County Teams

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Shropshire Juniors finish on a high!

Shropshire Juniors finished on a high as we beat Staffordshire home and away by 61 overall. At home on Old Shrewsbury we won by 21 with 7 winners, Charlie Hotchkiss the best of four single figure winners 21-3. Away on Penn we adapted well in a 40 shot win with another 7 winners. Finn Leonard was best of three single …

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Shropshire vs. Staffordshire Juniors Preview

Shropshire complete their Junior campaign against Staffordshire with still a chance of winning the competition. They are level with Yorkshire and Warwick and Worcester at the top and know a win would seal second if Yorkshire beat Warwick and Worcester next month. They use Old Shrewsbury for their home leg, while the away side go to Penn. Selector Phil Scott …

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5 year BCGBA Senior County Calendar

The 5 year BCGBA Senior County calendar has been released and Shropshire have a perfect opportunity to get one back on Merseyside. They play them second in the 2020 campaign, opening up against South Yorkshire, who we met back in 2016 in a close game. We play Cumbria last, who we beat comfortably this season. In 2021 we have North …

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Shropshire lose out in Semis

Shropshire lost out to Merseyside in the Semi Final of the Senior County. A disappointing home win by just 8 chalks with 6 winners on our usual banker green Pontesbury was our downfall, despite Andy Duckett winning 2 in the middle to claw back a 14 shot deficit after the first four there. On an unusually not cut green at …

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Shropshire v Merseyside Senior County Semi Final Preview

Shropshire look for a place in their first final since 2016 as they take on Merseyside. It is a rematch of last year when we suffered a big away defeat at Wheatsheaf in our opening game. However they have already used this green and take us to Clock Face this time around. We have chosen our banker green of Pontesbury, …

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Shropshire Juniors vs. Staffordshire draw

The draw is out for our final Junior game against Staffordshire. We are using the Old Shrewsbury no.1 green to hopefully provide a big win which will guarantee a chance of a top two spot. The away side go to Penn, a green that Staffs have used regularly and will be familiar to some of our players in Shropshire. WShropshireForAgStaffordshireLWStaffordshireForAgShropshireL1Harry …

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Practice times at Pontesbury

18th July Unavailable 13.30 -16.30 (match in afternoon) available in evening 19th July Available until 18.30 - match in evening 20th July Available no restrictions 21st July Available no restrictions 22nd July Available until 18.30 - match in evening 23rd July Available until 18.30 - match in evening 24th July Available until 18.30 - cup match in evening 25th July …

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Shropshire vs. Merseyside Senior County Teams

The teams for the Semi Final clash between Shropshire and Merseyside are out. Shropshire are using their banker in Pontesbury, while Merseyside are using the Clock Face no.2 green. Teams are below. WShropshireForAgMerseysideLWMerseysideForAgShropshireL1Callum WraightMatty Gilmore  Kevin Kearns CaptSpencer Clarke12Colin BeamanPhil Lee  Andy HayesScott Harries23Darren WellingsDanny Barwise  Mike HavernMartin Lloyd34Glyn HerbertChris Barton  Ant GartsideJon Palmer45Wayne PhillipsIan Sherbrooke  Terry GloverPaul Evans56Kiah RobertsJames Fitzpatrick  Robbie HallStuart Rutter67Richard LawsonOwen Turner  Tex …

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Shropshire beat Wales

Shropshire beat Wales home and away to draw level with Yorkshire at the top of the table. They won at Hanmer by 33 with 7 winners, the best of them being Junior Merit Winner Ben Hinton and Emma Massey-Jones 7. Away at Llandudno Oval and Emmet McKinley was best of four single figure winners 21-4 in a 21 shot win …

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Shropshire Juniors vs. Wales Preview

Shropshire Juniors take on Wales tomorrow looking for our second win in the group. We have chosen a new green in Hanmer, a green that is in Wales! After beating Warwick & Worcester in our first game, we came short against the Champions Yorkshire in our second, but selector Rich Lawson says "the game against Wales will be another tough …

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