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Match Report

Tue 24 Apr 2012 - SWF Golf Croquet

Cornwall Porthpean v Cornwall Rosevear at Cornwall

Porthpean fielded a team of eight players to Rosevear's seven players.

The morning was cold and dry and everyone was dressed warmly for the days play.

Sixteen singles games of 45 minutes in length were played and four doubles games.

Eleven of the sixteen games went to time with the vast majority being closely fought with just one or two hoop difference and two games resulting in draws.

After lunch the weather changed, and soon the lawns were white with hail stones.v After a brief interlude, play continued with again three games going to time.

Porthpean's Joyce Wilson, with newcomer Graham Clark held Rosevear's experienced players David Edwards and Des Honey to a three all draw, and Porthpean's Russell Moore and Janet Bell beat Rosevear's Maggie Dawson and Stephen Read 7 hoops to 1. This was just Janet's second game with the Porthpean side as she only joined the Club last year.

Porthpean Team: Kathryn Smith, Kathleen Moorshead, Russell Moore, Berle Moore, Janet Bell, Joyce Wilson, Graham Clark , Trevor Bainbridge

Rosevear Team: David Edwards, Stephen Read, Maggie Dawson, Jenny Burrows, Des Honey, Liz Honey, Pam George

Final score: Porthpean 7.5 Rosevear 12.5

SWF GC 24 Apr 2012
Doubles - Jenny Burrows running hoop 5
SWF GC 24 Apr 2012
Joyce Wilson - clearing yellow from hoop 4
SWF GC 24 Apr 2012
Des Honey running hoop 7
SWF GC 24 Apr 2012
SWF GC 24 Apr 2012
Assistant Referee taking up position !
  " let play commence "