Hartlepool face Indoor Bowls match with Shildon in Denny Cup

WINNERS: Hartlepool Indoor Bowling Club members with the Mail  Club of the Year Award.
WINNERS: Hartlepool Indoor Bowling Club members with the Mail Club of the Year Award.

HARTLEPOOL Indoor Bowls Club start their 2013 Denny Cup campaign on Saturday.

The runners-up in last season’s competition are home and away to Shildon Indoor Bowling Club.

Hartlepool were beaten in the final by Wey Valley, from Surrey, but gave a great account of themselves in reaching the final of a tournament which included over 400 indoor bowls clubs throughout England.

Hartlepool, recent winners of the club of the year prize at the inaugural Mail Sports Awards, have selected the following teams:

At Hartlepool:

Jon Forcer, John Lutz, Carl Higgins and skipped by Paul Hartley

Tom Hall, Matthew Ray, Dave Fenwick and skipped by Glenn Skipp.

Reserves: Mick Broome, Tony Greathead.

At Shildon:

Colin Boston, Dale Oram, Ian Jackson and skipped Vinnie O,Neill

Joe Ballantyne, Albert Ward, Marc Squirrell and skipped by Paul Mosley.

Reserves: Peter Squirrell, Gary Dougherty.

l THE games starts at 10am with all welcome to watch, free of charge.