EBA BOWLS: Awesome Ayscoughfee trio are crowned county kings

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AYSCOUGHFEE trio Paul Caress, Chris Warboys and Ashley Caress lifted the Triples title at the county EBA bowls finals.

Held at Long Bennington Bowls Club, the Spalding side won by a four-shot margin to become county champions.

The threesome have already qualified to represent Lincolnshire at the National Finals at Worthing on August 17, but further rubber-stamped their dominance in Lincolshire.

They played seven matches to win the title, beating a set from Cleethorpes in the last four before seeing off a set from Stickney in the final.

Ben Wilson, of the Royal Mail Cart, was also on top form as he won the under-18 title 21-13. However, this is the only county title that does not go forward to play in the National Finals.

• EBA Section Four Club Championship (Spalding area): Group B leaders Gosberton were stunned by Bourne Town last week.

Having gone clear at the top following a three-game winning spree, Bourne reeled them in with a superb 10-0 win.

A 22-shot haul from M Thompson, T Ayliff, T Burton and P Dimbleby was the highlight for Town, as Gosberton saw their lead cut to just one point.

Castle are now second having drubbed Deepings 10-0 with three convicincing rink returns.

Results: Group A – Ayscoughfee A 10 Donington 0 (71-40); Holbeach USC A 0 Carter’s Park 10 (29-72); Spalding Town A 8 Holbeach USC A 2 (71-46); Royal Mail Cart A 1 Spalding Town A 9 (42-52). Group B – Deepings 0 Castle 10 (30-65); Long Sutton 10 Spalding Town B 0 (62-31); Billingborough 2 Royal Mail Cart B 8 (41-50); Bourne Town 10 Gosberton 0 (60-40). Triples A – Goodfellowship 10 Spalding Town A 0 (64-27); Billingborough 0 Long Sutton 10 (37-58). Triples B – Gosberton 2 Castle A 8 (43-46); Ayscoughfee 7 Holbeach USC A 3 (57-43); Moulton Harrox B 8 Royal Mail Cart 2 (48-46).