Benalla bowls weekly results

April 05, 2017


Benalla Bowls Club hosted a corporate jackpot pairs evening on March 30.

Thirty players played two games of 10 ends in jackpot format.

Winners were M. Welsh and D. Rankin, with two wins plus five shots.

Runners-up were I. Hobson and M. Johnson.

Saturday saw an open social bowls game.

Forty-six players played two games of 12 ends in pairs or triples.

Winners were D. Tilbury, G. Clarke and R. Arnold with two wins plus six shots up.

Runner-up also with two wins but four shots up was the team of R. Bezett, R. Blyss and A. Rowler.

Indoor bowls on March 27 had two games of 10 ends.

Winners: V. Haag, B. Mollison, J. Holmes, P. Robinson and M. Price with two wins.

Runners-up: V. King, M. Lyon, M. Welsh, M. Nankervis and A. Flack.

Benalla Senior Citizens

Tuesday, March 28 — 22 players. Winners: M. Ryan (S), N. Elkan. H. Hancock three wins, 19 shots up.

Runners-up: D. Matthews (S), P. Edger, L. Levy, L. Scholz two wins, 28 shots up.

Friday, March 31 — 21 players. Winners: M. Ryan (S), J. Quick, H. Harper, L. Scholz three wins, 13 shots up.

Runners-up: D. Matthews (S), N. Elkan, M. Williams, two wins, 17 shots up.

Saturday, April 1 — 21 players. Winners: D. Matthews (S), K. Black, L. Saunders, E. Haydon three wins, 17 shots up.

Runners-up: V. Burke (S), M. Lyon, L. Scholz, L. Levy two wins.


Congratulations to Lance Bradshaw on competing in the Victorian Open in Melbourne on April 1.

He represented Swanpool well, but was beaten by a Queensland player.

Sunday saw the start of the mixed pairs.

Robbie and Brenda defeated Margaret and Shane, then beat Maurice and Jean.

Lorraine and Len defeated Betty and Ron, then won against Shayne and Rosie.

Finals will be played on Sunday, April 9, starting at 10.30am, and will be contested by Len and Lorraine against Robbie and Brenda.

The club has entered two women’s teams in Benalla Bowls Club’s ladies tournament tomorrow.

Easter Monday tournament is on April 17, from 1pm.

The Anzac Day open triples will be played on April 25, and a few more teams are still needed — phone Lance on 57682279.

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