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Bowls notes

By Yarrawonga Chronicle

Yarrawonga Bowls 

Pennant results – Weekend Pennant was to resume on Saturday January 11, however all pennant was cancelled due to the fires. 

Please keep an eye on the board for any changes to Pennant/Social Bowls during this heat/fires. 

Social bowls results –

Monday 2-4-2 - January 6 - Winners – C Gentle and R Jeffcott. 

Runners Up – J McQualter and E Murdoch. The Jackpot was not claimed and will be carried forward to next Monday.

Wednesday January 8 was the monthly 2 Bowl Triples Tournament. Winners – Quartermain team. Runners Up - A Gouge team. 

3rd - R Tait team. Winning teams for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th games were the teams of, Hermassoo, McKenzie, Forristal and Irvine. 

Thursday January 9 - Barefoot Bowls - Winners – D Pay and B Garguiob. 2nd – J and E Pay. 3rd – D Marshall and C Garguiob.

This weeks games –

Wednesday January 15 - Jackpot Triples (numbers permitting) Monday, January 20 - 2-4-2. 

These games start at 12.30pm and names need to be down by 11am on the day.  

Thursday January 16 - Barefoot Bowls, 6pm sausage sizzle for a 6.30pm start. Names to be down by 6pm. 

To any members that are not well at the moment, we wish you a speedy recovery.

To all, good health, good bowling and good fellowship. 

If you are travelling at all, please take care and stay safe.

YMGCR Bowls

Club Events

Men’s 21 Up - The field for this event has been narrowed down to 8 players. In the following round Don Ellis will play Steve Gann, Ray Irvine will play Peter Lidgerwood, D Richmond will play Garry Sanders and Ray Brown will play Don Tipping. Good bowling, guys. 

Barefoot Bowls

The Barefoot Bowls Annual Charity Challenge is fast approaching. 

Teams entering for 2020 are advised that registrations are being accepted by Peter Lidgerwood or Kerry Kinnane on 0419313683.  

An introductory session for registration and coaching will be held on Tuesday, January 21 at 7pm, with the challenge beginning on Tuesday, January 28 for a 5-week competition. 

Rutherglen Tournament

Good results for YMGCR at the recent Rutherglen tournament.

Daryl Richmond and Ian Morffew were third in the Men’s Pairs.

Pam Dodman teamed with a visitor to be third in the Ladies Pairs.

Ian and Marie Morffew and Claire and Garry Sanders teamed together to win the fours.

Ian and Marie Morffew were the mixed pairs winners.

Well done all. You’ve done the club proud.

Results this week.

Men’s 3 Bowl Pairs - Winners - G Hart, D Mc Tier +30. Runners Up - D Richmond, T Milne +9.

Jackpot - Not claimed.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 15 - Men’s 2 Bowl Triples.

Thursday, January 16 - Ladies Social.

Ladies Pairs round 1 - Entry numbers permitting.

Saturday, January 18 - Weekend Pennant.

Tuesday, January 21 - Midweek Pennant.

Barefoot Bowls - Registration/Coaching.

Wednesday, January 22 - Men’s 2 Bowl Triples.

Good bowling and stay healthy.