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Cousins lead the way at Shiplate Farm fishing match
10:00am Saturday 20th October 2012 in Sport
COUSINS Rich Hawkins and Kirk Pinkett took top prizes at the weekend in separate matches and Kirk's father, Julian Pinkett, managed best weight on the Main Lake and nephew John Hawkins managed a respectable sixth place at the start of the Shiplate Winter Series.
After the first frost of Autumn it was never going to be an easy match with maggot being the favoured bait by many.
The match was held on the Main Lake and Hawthorns.Everyone in the Winter Series weighed in and the results have started the points table towards the final in March.
1st Rich Hawkins peg 13 H, 60lb 2oz2nd Tim Lewis peg 11 H, 55lb 8oz3rd Julian Pinkett peg 4a M/L 27lb 2ozSilvers went to Steve Howell peg 3 M/L, 23lb 7ozBristol Post Office held a match on the Westpool(15 pegs)1st Kirk Pinkett peg 7, 50lb 12oz2nd B. Sowden peg 4, 46lb 4oz3rd Dave Evans peg 2, 41lb 14oz