Tenpin: Dramatic finish to Sunday Trios League

PUBLISHED: 16:00 26 July 2018

Phat Bs and Alley Gators celebrate their success

Phat Bs and Alley Gators celebrate their success


The Sunday Trios League at Rollerbowl, City Pavilion went right down to the wire at the weekend.

Five of the six places were still up for grabs in the scratch and handicap leagues, with only scratch champions Phat Bs decided three weeks ago.

They rounded off a record breaking season with 258 points, the highest in the league’s 25-year history.

Pinpals were runners-up and Clappers finished third, just two points back.

Alley Gators won the handicap title, ahead of Angry Birds and Misfits.

High games: Bobby Mitchell 246; Jeff Arrow 243, 214; Richard Halls 235, 232; Luke Cropley 235, 204; Marc Newman 225, 215; Garry Kingston 218; Paul Mitchell 215, 205; Allen Jones 209; Jamie Kingston 211. High series: Halls 658, B Mitchell 608; Arrow 607; Cropley 605; Newman 602, P Mitchell 600; Joe Caine 550; Jones 547; J Kingston 529; G Kingston 521.

Results: Hammerettes 0 Pinpals 8 (handicap 4-4); Clappers 8 Angry Birds 0 (6-2); Phat Bs 8 Spinners 0 (4-4); Misfits 0 Alley Gators 8 (2-6).

Averages, men: Cropley 202.1; P Mitchell 199.9; B Mitchell 199.1; women: Lisa Sherer 158.8; Rebecca Martin 152.6; Jane Kingston 143.8.

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