AS TWENTY-one members fished the Stillwater Shield match on the Withies pool at the Jubilee Fishery.
Benefiting from drawing the golden peg was winner Phil Seedhouse (W25, 61-10) ahead of Rob Holloway (W27, 49-2) and Richard Ford (W36, 45-4). Section wins went to Fred Reynolds (W30, 37-10), Tim Hunt (W5, 21-8) and Steve Foster (W19, 19-12).
WYCHAVON CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER
COMING out on top from peg 45 was Clive Branson, who found quality roach on hempseed fished down the middle of the river.
The former Welsh international loose-fed hemp on a long pole line and fished a strung out rig over the top with roach to 1lb coming to his net.
Evesham Town and Ferry Waters, 67 fished: Branson (Cardiff Nomads) 15-12, Andy Murphy (Shimano Wales) 12-8 (peg 17), Trevor Chalk 9-5 (peg 67), Dave Harris 8-14 (peg seven), Daniel Smith 8-1 (peg 40). Qualifiers: Murphy, Branson and Dave Kirk.
SHAKESPEARE CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER
LAST year’s Shakespeare champion, Welsh International Andy Murphy, claimed victory in the last qualifier of 2012.
Drawn on peg 65, Murphy pinned his faith in a chopped worm and caster approach on the long pole – and it paid off in grand style.
He found several big eels and a host of smaller perch on the flat float to end with a 7-2 total.
Evesham Town and Ferry Waters , 78 fished: Murphy 7-2, Tony Woodhouse 7-0 (peg nine), John Rafferty 6-6-8 (peg 74), Chalk 5-11 (peg 23), Terry Parrott (Sensas WB Clarke) 5-0 (peg 17).
Qualifiers : Woodhouse, Simon Tucker and Rafferty.
EVESHAM AND DISTRICT DISABLED ANGLERS
MEMBERS met at Jubilee Fishery on the Withies Pool with everyone catching.
Results : Jerry Akerman 26lbs 4oz, Mick Leeming 22-10, James Tamson 17-4, Bob Southall 15-10, Pat Howe 14-8, Barbara Marshall 11-12, Howard Norledge 3-14.
Helpers : Doug Greenow 47-4, Pete Brimm 45-12, Russell Davis 16-10, Clive Leeming 16-8, Stan Woods 10-12, Roger Norledge 6-12, Mick Holder 2-4.
MOSELLA MANOR FARM LEISURE
Middle Pool : Kevin Giles (MFL, peg 24) 146-0, Terry Winstone (Bonehill Mill, peg 26) 93-12, Barry Duggan (Warwick Portobello, peg eight) 91-10. Carp and tench caught on dog biscuit, pole and pellet and bread.
Boundary Pool : Phil Tipton (Billy No Mates, peg 30) 223-4, Rob Dawber (Platt Bridge Tackle, peg 36) 127-4, John Newton (Smithys Tackle, peg 17) 74-4. Fourteen fished. Carp, skimmers and tench caught on pole and pellet and groundbait feeder.
Island Pool : Giles (peg 12) 158-0, Rob McKenzie (Glos Ang Centre, peg 27) 139- 4, Rob Avery (Kingfisher, peg 31) 131-4.
Commons, mirrors, F1s and tench caught on dog biscuit, pole and pellet.