Last Saturday Chinchilla hosted Jandowae for the first round of the Baker Cup. Chinchilla leads Jandowae by 14 points after Saturday. Joe Green won the monthly mug by one shot from Mike Kluske. The medal was won by Iris Thompson and Gloria Scott was the women’s runner-up. The day was well supported with 35 players. /11 pin shot was won by P Hawton; 5/14 P Rose and 7/16 Ben Davison. June Hawton won 5/14 pin while Gloria Scott took the 7/16. This Saturday, April 14, we are playing a Single Stableford with tee-off at 1pm. Early start from noon if required.
Chinchilla Men’s Lawn Bowls
Another good weekend at the lawn bowls club. Thanks to all that visited our club. Our Wednesday winners were D. Walters, B. Hobbs, B. Turner, R/UP P. O’Dea, Fuzzy, Saturday winners K. Henningsen, G. Reardon. Sunday winners were Robyn Laxton’s team. Congratulations to all winners. Please play your championships ASAP and arrange with your opponent. Pennant is not far away.
Miles Bowls Club
Wednesday night bowls is still attracting good numbers and it appears everyone is having a great time. Results from the past two weeks: 28/3/18 Bob, Les and Brian with a 8 margin took out the chooks but no jackpot. 04/4/18: Shaun Guymer and Neil Simpson with a margin of 9 won the night against Del and Lyn; unfortunately for them the jackpot is still in the tin. Championship games played over the past few weeks: A Singles Shaun Guymer def Trumby, A Pairs Trumby & Micko def Scott & Shaun Guymer, A Triples Wally, Tim, Shaun def Bob, Rod & Peter; A Triples Scott, Micko, IMD def Trumby, Ted & Brian. The second round of the A singles has been drawn and is up on the board to be played by 21/4/18. Please arrange your own marker. Miles Bowls Club Presidents Day is this Sunday 15/4/18. President Scott is still looking for a couple of players so please make yourself available if possible.
Tara Bowls Notes
Apologies for the lack of news lately. The green has been out of action as it has been renovated. The Tara Carnival (April 21-22) is shaping up nicely with a high-quality field assembling from across southern Queensland. There will be a working bee this Saturday to tidy up the clubhouse and surrounds from 8am. Now the green is back in action there are games that require urgent attention: A grade singles - W. Smith v D. Collins, Jim Smith v D. Cunningham. A grade pairs - John Smith & C. Brauer v Jim Smith & P. Matthews, D. Sommerfeld & T. Duffy v D. Cunningham & A. Bougoure. B grade singles - D. Stark v M. Llewellyn, B. Russell v J. Moran. B grade pairs - D. Stark & K. Stark v M. Llewellyn & J. Moran.
Congratulations to the following players selected to represent CDBA at the State District Sides Championships at the Sunshine Coast May 9-12. Chinchilla - Gerard Bellgrove, Brian Turner, Peter Bellgrove, David Jones, Ian Beard & Jim Donnelly. Dalby - Stephen Savage, Joel Smith, Tom Kelly, Keith Teakle & Doug Wilson. Jandowae - George Hoath. Tara - Matthew Prain, John Smith & Jim Smith. Taroom - Jimmy Keleher. Manager - Roy Campbell, Assistant/Reserve - Brian Slatter. If players haven’t already done so, please arrangement of your subs ASAP.