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

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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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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Shropshire into Semis

Shropshire eased into the Semi Finals with a comfortable home and away win over Cumbria. They had 10 winners at home on Hanmer to win by 88 overall there, with Callum Wraight leading the way at number one winning 3, to earn him overall man of the match, in what proved to be a successful choice of green. Rich Lawson …

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Senior County vs. Cumbria Preview

Shropshire have one more hurdle to negotiate if they are to qualify for the Semi Finals of the BCGBA Senior County. We have beaten Yorkshire and North Lancs & Fylde and now take on winless Cumbria. We have turned to a new green in Hanmer to try it out, after being unlucky back in 2013 when we played Yorkshire there …

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