Crusaders were back on form on Saturday as they did the double over League leaders Llangennech & Bryn at Dafen Park with a 25 shot winning margin of 86 shots to 61. Crusaders picked up 10 points and the visitors 4.
Other Division 2 Results on Saturday 25th August.
Cross Hands 66 (12) Ty’rfran 64.25 (2)
Cwmaman 72 (12) New Lodge 64 (2)
Tybie 91 (14) Parc Williams 55.75 (0)
The teams for Saturday 25th August at Home to Llangennech & Bryn and The Vets at home to Tumble on Thursday 23rd August are available under the TEAM NEWS section.
Crusaders lost their latest league match on a damp and dismal day at Cross Hands on Saturday!
Two rinks won their games, Mike Rees winning by three shots, 22-19 and Wyndham Gravelle winning by the narrow margin of 1.5 shots even after losing Greg Davies through illness after eight ends.
Mel Davies rink put up a good fight eventually losing by eight shots but Steff Willams and his men went down heavily by 28 shots to 9.
Final Score : Cross Hands 88 (10) Crusaders 66.5 (4)
Other Division Two Scores Saturday 18th August
Parc Williams 58.5 (2) New Lodge 87 (12)
Cwmaman 53 (10) Ty’rfran 48 (4)
Tybie 104 (12) Llandeilo 66 (2)
Crusaders home game with Parc Williams, which was abandoned on Saturday 11th August will now be played at Dafen Park on Wednesday 22nd August with a 5.30pm start.
Crusaders home game with Parc Williams on Saturday was a wash out as the heavy rain caused the match to be abandoned after 3 ends were completed. The club hope to rearrange the game for this coming Wednesday 15th August.
Can all members please return their Club Polo Shirt to Mike Rees by this Saturday please as Mike has to return them to the printers to put on additional sponsors logos!!
All Club Members and their wives,girlfriends or partners are invited to the CRUSADERS CLUB DINNER at the Stradey Arms on Saturday 29th September. A Two Course meal will be paid for by the club and all members are asked to confirm their attendance to David Lloyd or Mike Rees ASAP!
The Crusaders suffered a shock home defeat when they lost to Llandeilo at Dafen Park on Saturday. Only Wyndham Gravelle’s rink won on the day, winning their game by 27 shots to 18. All the other rinks were second best, Reverend Eldon Phillips going down 17-20, David Lloyd by 22 shots to 20 and Jeff Richards losing by 25 shots to 14.
Final Score : Crusaders 78 (2) Llandeilo 85 (12)
The Crusaders Vets team had an impressive 44 shots to 24 win at Garden Village on Thursday. One rink won 24 shots to 4 whilst the other rink drew 20 shots all. Crusaders winning five league points!!
Crusaders promotion hopes suffered a severe blow on Saturday as they were beaten by 40 shots in their visit to Cwmaman!
All four rinks struggled to find anything like their normal form, playing on a very heavy green after the lightening quick one’s in recent weeks!
David Lloyd’s rink were the only one’s who got close to their opponents going down by just two shots, 16 -14.
Jeff Richards saw his men lose by 25 shots to 19 whilst Skips, Reverend Eldon Phillips and Wyndham Gravelle saw their rinks lose by 28 shots to 10 and 29 shots to 15 respectively!
Final Score : Cwmaman 98 (14) Crusaders 58 (0)
Other scores from Division 2 on Saturday 28th July :
Parc Williams 74.75 (4) Tybie 93 (10)
Llandeilio v Llangennech & Bryn Postponed
New Lodge v Ty’rfran Postponed