AROUND THE GREENS
ClubMulwala Indoor Bowls
On Thursday, May 10 there was only 1 x 2 game winner which was Fran Smith (s) Gwen Owen and Joan Wilson with 32 points.
Anne Mc Kain (s) Betty Blick and Margaret Hill came second with a draw and a win and 24 points.
Monday, May 7 we held our Ladies Day which was played as a Medley.
We had teams from Benalla, Corowa, Howlong, Wodonga, Wunghnu and Mulwala.
The winners on the day were Dot Crawford’s team from Wunghnu.
The runner ups came from Howlong with Rhonda Bradford. A very enjoyable bowling day.
Monday, May 14 saw the next knock out round of the Open Pairs.
There are 2 more weeks to go.
There were 2 wins and 2 losses last week. Mul 2 skippered by Trish won over Mul 4 (Reg) at home.
Mul 1 (Noel) after starting slowly won over Corowa 2 (Peter Dodds) while Mul 3 (John) lost to Corowa1 (Wayne D ).
Round 7 will see Reg and John at home. Noel at Corowa and Trish at Wodonga. Good bowling.
ClubMulwala Outdoor Bowls
This week has been reasonably quiet on the bowls front, the most welcome rain late in the week certainly put a dampener on play at the end of the week.
Tuesday saw players from Donvale Bowls Club join us on the green for a wonderful afternoon of bowls.
The games were of course competitive, but played in great spirit, the quality of our greens were again praised by the visitors who said they are keen to return in the future.
Social bowls will continue to be on both mid-week and weekends, the next being Sunday, May 20 with play beginning at 12.30pm.
A sheet is on the board, format will be determined by the number of players, keep an eye on the board for future events.
On Sunday, May 6 the AGM was held and it was pleasing to see it so well attended.
To outgoing President Ron Makin, Directors and various Committees we thank you for a job well done. To incoming President Maurie Lee, Directors and Committees, we wish you all the best for the year ahead.
Results for the week were: Monday, May 7 Winners – J McQaulter and L Murdoch. Runners Up – N Gribble and K Gribble.
The Jackpot was not claimed so rolls over to next Monday.
Wednesday, May 9 winners – G Hargreaves, T Edwards and K Ross. Runners Up K Gribble, K Lefevre and D McLeod.
The jackpot was not claimed so it will roll over to next Wednesday.
Saturday, May 12 winners: N Hocking, T Edwards, B Cowley and J Flanagan. Runners Up – R Phillips, M Essex and B Batty.
The jackpot was shared between 3 teams. Next weeks games are – Saturday Social, Monday 2-4-2 and Wednesday Jackpot Triples.
All these games start at 12.30pm and names need to be down by 11am on the day.
This Thursday, May 17 we are holding our Cuppa for Cancer Day starting at 10am.
Come along for a cuppa and a chat to support a worthy cause.
To all good health, good bowling and good fellowship.