WOMEN’S BOWLS NEWS
There were two Consistency games on August 9, one of which was continued from August 2 which was Joice McNaught v Gwen Haydon. Joice defeated Gwen 150- 89. The other match was Deanna Noble v Heather Hoad, with Heather conceding victory to Deanna. There were two Rose Bowl games. Margaret Gosper played Libby Balcombe, with Margaret winning 25- 20.
There were two social games, rotating every six ends. Radka Tatterson, Christine Pickard and Nancy Morrow defeated Jean Roth, Di Slattery and Betty Jenkins 13-12.
MEN’S BOWLS NEWS
Last Saturday a semi final of the major triples was played between Jono Cyril and Bruce against Kevin Byrnsy and Rabbit. The scores were close for the first half of the game with the scores level at 12 all after 12 ends. Then Bruce’s team took control of the game to win 23-16. There was also an O’Brien Cup match played with Phil and Vinnie against Max and Roger.
Max and Roger took control of the game with the score after 13 ends being 28-16. Phil and Vinnie then made a comeback but were unable to bridge the gap with Max and Roger winning the game 32-29.
On Saturday August 13 the mixed mufti bowls will be on, with names to be in by 1.30pm for 2.00pm start. On Sunday August 14 the major triples final will be on between J Preston, C Webb, B Webb, V M Baldwin, M Wright, and I Nelder.