Weekly Report February 02

Another hot spell to interrupt our Pennant season, with Ovens and Murray decision makers again prioritising players and their health and wellbeing in cancelling weekend Pennant. This leaves us with only one round to go for Pennant season 2019-20 before finals begin.

Club / State Events

Men’s 21 Up … The finalists of the Men’s 21 Up are Garry Sanders and Don Ellis. We wish them both “good bowling,” The match will be played next Saturday, February 8th.

Ladies Pairs … The semi-final between Anne Miles/Claire Sanders and Laureen Smith/Rhonda Irvine was an enthralling match played in very hot conditions. The bowling was top class, and after 15 ends tied at 12 all. Anne and Claire won with one shot up after playing an extra end. The match for the other final position between Caroline Reilly/Kim Johnston and Marie Morffew/Betty Richmond is to be held Thursday morning, February 6th.

Men’s Pairs … The first round of this event will be held on Sunday, February 9th.

Ovens and Murray Men’s and Ladies Over 60’s Pairs

This event was postponed due to extreme weather conditions, and will be finalised on Thursday, February 13th at YMGCR.

Barefoot Bowls

There were 25 teams competing in Week 1.

Rink winners were … Royal Palms, Blues, Bali Bogans, 2+2, Nutters, MWA24, Limestone Jacks, Green Keepers, Wanani Wankers, Insiders, Michael’s Mob, and Garden Lovers.

Results this week

Tuesday, January 28th … Midweek Pennant

A1 … Yarrawonga 79 defeated YMGCR 70

A Miles 23/25, G Presnell 29/26, L Smith 18/28

A2 … YMGCR 74 defeated Corowa RSL 66

B Evans 18/24, S Rempel 29/15, A Goudge 27/27

A3 … Yarrawonga 82 defeated YMGCR 48

L Balfour 24/25, J Goudge 10/31, K Kinnane 14/26

B1 … YMGCR 65 lost to Corowa RSL 86

I Cumming 20/32, G Fisher 19/35, J Mc Gough 26/19

Wednesday, January 29th  … Men’s 3 Bowl Pairs

Winners … M Reilly, T Milne     +9

Runners Up … B Jenkins, R Lamson     +7

Jackpot … Not claimed.

Saturday, February 1st … Weekend Pennant

All matches cancelled by O & M.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, February 5th … Men’s 3 Bowl Pairs

Thursday, February 6th … Ladies Pairs Semi-final

Ladies Social

Saturday, February 8th … Weekend Pennant

Tuesday, February 11th … Midweek Pennant

Barefoot Bowls at 7.00pm

Wednesday, February 12th … Men’s 2 Bowl Triples


Good bowling and stay healthy.

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