NITWITS proved to be the stronger team getting into their stride on the first hand and leading the Burnham, Highbridge and District Ladies’ Skittles League’s Six-a-side Cup final by 13.

Vixens pulled a pin back on the second hand but, by the fifth hand, which was tied, Nitwits were 23 pins in front.

Vixens came back on the sixth and claimed ten pins but, with a last hand of 47, their fate was sealed as Nitwits took another eight and ended the match winners by 21.

Details – Victoria Vixens 321 (Gill Lightfoot 67, Dani Hughes 61), Nitwits 342 (Julie Cullis 64, Becki Bidgood 63, Kay Bidgood 60).