Category Archives: Skittlers of the week

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

Top score in the Open League was Ryan Green of Jolly Green Giants with 77 at the Spitfire Club, Crossways. The highest team score was 464 by Half Pints in their 3-pins win against Breakaways at the Bulls Head. The highest hand was 83 by Patriots on alley two at the Colliton Club.

Team performances of the week
Section A: WOODMEN – Bottom side Woodmen came from 24-pins behind after two hands to win by 11-pins away against Colliton Imps on alley two at the Colliton Club, Woodmen hit 458 including 81 on the fourth hand. Woodmen will need two more wins and hope results go their way if they are to avoid the drop.
Section B: MRS BROWNS BOYS – Mrs Browns Boys hit their highest score at home this season 462 as they beat Hartstoppers 20-pins. The Tom Browns outfit started the match with a hand of 79.
Section C: COLLITON SUPERTRAMPS – Supertramps beat promotion hopefuls Colliton Rebels by 28-pins hitting 435 on alley one at the Colliton Club, Tramps started the match with a 69 hand and also hit 71 on the third hand as they took an early lead.
Section D: FRAMPTON FUMBLERS – Fumblers beat league leaders Wareham Legionaires by 16-pins hitting 411, trailing by 12-pins with two hands to go the Fumblers hit hands of 65 and 66 on their Frampton Arms alley to win the match.

Skittlers of the week – Ladies League w/c 18 March

Top score in the Ladies League was Jen Sims of Oakettes with 61 at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis. The highest team score was 413 by Oakettes, and the leaders also hit the highest hand of the week with 70. The highest stick up was 18 by Jen Sims.

Team performance of the week – WESTENDERS

Westenders hit 393 which their highest home score of the season in their 11-pins victory over Colli-Cats, with both teams hitting hands of 50 plus all night at the Spitfire Club, Crossways.

Skittlers of the week – Open League w/c 11 March

Top score in the Open League was Chris Harris of Colliton Muckspreaders with 74 at the Bulls Head. The highest team score was 460 by Frampton Rollers of Section D at the Frampton Arms. The highest hand was 77 hit by two teams, Colliton Muckspreaders at the Bulls Head, and Strugglers at the Frampton Arms.

Team performances of the week
Section A: WOODMEN – Woodmen hit 427 which is their highest home score hit this season at their Royal Oak, Milborne alley, the 24-pins victory over Jolly Green Giants keeps their slim hopes of avoiding relegation alive.
Section B: COLLITON MUCKSPREADERS – Muckspreaders eased their relegation worries with a 20-pins victory away to Wurzels at the Bulls Head. Spreaders hit 450 and finished the match with a 77 hand, and had Chris Harris top score with 74.
Section C: WOOL MISFITS – Wool Misfits climbed off of the bottom of the table by backing up their earlier win in a rearranged game on Wednesday by beating fellow relegation rivals Villains by 21-pins on alley two at the Trinity Club on Friday hitting 351.
Section D: FRAMPTON ROLLERS– Frampton Rollers were 14-pins down at home to Strugglers with three hands to go, but the Rollers finished strong with scores of 74, 62 and 72 to win by 26-pins to stay in second place hitting 460.

Skittlers of the week – Ladies w/c 11 March

Top score in the Ladies League was Becky Homewood of Devils with 62 at Dorchester Town Football Club. The highest team score was 384 by Devils. The highest hand was 64 by The Easy Beats at the Victoria Hotel. The highest stick up was 15 by two players, Becky of Devils at the Football Club and Angela Hambidge of Colliton Ladybirds at the Victoria Hotel.

Team performance of the week – DEVILS

Devils hit 384 which is the highest score hit by a ladies team this season at Dorchester Town Football Club as they beat Crackerjacs by 38-pins. The win keeps Devils in third place two points behind the leaders.

Skittlers of the week – Open League w/c 4 March

Top scores in the Open League were Ryan Hopton of Breakaways on alley two at the Colliton Club, Alan Greet of Puddletown Wanderers at the Spitfire Club, Crossways and David Potter of Hotshots at Tom Browns with 69. The highest team score was 466 by Half Pints in their 7-pins victory over Barmy Army at the Bulls Head. The highest hand was 77 by Colliton Imps on alley two at the Colliton club. Ryan Hopton of Breakaways hit the highest stick up of the season when he notched a 22 on alley two at the Colliton Club.


Team performances of the week
Section A: JOLLY GREEN GIANTS – Jolly Green Giants are in excellent form and hit 411 on alley three at the Trinity Club to beat title contenders Royal Oak Wanderers by 15-pins
Section B: BREWERS BEES – Brewers Bees hit 385 on alley two at the Trinity Club, which is just 2-pins short of their best home score this season, Bees beat Swankers by 59-pins.
Section C: UNPREDICTABLE STRIMMERS – Unpredictable Strimmers hit 401 on alley one at the Trinity Club which is their best home score of the season as they beat Jokers by 49-pins.
Section D: WAREHAM LEGIONAIRES– The section leaders hit 419 on alley three at the Trinity Club which is the highest score hit on that alley by a Section D team this season, Legionaires beat Dribs ‘n’ Drabs by 81-pins.

Skittlers of the week- Ladies w/c 4 March

Top score in the Ladies League was Theresa Rogers Oakettes with 74 at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis, which is the highest individual score of the season so far in the Ladies League. Oakettes notched both the highest team score of the week and highest hand with 408 and 68. The highest stick up was 15, hit twice by Theresa Rogers in her score of 74 and also once by S Bridle of Westenders at the Spitfire Club, Crossways.

Team performance of the week – VIXENS

Vixens stayed joint top with Oakettes with a 40-pins victory over Westenders at the Spitfire Club, Crossways hitting 407 which is the second highest score hit at the Spitfire Club this season in the Ladies League.

Skittlers of the week – Open League w/c 25 Feb

Top score in the Open League was Alex Toms of Colliton Chimps with 76 on alley two at the Colliton Club. The highest team score was 468 by Colliton Chimps in their 83-pins victory over Top Pins. The highest hand was 77 by Section A leaders Royal Oak Wanderers at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis.

Team performances of the week
Section A: PUDDLETOWN WANDERERS – Puddletown Wanderers hit 441 at the Royal Oak, Milborne St Andrew which is the best score by an away team at the Oak this season, Wanderers beat Monsters by 54-pins.
Section B: COLLITON CHIMPS – Chimps hit the highest score of the week 468 in their 83-pins victory over Top Pins, with Alex Toms hitting 76. It was Chimps highest home score of the season.
Section C: MAGPIE IMPS – Magpie Imps won by 37-pins away to Hotshots at the Victoria Hotel hitting 435, that score has only been bettered once by a Section C team at the Vic this season and that was Magpie Imps again when they hit 442 against Jokers back in October.
Section D: FRAMPTON ROLLERS – Frampton Rollers won the clash with Swan Abbots their promotion chasing rivals by 47-pins hitting 456 at the Frampton Arms, Moreton.

 

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

Top score in the Ladies League was Louise Legg of Crackerjacs with 56 on alley one at the Colliton Club. The highest team score was 375 in a drawn match between Westenders and Wonder Women at the Spitfire Club Crossways, and Wonder Women notched the highest hand of the week with 65. The highest stick up was 17 by Mel Holland of Wonder Women.


Team performance of the week – VIXENS

Vixens went joint top with a 13-pins victory over Oakettes on alley two at the Trinity Club, hitting 341 which is their highest home score of the season.

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

Top score in the Open League was Kieran Knight of Colliton Imps on alley two at the Colliton Club with 79. The highest team score of the week was 501 and highest hand 86 both hit by Section A leaders Royal Oak Wanderers in their 33-pins victory over Puddletown Wanderers at the Spitfire Club, Crossways.

Team performances of the week
Section A: ROYAL OAK WANDERERS – The Section A leaders had a great night at the Spitfire Club, only falling 4-pins short of this season’s highest team score, which was hit by opponents Puddletown Wanderers at the same venue back in November. Captain Chay Fox led the way hitting 77, remarkably there was only seven stick ups in the Royal Oak’s total compared to Puddletown’s ten. Oak’s 86 on the fifth hand was the best hand of the week, while they started the match with 81.  
Section B: BREWERS BEES – Brewers Bees hit 387, the highest score on alley two at the Trinity Club this season, as they beat Goldies Chimps by 55-pins. Bees anchor man Tony Hewitt hit an impressive 69.  
Section C: UNTOUCHABLES – Untouchables hit 426 which is the highest score hit at the Bladen Club this season, the home side ran out winners by 33-pins against Colliton Supertramps.
Section D: WAREHAM LEGIONAIRES – Wareham Legionaires kept their two point lead at the top of Section D with a 26-pins victory over Merryman at the Frampton Arms, Moreton hitting 425.

Skittlers of the week – Ladies w/c 18 Feb

Top score in the Ladies League were Theresa Rogers of Oakettes at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis and Maggs Edwards of Mix Ups at the Victoria Hotel, both with 62. The highest team score was 397 by league leaders Oakettes in their 66-pins victory over Westenders. The highest hand was 64 by Devils at the Goldies. The highest stick up was 15 by Melanie Cope of Woodpeckers at the Goldies.

Team performance of the week – MIX UPS

 Mix Ups hit 384, which is the second highest score hit at the Victoria Hotel in the Ladies League so far this season. Their 48-pins victory over Crackerjacs keeps the Mix Ups in second place just one point behind leaders Oakettes, Mix Ups twice hit hands of 62. Oddly the Crackerjacs had five players joint top score.