Croquet competition heats up


With only two home and away games before the finals, Shepparton White travelled up to clash with the strong Deni Diamonds. The first block of singles showed June Hoge and Marg Gleeson win well, with Ian Grose and Peter Watson just falling short 7/5 and 7/6 respectively.

The reverse singles have seen a great win to Peter Watson…defeating the Deni legend, John James. Shepp White defeating Deni Diamonds by two games.

Shepparton Green team played at home this week and had a narrow victory against Numurkah Blue. The Shepp Green team now look secure in the top four. Defeating Numurkah Blue 6 games 72 hoops to Numurkah 6 games 65 hoops. It was a very even performance by the Green team with Louise Comer helping out once again. Strong efforts by Jenny Kneebone pushing Numurkah ace, Kevin Hansen but eventually losing 6/7.