Social bowls

By McIvor Times

Social bowls

DESPITE the recent cold weather, good numbers are still turning up for social bowls on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons at Heathcote Bowling Club.

Anyone interested in playing social bowls are advised to be at the bowling club by 12.30pm on a Wednesday or Saturday or telephone 5433 3584.

Flat soled shoes are required. Bowls and coaching can be provided by the club.

On Saturday in cool and windy conditions, 13 bowlers played 3 games of pairs and triples.

The winners were Bill Gardiner [s] and Brett Mathieson (2 wins, 1 draw, 39 points, +8 shots). Runners-up were Brian Taylor[s], Judy McDonald and Chris Cail (2 wins, 37 points, +21 shots) from Alan Perry[s] and Lorraine Speirs (2 wins, 32 points, +8 shots).

Greg Speirs[s] and Dinah Finn came in fourth (2 wins, 32 points, +5 shots). The jackpot was not won and will be $200.00 on Wednesday May 15 (today).

Winter Tournament.

The first winter tournament will be the D. E. Binney Memorial Triples sponsored by the Commercial Hotel. The tournament will be held on Sunday June 2, commencing at 10.00am. More teams are required and are most welcome please contact Bill Gardiner 0407 140 741 or the Clubhouse 5433 3584.

Annual General Meeting.

All members are reminded that the Heathcote Bowling Club AGM will be held on Sunday May 19 at 2.00pm. Please be in attendance as a number of important decisions need to be decided.

Coming Events.

Wednesday May 15 (today) Mixed social bowls at 1.00pm.

Saturday May 18 Mixed social bowls at 1.00pm.

Sunday May 19 AGM at 2.00pm.

Sunday June 2 D. E. Binney Memorial Triples Tournament at 10.00am.