Monday 18th September 2017 7:22pm | Match Reports
Herne Bay will be making their second successive semi final appearance in the County Bert Cox cup against Milton Regis, to be played at Folkestone Bowls club on Sunday 24 September. The winners of the tie will play either Bromley or Cobham in the final in the afternoon.
Bay won 3 of the 7 triples played against Herne Bay Probus losing by 17 shots overall
Herne Bay 106 Probus 123
Dave Stuart, John Locke, John Toms 9 - 24 John Offer, John Phillips, Jeff Graham 4 - 41 John Dryland, Rod Stevens, Paul Evans 25 - 8 Steve Caruth, Mike Tibby, Brian Dennis 21 - 9 Cliff Cheeseman, Paul Reddock, Tony Rowson 13 - 17 Colin Hadlow, Roy Chillingworth, Bill Robb 22 - 6 Ted Milton, John Grogan, Brian Gisby 12 - 18
Bay won 4 of the 6 triples played at home to Lenham winning by 18 shots overall.
Herne Bay 101 Lenham 83 ( Mixed match)
Christine Stuart, Bill Gibbon, David Knight 8 - 18 Jeanette Saunders, Eunice Holder, Jim Covill 20 - 15 Colin Hadlow, Lyn Phillips, Brian Gisby 7 - 19 Richie Callanan, Maureen Day, Brian Dennis 26 - 10 Sue Grogan, Diane Wiltshire, Bob Day 22 - 8 Bob Baldwin, Sheila McDowell, Bill Robb 18 - 13
Bay lost by 50 shots in the away game at Maidstone winning only 1 of the rinks played.
Maidstone 139 Herne Bay 89 (Mixed match)
Rod Stevens,Sylvia Sweeting, Maureen Tobutt, Gill Baker 18 - 18 Pat Knight, Linda Green, Alan Jordan, Jim Watson 9 - 27 Martin Maguire, Cath Watson, Bill Gibbon, David Knight 12 - 28 Wendy Green, Dave Parker, Terry Taunton, Ellen Foster 9 - 26 Jeanette Saunders, John Grogan, John Phillips, Colin Holder 17 - 23 Sam Hardy, Chris Adams, Eunice Holder, Peter Gibson 24 - 17