Bowls is flourishing with numbers coming in from the cold in Great Southern

SPRING BOWLING: Pairs winners at the Encounter Bay Bowling Club were June and Alan Halstead, Brian Chigwidden and Brian Hissey.
SPRING BOWLING: Pairs winners at the Encounter Bay Bowling Club were June and Alan Halstead, Brian Chigwidden and Brian Hissey.

All three greens were full at the Encounter Bay Bowling Club. The pairs competition winners of Division 1 were June and Alan Halstead, second Frank Bayley and Rod Jarvis and third were Bob Siostrum and Barry Hamilton. 

Winners of Division 2 were Brian Chigwidden and Brian Hissey, second were Ted and Dorothy Colquhoun and third were Merv Fisher and Edna Gabel. Don’t forget to get your entries in for the Bay $1000 - commences September 23. Either email the club on ebbc@internode.on.net or ring 0488 648 885.

Thursday Social Bowls winners were Charlie Norman, Ian Warner and Jen Lynne, second Barry Howard, Peter Cameron and Sandy Berg and third John Hewitt, Brian Chigwidden and Mary Jarvis. Congratulations  to Les Gilbert - 96 years young!

Saturday Social Bowls winners Brian Mundy, Ian Warner and Geoff Watkins, runner up Charlie Norman, Peter Pibworth and David Preedy and third Peter Willson, Pat O’Connell and Dion Millard. 

At the Port Elliot Bowling Club there was sunshine and warmth with Monday, September 3, rinks filled to play 2 x 2x 2 pairs. Winners were  Wayne Reynolds/John Garvie, runner up Mick Price/Peter Ratcliffe, first game WOL Brian Petherick/Norman Taylor, second game WOL Daniel Krebbekx/John Williams.                 .

Thursday winners were Ray Mole/David Cammack, runner-up Dorothy Price/Peter Ratcliffe, WOL David Folkard/Lorraine Fox. On Saturday a pre-pennant practice game was scheduled versus Encounter Bay for a pre-season practice game. Given all sides were under strength, the sides did reasonably well. Hopefully all players will have returned for the external game against Willunga on September 22. 

Forthcoming events: September 17 and 18 –  Maclin Spring Carnival, so please contact Phil Hollow on 0435 942 842 to see whether there are any spaces. September 24 - Women’s Skins 4’s. Contact Lyn Mole on  0427 404 081. September 28 – Come & Try at Port Elliot Bowling Club, 10am to 12noon and 2pm to 4pm.  This is a Flourishing the Fleurieu Festival event. Contact Dorothy Price 0414 666 030. People interested in learning about Port Elliot Bowling Club contact 8554 2317.

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