The draw for the county singles being held at Applecroft School on Sunday 28th Janaury 2018 has been made. The 32 players have been drawn into eight groups of four with the top two from each group advancing through to the knockout stages;
This group sees P Cook (2005 winner) joined by N Tuckey (2011 winner), R Hearn (2005 & 2015 Runner Up) and A Langley of Shenley.
This group is a mixture of Shenley and Stanstead Abbotts players. A Joy & Mick Cook (Last year semi-finalist) of Stanstead Abbotts come up against S Mackenzie and V Rowson of Shenley
J Smalley (2016 winner,, last years runner up) will come up against M Barnard, S Caller and S Lee.
This group has three former champions. D Smith (1992 - if anybody can remeber back that far), D Danby (2003 & 2012), J Ellis (2017 - Defending Champion) and A Bull of Great Amwell.
R Hart of Symonds Green will come up against fellow club mates H Wilson and S Gammage (Only female winner - 2001). They are joined by M Ashman of Shenley.
This group will see J Eaton joined by R Grethe and M Brown (both Braughing) and Marilyn Cook of Stanstead Abbotts.
Will see L Austin (Great Amwell), joined by A McHechnie, M Bennett and C Hearn (Six time winner - 1993,2004,2007,2010,2014 & 2015)
Thi final group will see P Harris joined by three county bowlers in B Summerfield, A Cobbold and M Grethe.