County Teams

All County Team News / Important dates / Announcements will be posted and displayed here. Each post will be released to either the Senior, Junior or Veteran Team.

Practice Times at Pontesbury

As things stand practise time are OK at all times for the County team apart from the following times: 18:30 Onwards Monday, Tuesday and Friday (league matches) 13:30 – 17:00 Thursday (league matches) If there are any changes because of cup or rearranged matches then it will be posted on here. If there any issues getting in please contact Mo …

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Shropshire v Wales Senior County Teams

Endsleigh Senior County Championship Match Shropshire v Wales to be played on Sunday 4th June 2017 Home Venue: Pontesbury Nags Head Green. Address: The Nags Head, Pontesbury, SY5 0QD 1) Rich Goddard v Leighton Roberts 2) Callum Wraight v Paul Hallett 3) Darren Wellings v Geraint Williams 4) Kiah Roberts v Richard Zolman 5) Clay Flattley v Robin Bennett 6) …

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Shropshire Juniors Secure Big Win

Shropshire Juniors secured a big win today in their first Drakes Pride Junior County Match against Potteries & District. We won by 126 at home and 125 away, helped by two walkovers given at the away leg by their opponents, despite them having 7 reserves named. We had 11 winners home and away with Josh Warner and Jacob Holden the two players …

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Shropshire v Potteries and District Junior County Preview

Shropshire start their Drakes Pride Junior County campaign against Potteries and District with a new look young squad. There are 7 changes to the team who lost in last season’s Semi Final against Yorkshire, but selector Phil Scott says “this squad is definitely good enough to win the first game. It is a young squad with a few younger bowlers, …

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Shropshire v Warwick and Worcester Review

Shropshire stunned Warwick and Worcester today in the Endsleigh Senior County Championship winning home and away in a 47 shot success. It didn’t start off to well after the first fours at both venues as we found ourselves down by 5 overall despite 5 winners. It could have been much better, Callum Wraight at number led Gareth Herbert 18-3 and …

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Shropshire v Warwick and Worcester Preview

The quest for the 2017 Crosfield Cup starts in earnest today and it couldn’t have started with a much tougher tie. Multiple winners Warwick and Worcester are the opponents and they are using their banker green in the George to take us on, while we sprung a surprise in picking the Bowring, a green that has only been used once …

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Midland Alliance Scores, Report & Pictures

Both Shropshire teams fell short in their quest for the Midland Alliance, one by only a handful of chalks. Shropshire A’s loss in our first game against Staffordshire cost us in the end as that team finished top of the group. We only had 3 winners in an 11 shot loss, with Paul Reeves the best of them winning 12. In the second …

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Shropshire finish 2nd in Groups

Shropshire finished 2nd in the two Midland Alliance groups today (the draw was different to what had been published), the B team losing out by a few chalks to Warwick and Worcester, who beat Staffordshire in the final by 35. There will be full scores available later on in the week.

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Midland Alliance Preview

The 2017 Midland Alliance takes place tomorrow at Donnington Wood and Shropshire have two teams looking to win the trophy for the first time. Team A features several players looking to get themselves back into the county as long as a few newcomers looking to make their mark. Ian Gaut, Peter Grimston and Tony Rhodes have all featured in the …

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Drakes Pride Junior County Match – Shropshire v Potteries

To be played on Sunday 14th May 2017 Home venue is Severnside (1) Commences 2 pm. Draw is as follows Shropshire names first: Toby Foxall v Ryan Dodd Matt Parry v Fraser Page Rhys Marshall v Tom Hollinshead Kelly Price v Elina Rowley Kieran Jones v Mollie Allen George Cooper v Dillon Porter Harry Parsonage v Joshua Hamilton Matt Beck …

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