Bowlers from Goolwa and Encounter Bay brave the cold weather

WINNERS: Encounter Bay Bowling Club's Saturday winners Jan, Pat and Chris.

WINNERS: Encounter Bay Bowling Club's Saturday winners Jan, Pat and Chris.

Goolwa Bowling Club

Tuesday Open Pairs, July 31:

Weather kept a few bowlers at home but a number of brave ones came out for the Foodland sponsored “Pie Floater” day. Goolwa members welcomed bowlers from Langhorne Creek, Strathalbyn, Victor Harbor and Hawthorn. Winners of the day were once again the pairing of Bob Kraft and Frank Gibbons with a score of 57 points and 33 shots, from Bob Vowles and Bronwyn Mullen with 55 points and 15 shots. Winners of the second game were Bill Wyhoon and John Brown on 27 plus 11 shots.

Wednesday Open Pairs, August 1:

A fine turn out of 44 bowlers  including Goolwa members and visitors from Milang, Victor Harbor, Port Elliot and Langhorn Creek for a club sponsored day. Winners were the pairing of Roger Hansen and Ken Weeks with a huge score of 61 points and 41 shots, from H.Taylor and E.Taylor with 56 points and 17 shots. Winners of the second game were the pairing of T.Haskell and Doug Haskell with a score of 29 points and six shots.

Saturday Open 3 bowl Triples, August 4:

Thirty-six bowlers, with Goolwa members plus visitors from Milang, Torrensville and Strathalbyn, enjoyed great competition for another Club sponsored day. Winners were, with a good score of 57 points and 31 shots, John Brown, Roger Hansen and Frank Gibbons, from G. Fox, Bob Weir and Thelma Haskell with 53 points and 14 shots up. Winners of the second game were Les Hughes, Mal Sekulitch and A. Bogusz with 29 points and 10 shots.

Single entries are accepted for any of the competition days, with team entries accepted for Tuesday and Wednesday only, by placing a name on the entry sheets at the club or call 85552545 and leave your name and contact number.

Encounter Bay Bowling Club

Tuesdays winters pairs, sponsored by Butler and Butler, 48 bowlers appreciated the warmth of the club rooms after play. Winners in division 1 were Leo and Gaynor Staak. Second were Chris Price and Peter Barrett. First in second division were Pat O'Connell with Geoff and Sandy Berg second.

McCracken Country Club sponsored Thursday's social bowls with visitors from Yankalilla and Port Elliot.  Winners on the day were Gary Cooper, Brian Chigwidden and Daryl Carr. Runners up was the team of Charlie Norman, Rob Reed and Marty Alford. Third were Dennis Sheldon, Ros Male and Glenda Niven.

Sponsors on Saturday were Boylan Lawyers. Winners Chris Price, Jan Bakker and Pat Clingan. Runners-up were Alan Halstead, Jim Taylor and David Preedy. Third were Jean Jackson,  Kevin Male and George Moore.