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Darts: Crescent on trail of White Rose Ladies title
11:01am Tuesday 18th February 2014 in Sport
LEADERS Crescent ‘B’ pulled further clear of the chasing pack with a 5-2 win over Carlton Tavern in division one of the York White Rose Ladies Darts League.
Tavern took the first game, but lost the next five as Liza Moore scored 100 and 140 but lost to Crescent’s Becky Glenwright.
Second-placed Ebor hit back from 3-1 down to beat New York 4-3.
Jill Clapham, Christina Davison (114) and Roz Kerr turned the match around for Ebor.
Third-placed Lord Nelson edged to a 4-3 win at home to Lord Collingwood.
Having lost the opener, Nelson took the first pairs game through Vicki Finney (133) and Teresa Simpson.
The sides then traded wins, with Teresa Simpson and Annemarie Black finishing on 70 with a 20, bull finish for Nelson.
Yvonne Wrist hit a 100 for Collingwood, but then Finney shot out in 15 darts to settle the match.
Acomb Sports beat King William, 4-3 with the help of a 107 from Iris Haigue.
Crescent ‘A’, joint leaders of division two, trounced Mitre 6-1, with Milly Mountain firing a 103.
Flag & Whistle’s Tamara Ferguson was the only winner in a 6-1 defeat by New Earswick, despite big scores from Tony Smallwood.
Derwent Arms beat Clarence 4-3, with Claire Rowsby hitting 114 for Derwent and Jayne Cain 100 for Clarence.