Bowls: Host club on top in Ardbeg mixed rinks

Ardbeg Bowling Club's annual mixed rinks competition was won by the host club's team of Pat Simpson, Kathleen Bell, Andy Williamson and John Preston.
Ardbeg Bowling Club's annual mixed rinks competition was won by the host club's team of Pat Simpson, Kathleen Bell, Andy Williamson and John Preston.

The hosts came out on top in Ardbeg Bowling Club’s mixed rinks competition, with Pat Simpson, Kathleen Bell, Andy Williamson and John Preston lifting the Centenary Trophy.

Ten mixed fours from Ardbeg, Colintraive, Kay Park in Kilmarnock and Rothesay took part, with each team playing five games of seven ends during the course of the day.

The top three rinks were as follows.

Winners: Ardbeg 3 (Pat Simpson, Kathleen Bell, Andy Williamson and John Preston), 9pts +11 shots.

Runners-up: Ardbeg 1 (Lorna Tonner, Sandra Stevenson, Kenny Thomson and Gordon Wokes), 7pts +5 shots.

Third place: Rothesay 2 (Julie Gilchrist, Myra Bommer, Stuart Gilchrist and John Gilchrist), 7pts +4 shots.