The Colonels/Metropole Cup 2013 got underway this year with round 1 of the 9 round series being played on Saturday 6th April. Despite a smaller than normal size field after an early morning closure due to frost, some good scores were posted in what turned out to be very good playing conditions.
The top spot in the Colonels division could only be decided on count back with both Steve Buse and Kevin Brenton shooting 36 points although Kevin pipped Steve with a back nine of 19 points to Steve’ s 17. Rod Frost finished one point behind with 35 points to finish in 3rd place.
In the Metropole division Dave Flew posted a score of 38 points to beat Tom Meek into first place by a point, Tom’ s score of 37 points securing second place with Martin Rickard coming home in 3rd with a score of 35 points.