Hanson, Vowles a pair of champs

By The McIvor Times

ROD Hanson (s) and Sharyn Vowles took out the mixed pairs championship at Heathcote Bowling Club on Sunday.

The event was contested by 10 teams playing three games of 10 ends.

Hanson and Vowles were the winners on the points system. The club congratulates Rod and Sharyn on being the mixed pairs Champions for 2017/18.

Social Bowls.

Last Wednesday, in fine and warm conditions, 15 bowlers played three games of pairs and triples.

Only one team won all three games, the winners being Greg Speirs (s) and Smokey Dawson (three wins, 41 points, +14 shots). Runners-up were Sharyn Vowles (s), Lorraine Speirs and Les Morante (two wins, 32 points, +2 shots) from Dot Cutajar (s) and Brett Mathieson (two wins, 28 points, -1 shot). The jackpot was not won.

In cold and windy conditions on Saturday, 12 brave bowlers played three games of pairs.

The winners were Bill Gardiner (s) and John McGillivray (three wins, 48 points, +29 shots).

Runners-up were Chris Cail (s) and Ray Anderson (two wins, 32 points, +3 shots) from Paul Mason (s) and Eileen O’Brien (two wins, 29 points, - 4 shots). The jackpot was not and will be $135 today.

Annual General Meeting.

The AGM will be held on Sunday, May 27 at 2pm and nominations for a number of positions are still required. Nominations close at 4pm on Saturday, May 19.

Coming Events.

Today: Mixed social bowls at 1pm.

Saturday, May 19: Mixed social bowls at 1pm.

Sunday, May 27: AGM at 2pm.