Matamata Bowling Club
Recently the Club Mixed Championship Fours were played over one day as a tournament. Teams were Rita Donderwinkel (skip), Tony Donderwinkel, Norman Barron and Joe Keys; Ada Steverson (skip), Mavis Buchanan, Mark Patterson and Coral Daisley; Doug Caird (skip), Janine Turner, Bob Squibbs and Pearl Hicks. Results: Rita and her team had two wins, 21 ends and 35 points; Ada and her team also had two wins, 20 ends and 38 points; Doug and his team had one win, 17 ends and 29 points. Champions are therefore Rita, Tony, Norman and Joe. Thursday October 22 (fourth Thursday of the month) progressive, prizes and BBQ. 19 bowlers and one helper turned up on a miserable day with intermittent drizzle and some wind, after the second game a BBQ was enjoyed by all and then a third game was played. Winners were (skip) Ada Steverson with runnerup Mavis Buckanan; (two) Stu Steverson and r/up Mark Patterson; (lead) Beth Vosper and r/up Frances Canty.
Rewa Bowling Club
The Ladies Champ Fours took place on Wednesday, October 21. This year the teams were drawn and because there were only three teams competing, the inevitable bye came into play.Round 1: Gloria Hope (S), Maureen Bates (3), Margaret Westlake (2) and Aileen Mudford (L) def. Noeleen Begovich (S), Dorothy Stubbins (3), Dot Veal (2) and Lyn Clough (L). Dorothy Jones (S), Jocelyn Hart (3), Lenie VanderHulst (2) and Dale Pollock (L) had a bye.Round 2: Dorothy Jones def. Noeleen Begovich. Gloria Hope had a bye.Round 3: Gloria Hope def. Dorothy Jones, leaving Gloria with two lives. The next morning was wet and windy, but the ladies were able to play. Round 4: Dorothy Jones def. Gloria Hope, leaving both teams with one life. Round 5: After a good game, Dorothy Jones finally def. Gloria Hope 15-11.Congratulations to Dorothy, Jocelyn, Lenie and Dale on winning the Champ Fours.