SEVERALLS lost their annual cup match with Merriott for the first time in a few years with a final score of 91-87. 

   Scores: L Noad, C Phinn, S Rees and R.Devney 26, D Baker 16; P Robbins, A Dow, H Black and R Radford 9, C Parsons 21;  N Austin, N Patel, B McCallum and D Rees 11, J Parsons 22; Alec Larcombe, V Black, D Wallis and G Chant 20, N.Whitfield 19;  M Gilbert,  M Rawe, W Gilbert and K Leamon 21, A Davies 13.

    Severalls entertained Sherborne in a Wessex Mixed Friendly League match, winning on all four rinks for an 81-66 success to take all 16 points.

    Scores: P Robbins, W Gilbert, D Wallis and K Leamon 20, C Rymell 15; M Gilbert, H Leamon, M Rawe and R Hodder 22, H.Paull 18;  S Hodder, T Robins, S Rees and D Rees 21, B Wallis 18; N Austin, N Patel, H Black and R Radford 18, B Plympton 15.

    The Ladies versus Gents match was played in a different format this year - a round robin. The Gents won 68-48.