A Thrilling Finish to the 2-4-2 Mixed Pairs
23 Jan 2015
Congratulations to Dale Knight and Jenny Stockford (Henderson) on winning the 2-4-2 Mixed Pairs on Sunday 19th January.
Both the Semi-Finals were heart-stoppers with Ivan Zonich and Fay Yates (Composite) beating Barclay Lee and Catherine Bien (St Heliers) after an extra end with the final score being 19-17.
Dale Knight and Jenny Stockford beat Sam Taloke and Rima Strickland (Grey Lynn) after a fairly even battle of ends, the Final score being 17-15.
In the Final Knight and Stockford beat Zonich and Yates 14-13. Zonich started the scoring putting a one on the board, Knight replied with a one of his own, the game continuing in this manner until the second to last end. Knight and Stockford were up by two, Zonich and Yates came back with a five putting them in the lead 13-10. Even with the pressure on, Knight still managed to pull a four out of the bag and take the score to 14-13. Zonich and Yates didn’t manage to come back conceding the game 14-13 on time allowed.