Upset win for Neerim
Neerim District Bowling Club had two wins on Saturday – including a big upset - to conclude the season.
Division one: Neerim District defeated Yallourn 93/84.
Up against second placed Yallourn, Neerim District pulled off an upset victory.
Greg King (skip), Ross Pollard, Roger Gouge and Steve Halligan were behind all game but improved after tea to lose 22/33 against A. Grubb’s team.
Peter Throup (skip), Karren Sheers, Gerry Engelstad and Wes Ellis were behind against A. Houston’s team but eventually gained a 22/18 win.
Neil Adams (skip), Jim Fallon, Gerald Winter and Bruce Mironow were ahead all game to defeat M. Weatherall’s team 23/17.
Angus McGillivray (skip), Pat FraserAurisch, Gerry Melling and Tony Thornton were behind against K. Lovett’s team but improved greatly to win 26/16.
Division four: Neerim District defeated Yallourn North 104/84.
Tom Goodwin (skip), Jason Beecroft, Greg Bond and Maureen Halligan defeated R. Roberts’ team 27/17.
Mal Collins (skip), Jim Schroeder, Dianne Tame and George Rymer defeated G. Rosenboom’s team 30/18.
Elizabeth Hodge (skip), Brendan Sheers, Thelma Schroeder and Colin McKay defeated B. Paulet’s team 26/16.
Bill Cook (skip), Russell Meehan, John Pater and Kevin Aurisch lost to G. Melbourne’s team 21/33.
Neerim District’s Tuesday pennant division two side continues to hold second place on the ladder despite a loss to Traralgon.
Division two: Neerim District lost to Traralgon 48/81.
Elizabeth Hodge (skip), Julie Adams, Dianne Tame and Jim Schroeder played against M. Armstrong’s team and lost 20/22.
Pat Fraser-Aurisch (skip), Thelma Schroeder, Dot Eastwell and Kevin Aurisch lost to S. Kennedy’s team 13/24.
Karren Sheers (skip), Maureen Halligan, Marion Willis and Gerry Engelstad also lost against M. Marsh’s team 20/22.