On Tuesday 8th August Devizes Demons Ladies Triples team played against a team from Trowbridge Town in their continued effort to be placed high in Division one of their league as the season drifts towards its final matches.
The night was considered very successful with one rink of Sue Long, Les Russell and Ellen Stiles winning 21-13 whilst Patricia Reeves, Joyce Little and Mary Jones missed out by just one shot at 14-15 a total aggregate of 35-28 gave the ladies an overall league point win of 4 points to 2
Report by Team Leader Sue Long
On Monday 24th July Devizes Demons ladies faced a home game against Bath Romans.
On one rink the team of Sue Long, Mary Jones and Ellen Stiles won 15-10 and on the second rink Patricia Reeves, Josie Mulligan and Joyce Little won 30-6 resulting in a convincing overall aggregate score of 45-16 and league points of 6-0. An excellent result all round so well done all.
Report from Josie Mulligan
On Tuesday 18th July Devizes Demons ladies competed in a local derby against the ladies for team Alpha.
On one rink the team of Sue Long, Josie Mulligan and Les Russell lost 15-20 however on the second rink Patricia Reeves, Ellen Stiles and Joyce Little finished with a win of 20-11 giving an overall result 35-31 to Demons ahead by just 4 points and league points of 4 to 2
Report from Josie Mulligan
Devizes Demons Ladies travelled to Melksham to face Spencer Melksham Smarties on 14th July but it was not a happy trip returning home having lost by 39 shots to 20.
On rink one, a below form team of Sue Long, Les Russell and Ellen Stiles lost 7-24 whilst on the second rink the match was closer with Spencers taking it by 15 shots to 13.
Better luck next game ladies
Last Thursday, 29th June, Devizes Demons ladies team in division one of the Nor-West Triples league travelled to Box for their next league game but returned home disappointed.
On one rink the triple of Sue Long, Ellen Stiles and Les Russell almost snatched a point only losing by one shot at 14-15. However the other triple of Joyce Little, Rosemary Bradbury and Patricia Reeves had a bad day at the office losing by 13 shots to 42. presenting Box with a six points win.
Better luck next week ladies.
Report by Josie Mulligan
On the 6th June Demons visited Trowbridge Town and came back with mixed fortunes having won on one rink but lost on the other.
Mary Jones, Sue Long and Joyce Little won 20-11 on their rink whilst Josie Mulligan, Rosemary Bradbury and Patricia Reeves finished with a small loss of 18-21. Total score therefore was 38-32 giving Demons the aggregate and therefore league points of 4-2.
Next week the team travel to Box and then the week after Box come to Devizes so all players will be well aware of each other skills by then which should make for interesting results.