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Angling: Veteran match victory for Bryan and Webster
10:49am Friday 26th October 2012 in Sport
JACK BRYAN and Pete Webster were the winners at the latest York & District Amalgamation of Anglers’ veterans’ match at Laybourne Lakes.
Bryan took the honours in the over-70s category with a catch of 26lb 12oz from peg 50 on Marley Pool.
R Dockerty was second at peg 52 with 23lb 6oz.
Webster triumphed in the under-70s section.
He put 24lb on the scales to finish ahead of D Carr, whose net came to 17lb 6oz.
The contest attracted a field of 19 anglers.
Meanwhile, the amalgamation’s Championship of the Yorkshire Ouse takes centre stage on Sunday.
The match is held on all waters above York, except Red House, plus Donkey Woods, Fulford and Palace Ings.
The draw will be made at St Clement’s WMC at 8.30am.
The Tower Trophy is held on the River Ouse the following Sunday on Donkey Woods, Fulford and Palace Ings.
All waters above York, with the exception of Red House (Middle) section, plus Donkey Woods, Fulford and the Palace Ings: York & District Amalgamation of Anglers’ Championship of the Yorkshire Ouse.
Saturday, November 3
Sunday, November 4
Donkey Woods, Fulford, Palace Ings: York & District Amalgamation of Anglers’ Tower Trophy.
Saturday, November 10
Sunday, November 11
Donkey Woods, Fulford, Palace Ings: Acomb Tackle York & District Winter League.
Howsham (opposite Hall): York Angling Association.
Saturday, November 17
Sunday, November 18
Donkey Woods: White Rose AC.
Red House (Bottom), Killingbeck, Poppleton (Above), Poppleton (Moatfield) and Poppleton (Sellars’) waters: Yorkshire Winter League.
Saturday, November 24
Sunday, November 26
Poppleton (Above, the Moatfield, Sellars’), Donkey Woods, Fulford, Palace Ings: York & District Amalgamation of Anglers’ Christmas Cheer match. (If this match is flooded off then it will be fished on Sunday, December 2, cancelling the Animals Hospitals Cup).