AC Association Croquet

National The Secretary's Shield is a national knock-out competition between the winners of the regional leagues in the previous year. Watford enters the Secretary's Shield in 2007 as a result of winning the Beds & Herts league and the East Anglian Croquet Federation trophy in 2006. This is Watford's second year in the Secretary's Shield. In 2006 we lost in the first round to Woodhall Spa.

Fixtures contact: Simon Hathrell

Secretary's Shield match results by year:

All games: H 26pt Handicap
Date Opponents Venue Results (Watford names first)
Round 1
Sat 16 Jun
Nottingham Home

LOST 3-4

(Net index points: 0)
Ian Parkinson (2) &
John Bee (8)
lost to William Gee (2) &
Michael Finnigan (9)
Arthur Reed (3) beat Don Martin (10) +11
Quiller Barrett (9) lost to Nigel Hames-Keward (10) -6
Ian Parkinson (2) lost to William Gee (2) -10
Arthur Reed (3) beat Michael Finnigan (9) +7
John Bee (8) beat Nigel Hames-Keward (10) +7
Quiller Barrett (9) lost to Don Martin (10) -3

Statistics (Watford players)
Name Singles
Arthur Reed2-00-02-0
John Bee1-00-11-1
Quiller Barrett0-20-00-2
Ian Parkinson0-10-10-2

The full set of results can be found on the CA website.