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Darts: Bully for Woolpacks Julia McKie
11:54am Tuesday 22nd May 2012 in Darts
WOOLPACK’S Julia McKie checked out on 114 with a bull to seal victory over York John Smith’s Ladies Darts League division three visitors Beeswing.
As Woolpack were winning 8-3, newcomers Shoulder again lost out by the narrowest of margins when Jubilee’s Louise Warren and Brenda Dawe snatched the win in the deciding leg.
Severus ‘B’ were 2-0 down against Burton, but Dot Sellars started the revival and Sev won all the remaining games.
Shepherd ‘B’ proved too strong for their ‘A’ team colleagues, while Sun’s Freda Harman and Debra Blackburn secured the points against Leeman ‘A’.
In division one, Karen Hodgson checked out on 111 in the pairs with Alison Walker in Clifton’s win over Burnholme, whose captain Marj Pearson gamed in 23 darts.
Cueball ‘B’ player Lynne Clapham fired a 25-dart leg including 120 and 100 in her singles and shot out on a two-dart 83 in the pairs with Natalie Farmeary, but still finished on the losing side against Tramways.
Walnut Tree were victorious against Cueball ‘A’ and Slipper captain Doreen Johnstone teamed up with Elaine Metcalfe to secure a hard-fought win over Flag.
Castle Howard Ox ‘A’ raced into a 4-0 lead against Edinburgh with a 24-darter from Sandra Bruce and wins for Maggie Tottie, Danni Laycock and Denise Fowler.
A clean sweep in the pairs kept Ox on top of division two, while the team’s ‘B’ ranks also won, beating Severus ‘A’.
Kate and Sarah Rankeillor snatched a narrow win for Acomb ‘A’ over Acomb ‘B’, while Bootham beat hosts Dick Turpin.