have entered the Singles Competition on 3rd January (7.20 for 7.30 start) if you wish to play and your team have not yet entered you still have time to enter, the cost of the competition is £1.50 per person (either cash or cheque) and each team can enter two players, all entries must be sent to Phil Slade by Saturday 14th December. Please note there will be no entries taken on the night. Please contact Phil with any enquires regarding the Singles Competition.

Team Number of entries

Barmy Army 2
Breakaways 2
Colliton Imps 2
Colliton Wide Boys 2
Essentials 2
Half Pints 2
Jolly Green Giants 2
Puddletown Wanderers 2
Royal Oak Wanderers 2
Skimmers 2
The Hammers 2
Brewers Bees 2
Heathens 2
Hotshots 2
Mrs Brown’s Boys 2
Swankers 2
Tom Browns Bullocks 2
Colliton Flingers 2
Colliton Rebels 2
Jokers 2
Magpie Imps 2
Misfits 2
Rollers 1
Untouchables 2
Villains 2
Wareham Legionaires 2
Strugglers 2
Unpredictable Strimmers 2
Breezers 2
Crackerjacs 2
Devils 2
Mix Ups 2
Oakettes 2
Wonder Women 2

Skittlers of the week – Open Knockout Cup & Plate w/c 11 Nov

Top score in the Open Knockout Cup was Ryan Green of Breakaways with 81 at the Wool Legion, while in the Open Plate Alex Toms of Colliton Chimps was top score with 72 on alley one at the Colliton Club. The highest team score was 515 by Breakaways in their 59-pins cup victory over Plodders. There were notable wins for three Section C teams in the cup, Wareham Legionaires who after drawing their match with Section A side Dewlish Monsters won the play off hand by 9-pins at the Wareham Legion, Magpie Imps beat Vic Reeves of Section B at DTFC, while Colliton Spares won away to Section B side Steamers at New Inn, West Knighton. In the Plate Swan Abbots of Section D won away at the Trinity Club against Hammers of Section A by 6-pins.

Skittlers of the week – Ladies League w/c 4 Nov

Top score in the Ladies League was Mari Fowler of Devils with 64 at Dorchester Town Football Club. The highest team score was 373 by Oakettes at the Three Compasses, Charminster. The highest hand was 61 hit by three teams, Oakettes, while on alley one at the Trinity Club both Breezers and Al-Colli-Frolics also notched 61. The highest stick up was 16 hit by two players, Vicki Cooper of Vixens on alley two at the Trinity Club, and Rachael Cannon on alley one at the Colliton Club.

Skittlers of the week – Open League w/c 28 Oct

Top score in the Open League was Jamie Morgan of Skimmers with 70 at Goldies. The highest team score was 457 by two teams, Patriots at Goldies and Colliton Wide Boys at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis. The highest hand was 79 by Half Pints at the Bulls Head. The highest stick up was 18 by Andy Green of Royal Oak Country Boys on alley three at the Trinity Club.