Ladies teams continue impressive run of form

Pocklington Ladies’ A and B teams maintained their winning form in the Fulford League.

The B team beat Boston Spa 67-41 with Jean Hunter/Di Flint notching up 26 games, Andrea Bland/Loobie Kettlewell 24, and captain Angela Bush/Rosanne Dane 17.

The A team travelled to Copmanthorpe to play their first team and returned with a 68-40 success.

Ruth Hill/Fiona Lambert won 20 games and both Liz Jones/Helen Whilesmith and Emma Owen/Mel Duncan secured 24 games apiece

Pocklington Ladies A team won 7-2 at Driffield LTC A, Ruth Hill/Emma Owen picking up three sets and both Lisa Eade/Mel Duncan and Rachel Bloom/Fiona Lambert winning two apiece.

The Ladies B welcomed Market Weighton A and although Andrea Bland/Louise Wilkinson and Loobie Kettlewell/Jean Hunter both won one set apiece, it was not enough to stop the visitors from claiming a 7-2 success.

The Ladies D team thrashed Driffield LTC D 9-0.

Captain Ali Smith/Gill Jackson, Mel Watson/Lizzie Sedgwick dropped very few games, and Sheila Williams/Jenny Wood lost only one game in their three sets.

Tie-breaks were evident in the Mixed B team match against league leaders Beverley and East Riding.

Loobie Kettlewell/Ross Gleig lost two sets on tiebreaks, Jean Hunter/Dave Gamble lost one tiebreak and although Rachel Bloom/Jim Holding won Pock’s only set, the team went down 1-8.

Pocklington Mixed C Team went into their match with Sledmere knowing that a win would secure their status in Division Two.

Jim Bloom/Di Flint, Chris French/Sue Sumner and Matthew Jones/Val French were on top form to secure a 6-3 win.

In Division Two of the Driffield Mens League, Pocklington Mens B team overcame Driffield LTC A 5-4.