THE FARM LIONS held De Village Camp Shotgun Championship for a brief moment before the battle of the captains saw Sauna Heats capturing the title and $5 000 when the tournament climaxed on Monday night at the Deighton “Pa” Roach Tennis Centre in Bush Hall.
With both finalists equally matched in terms of a predictable split of three sure winners each, the battle between Lions’ Stig Merritt and former Division 1 footballer and cricketer Dwayne Lynch was always going to be the decider.
When those two met, the contest was locked 2-2 after the Lions’ Sylvan “Lama” Barnett had used all of his wily experience and skills to stop police sergeant Christopher Griffith.
Curtis Jones of the Lions had halted a great fight from Michael “Mikey Jean” Jean 21-14. (KB)
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