Record number of bowlers head to the green after lockdown lifted

Sharen and Noel Hubber took out the final of the Mixed Pairs.

Sharen and Noel Hubber took out the final of the Mixed Pairs.

After three weeks of lockdown, a record 47 bowlers took to greens last Saturday.

The final of the Mixed Pairs was played with Noel and Sharen Hubber defeating Bob and Sonia Morgan 25-15.

Congratulations Noel and Sharen.

Prior to lockdown, the below second round Handicap Singles matches were played.

  • Leila Burns def Marc Eisenhauer
  • Bob Morgan def Trevor Pullen
  • John Pickard def Alan Vorias
  • Michael Baldwin def John Probert
  • Mick Beath def Robert Oliver
  • Dorcas Presnell def Greg Nicholls

The matches between Shane Lauritzen and Neville Connor and Bruce Thurtell and Alan Anderson were deferred.

Alan defeated Bruce in their match on Saturday, with Shane and Neville to play their match during the week.

Tomorrow will see the Round Three matches played:

  • Leila Burns v Bob Morgan
  • John Pickard v Michael Baldwin
  • Mick Beath v Dorcas Presnell
  • Alan Anderson v Winner of Shane Lauritzen/Neville Connor

Nominations for the Fours are now open, closing on September 24, with the first round to be played on or before Saturday, October 2.

Nominations for the remaining two championships, the Triples and Consistency Singles will be open shortly with view to complete all before the end of November.

This year's Triples and Fours will be an open event and not graded as in the past.

At Monday night's committee meeting, it decided that the second President's Cup will commence on Friday, October 22 with the final to be played on Friday, November 26.

It was also decided at Monday night meeting that the pre-Christmas Business House Bowls will be commence on Thursday, October 21.

Any business interested in entering a side please call the Bowls Office on 6341 3219.