Proserpine leading Division 1 Pennants
BOWLS: Rounds 8 and 9 of Pennants were played by Proserpine Bowls Club over the weekend.
The Division 1 side was at home to Souths Suburban on Saturday. Shane Spann’s team won 29-16, Wayne Handley’s team won 25-18 and team Kinnear lost 28-15 to give an overall score of 69-62 to Proserpine.
Round 9 on Sunday was played away against Northern Beaches.Wayne Handley’s team won 29-7, team Kinnear won 31-19 and Shane Spann’s team lost 23-16 to give an overall score of 76-49. The club is now 1.5 in front with one round left.
The Division 4 side travelled to Moranbah on Saturday. Jim Janz’s team came from 19-9 down to win their match 22-19. Shane May’s team played well but went down 24-9. This gave Proserpine one match point.
Sunday’s round 9 match was at home to Mackay. Jim Janz’s team narrowly went down 23-21 and Barry Zillmann’s team lost 27-10.
In the semi-final of the Championship Singles on Saturday, Luchie Gardel defeated last year’s champion Graham Kinnear 25-17 in an epic match.
On Sunday afternoon two games of championships pairs were played. Nathan Dodds and Scott Hamilton proved too strong against Jonathon Bye and Wayne Handley in winning 23-12. Michael Kinnear and Graham Kinnear beat Dan Robinson and Shane May winning 16-14.
The Proserpine Ladies Pennants side defeated Sarina on Wednesday and then lost to Souths Suburban.