The Champion of Champions came to a close which saw some great bowling by all who were involved, well done to all our players who done so well to get there and were well supported by our members for every game throughout the week. Good play by Alan Ralph & Noel Morrisroe (Men’s pairs) who made it to the semi-final’s stages and Ann Taylor (Ladies singles) as the finals runner-up.
Hurricane Division An away game for La Siesta Wasps their hosts being Country Bowls Red Kites which resulted with wins on four rinks together with the overall (Shots 79-72) and the game finished achieving a fantastic result of 10-2. Rink winners being; Jan Pocock, Norman Adcroft & Dave Blackie (24-13) Dave Collins, Brian Pocock & Karen Kirk. (14-11). Ramsay Sinclair, Noel Morrisroe & Alan Ralph (14-13). Dawn & John Taylor with Harold Charleton (16-15).
Harrier Division La Siesta Hornets home game was against Country Bowls Bluebirds where some of the games could have gone either way but ended with wins on three rinks by; Janet Doel, Joan & Mike Inns (22-9). Irene Laverick, Alan Carr & Stan Dibble (19-17). Maxine Wright, Tracey Paffett & Ken Barber (15-14). The overall (Shots 84-86) went to the visitors but was very close, making the result 6-6.
La Siesta Hornets also played a rearranged game on Tuesday and welcomed Monte Mar Torros, as the game progressed no one could have predicted which team would come out on top as most of the games were so close. The game finished with wins on two of our rinks, the teams being; Janet Doel, Joan & Mike Inns who were miles behind for most of the game but wouldn’t except defeat and went on to win (21-19). Tracey Paffett, Derek Barker & Ken Barber’s team played really well to get the winning shot on the last end to secure the other two points (17-16). Another one of our teams just missed out by a single shot. Result 4-8 (Shots 86-101).
VCL games The Koalas at Country Bowls was the venue on a very wet day for the Parakeets who managed to win on two rinks but were unable to muster any other points. Winning teams were; Trips- Tracey Paffett, Alan Ralph & Jean Cooper (24-8). Pairs – Ramsay Sinclair & Karen Kirk (15-14). Result 4-8 (Shots 60-89).
Hoopoes game postponed.