Last Saturday the main bowling action was at Adaminaby for the playing of the district mens triples.
R. Russell, W. Lodge, and M. Storta were quick to get going against S. Roncelli, M. Frezza and I. Modello and were in front 13-5 after 11 ends and continued to dominate in winning 29-19. J. Sajina, B. Seears and P. Cannell were trailing D. Kugler, R.Nichols and V. Weston 9-18 after 14 ends but Paul's team came home strongly to win 25-21.
M. Maynard, M. Griffiths and D. Turner made a great start against C. Peuker, K. Jackson and G. D'Amico to lead 17-6 after 13 ends and did not let up in winning 27-17. R. Wainwright, J. Lumsden and M. Mayhew could not have wished for a better start against S. Seears, G. Taylor and J. Schoon when they lead 18-2 after just 10 ends, to eventually win 26-16.
In Saturday afternoon matches G. Venables, P. Schroeder and G. Cox made a dream start against J. Sajina, B. Seears and P. Cannell for a 17-2 lead by end 10 and continued to outscore their opponents to win 31-15.
K. Maynard, M. Griffiths and D. Turner had an 18-10 lead over D. Pastro, G. Clarke and P. Daal after 15 ends but were only allowed to score three more shots to go down 21-26. R. Wainwright, J. Lumsden and M. Mayhew matched their opponents, P. Marsicano, M. Buckley and P. Caldwell for 11 ends to be 10 all, but were outplayed for the remainder of the match to go down 17-29. The remaining afternoon match was between R. Russell, W. Lodge and M. Storta v K. Bowden, N. McGregor and K. Weston but apart from the fact that Russell, Lodge and Storta were the ones to advance no details of scores were available.
In the semi-finals on Sunday morning G. Venables, P. Schroeder and G. Cox defeated R. Russell, W. Lodge and M. Storta 31-15 and P. Marsicano, M. Buckley and P. Caldwell defeated D. Pastro, G. Clarke and P. Daal. In the final G Venables, P Schroeder and G Cox were convincing 31-18 winners over P Marsicano, M Buckley and P Caldwell.
Ten social bowlers each day of the weekend with Mary Phillips and Ron Gammon having an all the way battle with Renate Winckel and Don Jarvis, with Don and Renate getting four shots on the last end to win 19-17. Simon Schoon , Keith Goodwin and Leonie Snell had all the luck in their big win over Leanne Filips, Mike Mannile and Helen Peuker in the other Saturday game. Only 10 again on Sunday with Steve Seears and Paul Cannell winning 12 ends to nine against Colin Peuker and Neil McGregor for a 22-15 win. Sherry Seears, Keith Goodwin and Richard Nichols had a start stop game against john Vincent, Ken Bowden and Nelson Wallace with the latter winning 22-20. Entrants in district pairs and singles please not the change of venues for these events.
The pairs will now be at Adaminaby and the singles at Cooma. Dates remain unchanged.