Phone 4325 7369     Fax 4339 2307     Email us.

Skip Navigation Links.

Bowls final comes down to last bowls

The final of the Umina Beach Bowling Club's mixed fours was a gripping game that came down to the final bowls of the two team skippers.

The finals took place on Saturday, December 24, between: Elaine Finlayson (substitute) for Bev Bartle who injured her shoulder at the start; Leanne Chenoweth, Shane Starkey; and Mal Dodds (skip), against Lee Morley; Corinne Morley; Jeff Dixon; and Guy (Jock) Young.

The match turned out to be a gripping game with Mal's more experienced team winning the first four ends.

To their credit Jock's side hung in there and were able to draw level on the eighth end.

It took until the 14th end for Jock's team to hit the front and they held the lead until the 20th end when Mal's side scored a three-to-level the game at 16-all.

With both sides showing signs of nerves and the spectators on the edges of their seats, the head changed after each bowl until it came down to the two skips final bowls.

Mal had first bowl with his side holding two shots.

Jock bowled into the head and cleaned out Mal's team's two bowls and claimed two shots.

Mal's last bowl missed the mark giving victory to Jock's team by 18 to 16.

Comments


Add a comment
Comments entered here may be published in the Forum section of Peninsula News. Name, full residential address and daytime telephone number are required, but only name and suburb will be published. This is a moderated forum: Contributions will not appear here until they are approved by the editor. Contributions may appear in an edited form.


Name:
 
Address:
Suburb:
Telephone:
Comment:
 

 
  • MetalP

    pictures/300_MetalP.jpg

    MetalP

  • PropertyP

    pictures/300_PropertyP.jpg

    PropertyP

  • DogsP

    pictures/300_DogsP.jpg

    DogsP

  • GarbosP

    pictures/300_GarbosP.jpg

    GarbosP

  • UnitedP

    pictures/300_UnitedP.jpg

    UnitedP

  • ViewP

    pictures/300_ViewP.jpg

    ViewP

  • BikeRunP

    pictures/300_BikeRunP.jpg

    BikeRunP

  • PrivateP

    pictures/300_PrivateP.jpg

    PrivateP

  • SwampP

    pictures/300_SwampP.jpg

    SwampP

  • DeeP

    pictures/300_DeeP.jpg

    DeeP

  • SoccerP

    pictures/300_SoccerP.jpg

    SoccerP

  • RelayP

    pictures/300_RelayP.jpg

    RelayP

  • MixedP

    pictures/300_MixedP.jpg

    MixedP



Search this website

What's On
.
<June 2017>
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28293031123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
2526272829301
2345678
(Click for details)


Skip Navigation Links.

Skip Navigation Links.
  Copyright © 2017 Peninsula Community Access Newspaper Inc