AC Association Croquet

League BEDS & HERTS LEAGUE

Last year Watford came 6th in the league, only managing one win and two draws; the winner of both the Beds & Herts League and the East Anglian Regional play-off last year was St. Albans.

This year's Regional final will be played at Newport on Saturday 21st September.

Fixtures contact: Simon Hathrell

Watford match results by year:

League tables by year:
All games: H 26pt Handicap
Date Opponents Venue Results (Watford names first)
Wed 17 Apr Wrest Park Home

WON 6-0

(Net index points: +40)
Alan Clark (1½) &
Nick Archer (2)
beat Bryan Harral (-½) &
Peter Aspinall (11)
+2
Arthur Reed (2½) &
André Machell (7)
beat John Tew (7) &
Geoff Strutt (9)
+6T
Alan Clark (1½) beat Bryan Harral (-½) +22
Nick Archer (2) beat John Tew (7) +3
Arthur Reed (2½) beat Geoff Strutt (9) +8
André Machell (7) beat Peter Aspinall (11) +16
Wed 8 May Letchworth Away

WON 4-2

(Net index points: 0)
Nick Archer (2) &
John Smallbone (3½)
beat Terry Mahoney (1½) &
Colin Davies (9)
+12
Geoff Johnson (2) &
Adam Huby (8)
beat George Woolhouse (2½) &
John Hall (10)
+4
Geoff Johnson (2) beat Terry Mahoney (1½) +6T
Nick Archer (2) lost to George Woolhouse (2½) -10
John Smallbone (3½) lost to Colin Davies (9) -1T
Adam Huby (8) beat John Hall (10) +4T
Wed 5 Jun St. Albans Home

DREW 3-3

(Net index points: -20)
Simon Hathrell (-1) &
Mark Homan (6)
beat Heather Bennett (3½) &
Stuart Stafford (18)
+5
Arthur Reed (2½) &
Adam Huby (8)
beat Stephen Mills (14) &
Roger Bowman (16)
+6T
Simon Hathrell (-1) beat Heather Bennett (3½) +21
Arthur Reed (2½) lost to Stephen Mills (14) -24
Mark Homan (6) lost to Roger Bowman (16) -2
Adam Huby (8) lost to Stuart Stafford (18) -6T
Tue 11 Jun Meldreth Away

LOST 1-3

(Net index points: -20)
Simon Hathrell (-1) &
André Machell (6)
lost to Robert Skeen (5) &
Alec Osborne (14)
-3T
John Smallbone (3½) lost to Keith Holgate (14) -24
Simon Hathrell (-1) &
John Smallbone (3½)
beat Chris van Essen (5) &
Alec Osborne (14)
+10
André Machell (6) lost to Robert Skeen (5) -18
bye Home  
Wed 31 Jul
(10:30 start)
Northampton Home  

Statistics (Watford players)
 
Name Singles
W-L
Doubles
W-L
Total
W-L
Nick Archer1-12-03-1
Arthur Reed1-12-03-1
Adam Huby1-12-03-1
Simon Hathrell1-02-13-1
Alan Clark1-01-02-0
Geoff Johnson1-01-02-0
André Machell1-11-12-2
John Smallbone0-22-02-2
Mark Homan0-11-01-1

Totals
7-77-114-8

 

Final league position for Watford:


EACF League Championship play-offs (3-way match for Beds & Herts, Essex & Suffolk and Northern league winners.

All games: H 26pt Handicap
Date Opponents Venue Results (Watford names first)
Sat 21 Sep [tba] Newport  


See also: