AC Association Croquet

League The Anderson Shield is a new regional team competition for level advanced AC play sponsored by the East Anglian Federation. Teams consist of four players with a minimum handicap of 0 and an aggregate handicap of at least 10. (Teams of 3 with a minimum aggregate of 7½ may be used for play at clubs with only one court.)

The competition format is a single-life knock-out.

Fixtures contact: Simon Hathrell

League tables by year:
AC Anderson Shield results by year:

Date Opponents Venue Results (Watford names first)
Wed 16 Aug
Newport Home

WON 4-3

All games: ±(Net index points: 0)
Nick Archer (1½) &
Adam Huby (8)
beat Cliff Jones (1½) &
Fran Lambert (9)
Alan Clark (3) lost to Max Byfield (7) -11
Arthur Reed (3½) lost to Andrew Gregory (2) -10
Nick Archer (1½) beat Cliff Jones (1½) +3
Alan Clark (3) beat Andrew Gregory (2) +1T
Arthur Reed (3½) beat Max Byfield (7) +9
Adam Huby (8) lost to Fran Lambert (9) -1T
Tue 19 Sep
Pinchbeck Wrest Park

WON 4-3

All games: ±(Net index points: +20)
Arthur Reed (3½) &
André Machell (5)
lost to Peter Hanley (2) &
Ken Knock (10)
Alan Clark (3½) lost to Gordon Mills (3½) -3T
Stephen Mills (3½) beat Charles Ostler (3) +20
Arthur Reed (3½) beat Peter Hanley (2) +26
Alan Clark (3½) beat Charles Ostler (3) +21
Stephen Mills (3½) beat Gordon Mills (3½) +13
André Machell (5) lost to Ken Knock (10) -3

Handicap change: Stephen Mills 3½ to 3

Statistics (Watford players)
Name Singles
Stephen Mills2-00-02-0
Nick Archer1-01-02-0
Alan Clark2-20-02-2
Arthur Reed2-10-12-2
Adam Huby0-11-01-1
André Machell0-10-10-2
± Handicap Advanced

Matches start at 10.00 am unless otherwise indicated.

See also: