NEWS UPDATE FOR WEEK COMMENCING 15 July, 2019
Town’s Kennet A visited Reading coming off the back of previous good league wins, but got comprehensively beaten by a very good, full strength, team. Reading complemented Town by fielding, possibly, the strongest team they could and ended up winning comfortably 46-111.
Town B also suffered a defeat, at home, to Caversham, 66-78. Town did manage one winning rink, Paul Stanley, Tony Ruffell, Cy Woodward and skip Andy Mayne, 22-12, but the losses on the other rinks meant a win to Caversham.
Town C were in action away at Thicket in the KLV, winning on all three rinks, 48-37. Two rinks tied for top ring honours. John Williams, Ben Broers and skip Pash Bhardwaj, 16-12 and Jim Mitson, Bill Pearson and skip Tony Ruffell, 15-11.
Town were away to Royal Household in the Royal Shield, but lost the match 40-57. Town did have two winning rinks, Yoneko Stuart, Phil Markwell and skip Carol van Noorden, 18-16, and Joyce Motley, Julie Beal and skip Kim Eales, 15-14, but the heavy loss on the third meant Town lost the game, but came away with 4 valuable points.
In the TVL, Town travelled to Wokingham where they secured wins on two of the three triples, winning the game overall 53-34. Kim Eales skipped her triple of Jean Mitchell and Yoneko Stuart to a 25-7 win, whilst Carol van Noorden with Chris Wright and Kathy Wells won 19-9.