Mon-Me­nai on the up

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MON-ME­NAI cel­e­brated an all-con­quer­ing cam­paign in the Fed­er­a­tion of Bowls As­so­ci­a­tions’ Cham­pi­onship when they out­per­formed last-match ri­vals Pre­ston to clinch the Divi­sion 6A ti­tle.

The new cham­pi­ons emerged from Sun­day’s ac­tion with a 21-11 score­line from their fourth win­ning match, with de­tailed statis­tics of dom­i­nance by 13-11 games and 418-360 points.

At Bethesda, MonMe­nai’s re­turns were 8-4 games and 213-158 points, John Roberts top block with 21-8.

Away at Ley­land’s Fox Lane club, the lo­cals trailed 5-7 in games but edged ahead by 205-202 points, thanks mainly to Geraint Booth and John Evans, both on 21-8, and Barry Harris 21-9.

As Divi­sion 6A cham­pi­ons, Mon-Me­nai have gained pro­mo­tion to Divi­sion 5 next sea­son.

They will now com­pete in the Cham­pion of Cham­pi­ons’ show­down at Hal­i­fax on Sun­day, Septem­ber 23, among the eight group win­ners.

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