Datchworth's Blue team draw at Hartham Common

PUBLISHED: 13:21 27 August 2008 | UPDATED: 22:04 26 October 2009

DATCHWORTH BC s East Herts Bowls League Division One Blue team drew 32-32 with Hertingfordbury at Hartham Common. In what was their last game of the season, Mike Mahoney, Richard Andrews and skip Les Parsley took the lead early on. At one stage they held

DATCHWORTH BC's East Herts Bowls League Division One Blue team drew 32-32 with Hertingfordbury at Hartham Common.

In what was their last game of the season, Mike Mahoney, Richard Andrews and skip Les Parsley took the lead early on.

At one stage they held an 11-shot advantage.

The home side then came back at them over the closing stages, but they held on to win 20-13.

Steve Arnold, Brian Gilbert and skip Peter Hills never found the green as they lost the first four ends, dropping a six on the third.

Although they won the end count of the remaining ends 8-6, they never recovered that dropped six, eventually losing 19-12.

While this was happening, another Datchworth side were in action at Turkey Farm.

The men of Aston Crowns got bowls revenge for Aston's loss to Datchworth the night before in the Stevenage Mixed League.

The East Herts League Division Two match ended with the hosts' Gold team losing 36-25.

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