CAROL HARPIN, of Marsh United, retained the prestigious Huddersfield Ladies Merit crown at Netherton Con.
Harpin, who is also treasurer of the league, won the title with a 21-10 victory against Meltham BC’s Andrea Buckley to lift the trophy and claim the £100 winner’s cheque.
First round Ann Rose (Marsh Utd) 21 Karen Gant (Meltham) 14, Cath Townend (Linthwaite CBC) 20 Andrea Buckley (Meltham) 21, Elaine Lunn (Almondbury BC) 21 Eileen Vickers (Outlane) 15, Alison Heal (Linthwaite CBC) 7 Linda Gledhill (Marsh Utd) 21, Lynn Carter (Cowcliffe Lib) 21 Jacquie Roper (Meltham) 15, Diane Jessop (Jackson Bridge) 12 Marjorie Haigh (Marsh Utd) 21, Freda Beaumont (Meltham) 21 Kate Atkinson (Farnley Tyas) 16, Ann Hinchliffe (Lockwood Con) 14 Carol Harpin (Marsh Utd) 21.
Quarter-finals: Rose 15 Buckley 21, Lunn 21 Gledhill 16, Carter 17 Haigh 21, Beaumont 14 Harpin 21.
Semi-finals: Buckley 21 Lunn 20, Haigh 17 Harpin 21.
Final: Buckley 10 Harpin 21.
The Huddersfield Ladies League Hilda England pairs final takes place on Sunday at Waterloo BC (1.00).
Additional car parking is available at Mark Riley hairdressers and the draw is:
First round: E Wooltorton and C Kaye v P Wilde and S Gibson, P McDonagh and E Smith v V Rollinson and B Butterfield, M Whitehouse and L Carter v S Gibson and H Abbott, J Harrison and M Hughes v B Buckley and J Evans.
Waterloo BC will host the finals of the Ladies League Nunns Trophy, on Sunday, September 7 (10.00).
Golcar Lib B take on Cowcliffe Lib B and Syngenta C face Milnsbridge BC A in the semi-finals and the final will be contested afterwards.
Nunns Trophy third round scores: Golcar Lib B 178 Shepley B 161, Linthwaite CBC B 139 Cowcliffe B 155, Milnsbridge Lib A 151 Syngenta C 179, Skelmanthorpe 121 Milnsbridge BC A 171.
Syngenta (back green) will host the final day of the ladies’ Sanderson Cup competition on Sunday, September 14 (10.00).
In the semi-finals Mirfield Old Bank will take on Meltham A and Marsh United face Almondbury BC B. The final will follow afterwards.
Sanderson Cup fourth round results: Mirfield OB 163 Almondbury BC A 143, Meltham A 147 Brockholes A 123, Linthwaite Hall A 106 Marsh Utd A 151, Netherton Con A 103 Almondbury BC B 176.
The Huddersfield Conservative League Horace Walker Handicap, sponsored by Daisy Lane Books, takes place at Netherton Con on Monday (6.45).
The draw will be made on the night from the following players:
Finalists: A Harper (Lockwood) (3), G Wilkinson (Lockwood) (4), D Slattery (Lockwood) (5), R Harper (Lockwood) (3), A Cooper (Moldgreen) (3), J Metcalfe (Moldgreen) (2), A Wike (Springwood) (3), P McWilliam (Almondbury) (5).
Latest qualifiers in the Mirfield Old Bank Autumn Double are: Andrew Spragg and Chris Macdonald (Chesterfield/Congleton) and Gary Smith and Steve Copeland (Leeds).
Latest results in the Jack Pearson-sponsored Huddersfield Veterans League: