County Teams

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Shropshire Juniors break hoodoo!

Shropshire Juniors got their first win over Warwick and Worcester since the 2006 final as they beat them impressively by 61 overall. An awesome away performance at Triplex produced a 32 shot win with five single figure winners, the best of them being Edward Proudlove 3, who was part of a back four that gained 47 shots overall. At home …

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Shropshire v Warwick & Worcester Junior County Preview

Shropshire Juniors start their 2019 campaign against Warwick and Worcester today. We have chosen Hanwood as their home venue, the first time it has ever been used, but was used in the Junior Inter League last season. There are three debutants in the team, Louise Ralphs and Halle Crawford away at Triplex, and Owen Hanmer at home. We only lost …

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Shropshire edge out Yorkshire

There were 5 chalks in it again between Shropshire and Yorkshire, just like the 2016 final, but this time it was us who came out on the right side of the scoreline. Rich Goddard held his nerve last one to win 11 to seal the success, and set us up nicely with a game against North Lancs & Fylde next …

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Shropshire v Yorkshire Preview

Shropshire start their Crosfield Cup campaign against a familiar foe in Yorkshire as the new Selection team look for a positive start. We have gone back to a banker in Newport, last used in 2016 against the Potteries & District. The away side, so reliable in recent years, travel to Crosland Moor. The new selectors, Mark Shore, Keith Walton and …

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New sponsor of Shropshire Senior County

The SCGBA are proud to annoucnce that local multi site motor dealership Budgen Motors have agreed to become shirt sponsor for the Senior County team. We are hopeful this agreement is the start of more long term relationship between both parties. Keith Walton Selector, Dan Minshall Group Sales Manager Budgen Motors, Barry Jennings SCGBA Chairman.

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Junior County Bus Details

The first Junior County game takes place on Sunday 12th May against Warwick and Worcester. The home leg is at Hanwood with the away leg at Triplex. If you would like to book a seat on the coach to Triplex then please contact Phil Scott on 07946 478299. The bus will pick up at Chester Road at 10.20 a.m and …

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Midland Alliance Report

Below is a report on the 2019 Midland Alliance as written by selector Mark Shore, which I am very grateful for. Shropshire played in the Midland Alliance yesterday at Florence Private in Stoke. There were two groups and Shropshire had in their group Potteries B North Mids and South Yorkshire. The first game was versus the Potteries B who had …

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Good luck to our Alliance Team!

Our Midland Alliance team head to Florence in the Potteries to try and win the competition for the first time. This was where Shropshire made their first final back in 2015, losing out by two chalks to Warwick and Worcester. A repeat of that final could be on the cards as they are not in our group, and we also …

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