Alex wins the Senior Singles at Leamington!!

Alex 5 (640x464)From Jean Collier…..

On the 10 August, Alex Jacobs (Box Bowls Club) became the all England Champion in the Ladies Senior Singles Competition. After numerous rounds to reach the National Finals at Leamington Spa, Alex played 4 rounds over 2 days to reach the final playing some stunning bowls including a well fought semi final match against England bowler Sue
Davies, to take her into the final at the end of day 2 where she beat Gloucestershire bowler Sue Latham 21-8 to be crowned the England Senior Ladies Champion.

From BE Website…..
Bowls Wiltshire’s Alex Jacobs has won the Bowls England Women’s National Senior Singles, sponsored by Dreamdoors.
Alex,  from Box BC, defeated Gloucestershire’s Sue Latham in the final at Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa, after a full day’s play.
Results:
Quarter-finals:
A Jacobs (Wilts) bt A Anderson (D’ham) 21-0;
S Davies (Worcs) bt M Lewis (Oxon) 21-4;
T Howard (Essex) bt T Broderick (N’Hants) 21-16;
S Latham (Glos) bt K Herbison (S’Set) 21-18;
Semi-Finals:
A Jacobs (Wilts) bt S Davies (Worcs) 21-19;
S Latham (Glos) bt T Howard (Essex) 21-8;
Final:
A Jacobs (Wilts) bt S Latham (Glos) 21-8;