St George The Winsford Homes Page 2001



St Georges lifted their second trophy of the season when they beat Middleport Park (Potteries) in the final of the Winsford Homes Super Cup today.  They were were the first Shropshire team to qualify for finals day and after a shaky start against South Yorkshire outfit Crookesmoor they had six winners in a 24 shot winning margin with Glyn Picknell 21-9 and Andrew Jones 21-6 best.  In the other semi final Middleport Park, the reigning B.C.G.B.A. Club British Team Champions overcome The George from Warwick & Worcester.


Full scores from the final

St Georges     Middleport Park
Mark Burroughs 13 21 Ian Bromley
Alan Palin 21 17 Rich Burgess
Jim Kellett 15 21 Nick Tideswell
Glyn Picknell 21 11 Pete Nixon
Gary Cooper 21 15 Dave Rhodes
Kevin Blount 8 21 Joe Melvin
Ian Gaut 21 18 Eric Thornley
Andrew Jones 14 21 Mark Melvin
Mick Jones 21 14 Keith Williamson
Tony Rhodes 21 6 Mick Bromley


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St Georges win by 11 after Keith Williamson was 17-14 down and conceded his game as St Georges gained the winning chalk.


Winning Captain Mick Jones receiving the Trophy and winner's 

prize money of 600 from competition organiser Arthur Land


The winning team and Andrew Jones' arm


There's only one Kevin Blount who is now a regular recipient of the "Hat" for the worst St Georges performance


The Palins celebrate!


Best of mates Bully and Tadger!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



The Rhodes!!!!!!!!!!!!! (Markers extraordinaire!!!!!!!!!)




Julie Blount with Friend and Husband!


The future's bright with Rhodes and Burroughs Junior



The cup filleth over!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!