Weekly Report February 09

Club / State Events

Men’s 21 Up … The finalists of the Men’s 21 Up are Garry Sanders and Don Ellis.

Ladies Pairs …The Semi-final match between Caroline Reilly/Kim Johnston and Marie Morffew/Betty Richmond was another high standard match. Eventual winners, after an extra end to break the draw, were Caroline and Kim. They will play off against Anne Miles and Claire Sanders on a date to be set.

Men’s Pairs … The first two rounds of this event were held on Sunday, February 9th. After two rounds of fiercely contested play, the Semi-finalists are S Gann/D Wheeler who play J Mc Gough/ N Windebank, and A Le Fevre/J Le Fevre against G Green/I Morffew.

Ladies B Grade Championship … will commence on Thursday, February 27th. Closing date for entries is 1.00pm on Wednesday, February 26th.

Mixed Pairs … will commence on Sunday, February 23rd. Closing date for entries is Friday, February 21st

Ovens and Murray Men’s Over 60’s Pairs

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

Ovens and Murray Men’s Over 60 Singles … CONGRATULATIONS to Garry Sanders who has won this event, Ripper, mate!

… And it keeps on going for our YMGCR bowlers.

Ovens and Murray Ladies Triples … Our Caroline Reilly teamed with Kylie Whitehead and Mary Tragardh to win the Final of this event. Two of the Runners-up team also included YMGCR bowlers … Sue Middleton and Shirley Hummel. Great bowling from you all.

Ladies Champion of Champions … Our representative in this event, Anne Miles, made it through to the Semi-final round. Unfortunately Anne was defeated by Peta Mattys from Wangaratta.

Barefoot Bowls

On Tuesday, February 4th, over 100 bowlers competed in ideal conditions.

Rink winners were … Fallons Bruisers, Insiders, Misfits, Greenkeepers, Limestone Jacks, Rotary Rollers, Rancho Relaxo, FWW, Fish Finders, Blues, and Royal Palms. There was also a draw between MWA24 and Kangas.

Results this week

Tuesday, February 4th … Midweek Pennant

A1 … Benalla 68 defeated YMGCR 63

A Miles 22/29, G Presnell 18/21, L Smith 23/18

A2 … Mansfield 69 defeated YMGCR 55

B Evans 15/23, S Rempel 27/14, A Goudge 13/32

A3 … Benalla 86 defeated YMGCR 57

L Balfour 26/20, J Goudge 16/31, K Kinnane 15/35

B1 … Myrtleford 62 drew with YMGCR 62

I Cumming 20/18, G Fisher 18/26, J Mc Gough 24/18

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

Winners … G Green, N Windebank

Runners Up … S Gann, C Cowley

Jackpot … K Kinnane, T Milne

Saturday, February 1st … Weekend Pennant

A1 … Yarrawonga 64 lost to YMGCR 114

G Sanders 20/17, A Miles 38/4, R Irvine 29/26, J Le Fevre 27/17

A2 … YMGCR 92 lost to Moira 97

R Lidgerwood 31/16, V Brincat 16/34, A Goudge 18/39, D Mc Neill 27/18

A4 … Milawa 120 defeated YMGCR 65

E Hobson 18/32, A Dodman 23/20, K Barnes 9/49, B Evans 15/25

B2 … Corowa RSL 71 lost to YMGCR 87

J Mc Gough 22/23, I Morffew 23/36, M Whitehead 42/12

B3 … YMGCR 54 lost to Beechworth 87

N Millar 30/19, N Coleman 18/32, J Goudge 17/25

Upcoming Events

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

Thursday, February 13th … O & M Events

Ladies Social

Saturday, February 15th …Weekend Pennant Finals

Tuesday, February 18th … Midweek Pennant Finals

Barefoot Bowls at 7.00pm

Tuesday, February 18th – Thursday 20th … Bernie Bott Invitational


Good bowling and stay healthy.

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