KGJ Insurance Shropshire Cup Preliminary Round Report
There were three ties in the preliminary round of the KGJ Insurance Shropshire Cup. Highley. Highley won the closest game beating Bridgewater by just 4 chalks at Telepost. Darrell Handley was their best card winning 3, with Chris Pearce replying for the Waterboys. Hadnall edged another close game by 12 against Horsehay on Pontesbury, with three 10 wins by Kerry Dance, Darren Fitzpatrick and Michael Thomas helping them through, with Eth Harris' 6 card not enough for the Telford side. Hadley USC eased through against Hodnet by 67, Phil King the best of their 9 winners winning 2, while Philip Brassington replied with a 10 win. Shifnal received a bye against Woore, who couldn't field a team.