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Two junior finals at Acle go all the way to the very last end

PUBLISHED: 12:41 29 March 2017

Finley Brown and Martia Linford with Jill Saunders. Picture: Brian Grint.

Finley Brown and Martia Linford with Jill Saunders. Picture: Brian Grint.

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Acle Indoor Bowls held its junior finals and both went to the last end.

In the Under 12s, 10-year-old Martia Linford met 11-year-old Finley Brown and after some close bowling, Martia won 9-5.

In the Under 16s Ryan Garman played Dominic Cook. The game swung back and forth with a final end having six bowls within 15 inches of the jack. Ryan eventually won 11-7. The Saunders Cup and the Shield was presented by Jill Saunders.

At home to Dereham A, the Men’s B team wanted as many points as possible. Brian Kirby, Will Jeffries, John Harris and Wyn Willimott were in devastating form and won 42-6. Johnstone Mackie, Andy Flynn, Arthur Jolliffe and Alan Benson-Nutt won 33-19, Brian Grint’s rink finished 20-21 and Barney Wymer’s rink lost 14-15. Result 109-61 overall and 5-2.

Caister BC is holding a coffee morning in the pavilion on Sunday, 10am-noon.

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