Veterans Team

Veterans dip out

Thank you to selector Mike Potter for writing this report below about our Veterans County team. County Veterans Team Championship Group Four Qualifying Round – Thursday, 11th July 2017 Venue – Goodyear Pavilion, Wolverhampton (Staffordshire) An impressive display in their third match saw Shropshire be the first team to topple reigning champions Staffordshire, however with a win, a draw and …

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BCGBA Veterans County Preview

Shropshire Veterans travel to Goodyear looking to qualify for the first time since the format was changed to a regional qualifier. They take an experienced line up there including our two qualifiers in the BCGBA Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans Qualifier, Derek Wright and Ian Foster. Keith Owen and Ian Smith have played in this before, while Keith Walton and …

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BCGBA Veterans County Squad

The squad for the Veterans County this Thursday is as follows: Tony RocheKeith OwenIan SmithKeith WaltonDerek WrightMartin CoddIan FosterBill TarrellCedric Bancroft

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Veterans dip out

The Veterans County team narrowly missed out on qualification for the national finals as they lost out to Staffordshire for qualification. We had lost by just two chalks in the 1st game against them despite having 5 out of the 8 winners, with Mark Thomas the best of them 16. We then won our next two fairly comfortably. We beat …

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Veterans County Championship Preview

The Veterans County Championship takes place tomorrow at Old Shrewsbury with the team looking to make home advantage count as they look to get out of the group for the first time since the format change. They will have to beat Warwick and Worcester, Staffordshire and North Midlands in order to get through a round robin format. There are plenty …

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Veterans County Championship Team

To be played at Old Shrewsbury on 12th July 2018 Commencing at 10.00 a.m. Teams to be at Venue 9.30 a.m prompt. Shropshire, Warwick and Worcester, Staffordshire and North Midlands Teams of eight from squad of twelve. Round Robin Dress Code Applies. Shropshire Squad Graham Dulson Peter Bound Keith Walton Mick Jones Mark Thomas Bill Tarrell Ian Smith Tony Roche …

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BCGBA Veterans County Qualifier Report

Below is a report and pictures from Mike Potter about the BCGBA Veterans County Championship Qualifier on Thursday which we thank him for. County Veterans Team Championship Group Four Qualifying Round – 13th July 2017 Venue – Walsgrave BC Coventry (N. Midlands) Shropshire, despite winning two of their three Group Four round robin games were once again denied a place …

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Veterans County Preview

The Veterans County team aim to qualify from the regional groups for the first time tomorrow as a nine man squad travel to Walsgrave B.C. (behind Walsgrave Pub, Walsgrave Road, Coventry, CV2 4AF). Tony Roche leads the team again and will hope to get through the group on a tough green. They will have to hit the ground running as they …

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Veterans County Team & Draw

British Crown Green Bowling Association Veterans County Championship 2017 The draw and team is out for the 2017 County Veterans Qualifying Round which will take place on Thursday 13th July at 10 a.m. at Walsgrave B.C. (behind Walsgrave Pub) Walsgrave Road, Coventry, CV2 4AF. Our team is as follows: Tony Roche Keith Owen John Clarke Alan Faulkner Cedric Bancroft Mark …

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Veterans win the one game

The Veterans County team started off well beating Staffordshire in the first game before losing to Warwick and Worcester and North Midlands to not qualify for National Finals Day.

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