JEFF LEADS THE CRUSADERS TO VICTORY!

A stunning 40 shots to 4 victory by Skip Jeff Richards and his team of Alan Jones, Neale Richards and Greg Davies were the difference in the Crusaders winning the points at Ammanford Town last Saturday .

All three other rinks went down in their matches but Jeff’s rink made the difference resulting in the final score being 80 shots to 74 in Crusaders favour!! A truly stunning performance !!

Crusaders came away with 8 points and Ammanford 6.

CRUSADERS WINNING RUN CONTINUES!

The Crusaders won their latest league encounter with a fine win by 86 shots to 66.75 at home to Parc Williams on Saturday. The Crusaders picked up 12 points for their efforts. Three rinks won their games, Jeff Richards by 28-14,Mike Rees by 20-12.75 and The Reverend Elson Phillips by 19-15. Only Clive Coles rink suffered a loss, going down by 19 shots to 25

CURRY NIGHT !

The Club are holding a Curry Night at the Colliers Arms in Pwll on Saturday 27th July with a 7.30pm start.  Tickets are £12 per person and all club members are encouraged to bring their wives/partners along with them. Tickets will be available from Alan Jones from 13th July.

GREG AND DAI AT THE WHEEL!

Club captain Mr Greg Davies

Greg Davies has taken over the role of club captain for the remainder of the season whilst David Lloyd will be in charge of the secretarial duties.

Everyone wishes them well in their new positions and all members are urged to get behind them and provide all the support they need!!

CRUSADERS WIN FOUR POINTS AT CROSS HANDS

The Crusaders came away with four points form their away game at Cross Hands last Saturday. Clive Coles and Mike Rees won their rinks by 17-14 and 21 respectively only for Jeff Richards and The Reverend Eldon Phillips to succumb to defeat in their matches.

Final Score  :  CROSS HANDS 78  CRUSADERS 60

CLUB TOURNAMENT DRAWS

The Draws have been made for the Club Singles and Doubles Tournaments.

SINGLES

Jeff Richards bye

1st ROUND


1 Peter Harris v Tom Williams
2 Alan Jones v Lyn Rees
3 Mel Davies v Clive Coles
4 Eldon Phillips v Jonathan Davies
5 Greg Davies v Gareth Jones

2nd ROUND
Jeff Richards v Dai Lloyd
Chris Walters v winner of game 1
Nigel Richards v winner of game 2
Herbie Morgan v winner of game 3
Wyn Griffiths v winner of game 4
Tudor Morgan v winner of game 5
Alun Davies v Neale Richards
Steff Williams v Andrew


First to 18 shots 21 for the final


First round to by played by 14th July
Second round 4 August
Semi 25 August
Final before 8th September

DOUBLES

1st ROUND

Clive Coles / Wyn  Griffiths
                     V
Gareth Jones / Greg Davies

2. Alun Davies/ Nigel Richards
                      V
Mel Davies / Neale Richards

3 Tom Williams / Jeff Richards
                        V
Steff williams / Tudor Morgan

4 Dai Lloyd / Chris Walters
                   V
Herbie Morgan / Andrew
Winner of this game will have a bye into the semi final


2nd Round

Eldon / Arfon v winner game 1
Peter Harris / Lyn Rees v winner game 2
Jonathan Davies /Alan Jones v winner game 3
Same dates as singles
18 ends and 21 ends for the final

GRAV DROPS A BOMBSHELL !

The Crusaders have been dealt a major blow with Skip Wyndham Gravelle handing in a transfer request!

Grav has decided to move to local rivals, Dafen Welfare, as he wishes to play at a higher level.

Club chairman, Mel Davies said ” Grav will be sadly missed by everyone at the club and we wish him well and all the best with his new club! Thank you Grav for all your hard work over the years and there will always be a place for you at the Crusaders if you ever want to return!”

CRUSADERS CLIMB UP THE TABLE WITH ANOTHER FINE WIN!

The Crusaders won their second match in the week with a ten point winning margin away at Tumble on Saturday.

Reverend Eldon Phillips’ rink lost by four shots, 15 -19, Jeff Richards won his rink by 25 shots to 12 and Wyndham Gravelle and his men won by just the one point by 17 shots to 16. Clive Coles rink drew their game 19 shots all.

Final Score : Crusaders 76 Tumble 66.  Crusaders won 11 points.

VETS TUMBLE TO ANOTHER DEFEAT!

The Vets lost their latest Thursday league game when they lost by 23 shots to 18 against Tumble at Calsonic .

Gareth Jones, Alan Jones and Mel Davies won their rink by 11 shots to 9 but Lyn Rees, Arfon Jones and The Reverend Eldon Phillips lost their game by 14 shots to 7.

Crusaders came away with just 2 points.