Bowls News 14th October 2019

Armidale City Men’s Bowls

Results from last weekend. Presidents Singles Final. T Fuller defeated G Bourke 25 to 8.

Competition Games set down.  Sunday 20th October, 10am. Major Fours Final. M Henderson, K Cundy, G Bourke, G Latham play G Graham, J Elliot, S Froome, P Bullen. Saturday 26th October, 10am. Major Minor Pairs. T Ogilvie and T Fuller play P Clarke and G Latham. Sunday 27th October, 10am. Major Minor Pairs Final. S Froome and P Bullen play the winner of T Fuller/G Latham game.

The unfurling of the number 3 State Pennant flag will take place on Saturday 19th October. Light refreshments will be served at 8.30am with play to commence at 10am. Lunch will be at 12.30pm. Entry sheet is on the Bowls notice board.

The 2nd Annual Richie Clutterbuck Men’s Open Memorial Pairs will be held on the 16th and 17th November. Total prize money $5600.00. Entry fee $80 per team. Includes sausage sizzle lunch on both days. Entries close 6pm Sunday 10th November.

Entry forms are on the Bowls notice board.


Armidale City Womens Bowling Club

Competition results Tuesday October  8. 2019.  The final of the Minor Consistency between Enid and Jan was indeed, a very good game with the scores close during the game until Enid found her range on the last end with only five shots between the two players then Enid took the win. Congratulations go to Enid Dougherty and commiserations to Jan Swanson who was runner-up.  Social results, J Carey, D Fuller defeated L Fullerton, M Macgregor:  M Chappell, D O’Connell defeated I Myhill, J Hoenger.

Social bowls results Friday October 11, 2019, D O’Connell, L Halloran, M Coggan defeated J Hoenger, E Dougherty, N Jemmeson: J Carey, J Swanson, I Myhill, D Tremayne defeated J Carey(2), M Chappell, D Fuller, M South.   The 100 club was drawn and Lucy was first, Margaret Macgregor was second and Margaret Chappell took out third prize.

Dates for your diary: North versus South day November 1, 2019:  NEDWBA day to be played at Ex-Service’s Club on Saturday November 9, 2019:  An inter-club Shield Match to be played at Ex-Service’s on Saturday  November 16, 2019.  Return match to be played at City on Tuesday November 19, 2019:   Presentation day for City men and ladies will be on Sunday December 8, 2019.

Congratulations to our Patron and esteemed member Joan Green who  celebrated being ninety four years young last Thursday.  Best wishes to our City member Brian Charter who is progressing well after heart surgery in John Hunter Hospital.   We hope to see Brian and Betty home soon.