Bowls: A much-needed win for Leek One Ladies

LEEK One slightly eased their relegation worries a in Staffordshire Counties Ladies League Division One with a 121-95 defeat of visitors Creda One.

It was only the Beggars Lane ladies’ fifth win from 17 starts and keeps them in a mid-table position.

Scores (Leek names first): Pauline Alcock 21, Dora Leese 5; Pat Alcock 7, Jane Cooper 21; Sandra Clark 21, Kath Stanley 9; Brenda Fry 9, Christine Steele 21; Eileen Hollinshead 21, Kath Bentley 16; Julie Watson 21, Pauline Jones 3; Margaret Wood 21, Carol Faram 20.