Caistor bowlers enjoy home comforts in Memorial Trophy

Trophy winners Reg Percival, De Dewitt, Eric Cockerel, and runners-up John Broddle, Sandra Wood, Peter Marriott with Tony Wallice (chairman) and Jeff Wood (competition secretary) EMN-150817-112152002
Trophy winners Reg Percival, De Dewitt, Eric Cockerel, and runners-up John Broddle, Sandra Wood, Peter Marriott with Tony Wallice (chairman) and Jeff Wood (competition secretary) EMN-150817-112152002

A field of 84 players from across the district enjoyed perfect weather as they competed at Caistor Hillside’s annual August open day.

Two Caistor teams held off all challengers to take the Bernard Borrill Memorial Trophy and runners-up spot.

Reg Percival, De Dewitt and Eric Cockerel receive the Bernard Borrill Memorial Trophy from club chairman Tony Wallice; EMN-150817-112204002

Reg Percival, De Dewitt and Eric Cockerel receive the Bernard Borrill Memorial Trophy from club chairman Tony Wallice; EMN-150817-112204002

The winners of the event, sponsored by Caistor Post Office, were De Dewitt, Reginald Percival and Eric Cockerel who edged Sandra Wood, Peter Marriott and John Broddle into second place.

Caistor ladies provided an excellent selection of refreshments to feed about 100 players and supporters.