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Bowls: Railway Amateurs loss is boost to Selby
10:28am Friday 8th June 2012 in Bowls
Selby, still unbeaten in division one of York Amateur Bowling Association, stay top of the table after main rivals Railway Amateurs went down 6-2 to RI Corinthians.
Holgate WMC are the only club within striking distance of these two with only one defeat out of five.
West Park beat Nestlé Rowntree 6½-1½ to replace them at the top of division two, with undefeated Hull Road Park taking second spot only 1½ points behind with a game in hand.
Early leaders Bootham have lost ground after three defeats in four games.
Hull Road Park continued their good league form to provide the surprise of round one in the Williamson Cup with an 88-74 defeat of Haxby Road, a strong first division side.
Williamson Cup, round 2:
Monday July 2: University v Railway Amateurs, Osbaldwick v Dringhouses, Dunnington ‘A’ v Shipton, RI Corinthians v Selby, Copmanthorpe v Stewart, Hull Road Park v Nestlé Rowntree, Burnholme v Holgate WMC, Clifton v Holgate.
Freedom & Fellowship Cup, round 1:
Monday July 2: (1) Dunnington ‘B’ v Scarcroft (on West Park), (2) Poppleton v Retreat, (3) Vickers v Harrogate, (5) Minster v Heworth Cons. Round 2: Monday July 9: Bootham v Winners of (3), Winners of (1) v West Park, (5) v (2), Poppleton Road WMC v Haxby Road.
Singles: Saturday August 4.
Pairs: Sunday June 24 (Prelim), Sunday July 8, July 22 & August 5.
Triples: Friday June 22 (Prelim), Friday July 6, 20 & August 10.
Fours: Friday June 29 (Prelim), Friday July 13 & August 10.
Finals Day: Saturday August 18.
Entries can still be accepted in all disciplines. Phone B Walker on 01904 416006.