Thursday, 9 June 2016

Colchester A round-up

Colchester A finished in 4th place in NECL Division 1, with two draws and a defeat in their last three matches seeing them slip away from the top of the table. 4th place was a decent result for a team who had only been promoted to the top division in the previous season.


Twelve matches were played by the A team, with five wins, three draws and two defeats in the league; a win (on board count) and a defeat in the knockout. The player statistics (by board) are:


Board 1 (Total 5.5/12)
Matt Stemp2/2
Ian Gooding3.5/7
Alex Orava0/2
Nathan Barnes0/1


Board 2 (Total 6.5/12)
Alex Orava2/2
Nathan Barnes1/1
Matt Stemp3/6
Norbert Voelker0.5/1
Felix Schnell0/2


Board 3 (Total 7/12)
Felix Schnell2/3
Nathan Barnes2.5/4
Alex Orava1/2
Norbert Voelker1/2
Mike Wagstaff0.5/1


Board 4 (Total 7/12)
Svein Kjenner2/2
Alex Orava1/1
Felix Schnell1/1
Norbert Voelker1/1
Nathan Barnes1/2
Clive Bellinger0.5/1
Mike Wagstaff0.5/2
Martin Harris0/1
John Duff-Cole0/1

Saturday, 4 June 2016

Colchester D round-up

Colchester D finished in 5th place in NECL Division 3 (exactly the same position as in the previous season), with two wins, three draws and three defeats in the league. They didn't play in the knockout competition.


The player statistics (by board) are:


Board 1 (Total 2.5/8)
Martin Harris1.5/3
Brian Remmer1/2
Pete Smith0/2
Phil Daley0/1


Board 2 (Total 2.5/8)
Mark Johnson1.5/2
Phil Daley0.5/1
Pete Smith0.5/3
Ed Goodman0/1


Board 3 (Total 4.5/8)
Pete Smith1/1
Brian Remmer2.5/3
Ed Goodman0.5/1
John Duff-Cole0.5/2
Denzel Gonzales0/1


Board 4 (Total 6/8)
Ed Goodman2/2
Brian Remmer1/1
John Duff-Cole2/3
Denzel Gonzales1/2

Thursday, 2 June 2016

Colchester C round-up

Colchester C finished in 1st place in NECL Division 3, despite losing their last match of the season (away to Billericay B). They were 3 points clear at the top of the table (from Chelmsford C), winning seven out of eight matches. It was unfortunate that Colchester players had fewer games than hoped due to a large number of defaults.


Ten matches were played by the B team, with seven wins and a loss in the league; two defeats in the knockout. The player statistics (by board) are:


Board 1 (Total 8/10)
Mike Wagstaff3/3
Norbert Voelker2/2
Svein Kjenner1/1
Clive Bellinger1.5/2
Phil Daley0.5/1
Pete Smith0/1


Board 2 (Total 5.5/10)
Martin Harris1/1
Clive Bellinger3/4
John Duff-Cole0.5/1
Phil Daley1/3
Pete Smith0/1


Board 3 (Total 7/10)
Pete Smith1/1
Mark Johnson1/1
Martin Harris4/5
Brian Remmer1/2


Board 4 (Total 5/10)
Pete Smith5/6
Martin Harris0/1
Mark Johnson0/1
Mohammud Jaufarally0/1