Matamata Bowling Club
Club Championship Fours have just been completed. Results: Ladies – 1st Round – Mavis Buchanan (skip) with Jane Bartelink, Elaine James & Beth Vosper played Rita Donderwinkel (skip) with Janine Turner, Pearl Hicks & Francis Canty; with Ada Steverson (skip) and Zelda Clements, Coral Daisley & Jan Wills having the first bye. Result win to Mavis 16 pts to Rita’s 8 pts. 2nd Round – Ada & her team played Rita & her team; result win to Ada by 21 pts to Rita 14 pts = Rita and her team being eliminated. Mavis had the second bye. 3rd Round – Mavis played Ada, result Mavis won 13 pts to Ada’s 11 pts. 4th Round & Final, after an up and down game Mavis & her team won by 13 points to Ada & team 10 pts. Mavis, Jane, Elaine & Beth are the Ladies Champions for the 2015/16 Season. Men – 1st Round – George Theobald (skip) with Bob Squibbs, Jim Gray (first game only), Norman Barron and Mark Patterson played Doug Caird (skip) with Ron Hanly, Tony Donderwinkel and Stu Steverson. Result a win to Doug 16 pts & George 14 pts. 2nd Round was a reverse of the first game with George and his team having the upper hand and winning by 16 pts to Doug’s team only getting 7 pts. The 3rd Round & Final promised to be a thriller; George almost catching up to Doug who got 16 pts up to half way and then stopped, George & his team won the last few ends but only managed 14 pts. Doug, Ron, Tony & Stu are the Men’s Champions for the 2015/16 Season. Club Draw was awarded third Thursday at lunchtime – lucky winners were Beth Vosper & Mark Patterson, they received New World Voucher each.
Rewa Bowling Club
Men’s Open Fours Tuesday October 13 started off with the usual drizzle, but it didn’t deter the 16 teams who took part in the Open 4’s, sponsored by COMAG. The sun appeared at lunchtime, but the afternoon was windy.The winners with 3 wins and a draw; 27 ends and 48 points were B Shelley (S), G Morgan (3), A Jefferies (2) and A DeHass (L) from Hinuera. The closely piped runners up also with 3.5 wins, 20 ends and 45 points were M Bradley (S), K Arthur (3), J Settle (2) and D Shand (L) from Mount Maunganui. The best drawn Rewa team were WHill (S), J Follows (3), G Allen (2) and J Robb (L) with 2 wins, 17 ends and 42 points.Congratulations to the winners, and thank you to all those who took part.