GOLF AND BOWLS REPORTS
■ Strathmore Golf Club:
The AGM was held on November 13 and a new committee elected.
Twilight started on Wednesday, November 14 and the winners were Laureen Baldock (20), Neil Smillie (19), Sharyn Buchanan (19), Greg Wood (19), John Cusdin (19), Pete Smithson (19), Mike Johnson
(19), Shane Jury (18), Lance Fenton (17) and Marie Mills (17). Closest to the pin Shane Jury.
Twilight played on Thursday, November 22 the following week and the winners were Brian Needham (20), Maurie Mills (17) and Laureen Baldock (17-2 = 15).
Closest to the pin was Laureen Baldock.
In future if wet on Wednesday it will be played on Thursday if the weather is fine.
■ Stratford Avon Bowling Club:
Last Tuesday the Taranaki
3/5 competition started at the club. Three teams were entered from the Stratford Avon Club, coming away with three out of six wins.
Last Thursday the optional triples tournament took place with Dennis McEwen. Tony Upson (who was replaced by Paul Digby and Noeline Gavin winning on the top green. Colin Jones, John Sextus and James Howatson were second, Jim Rawlinson from Hawera Park was third.
On the bottom green the winner was Ivor Botica. Second place when to Colin Wheeler, Norm Webby and Royce Eaves, third was Ian Fraser from Tower.
On Saturday teams played in the Taranaki Open Mixed 2 x 4 x 2 pairs. Matt Watson and Mary Bishop qualified with one win out of two games, rain washed out the third game.
On Sunday the men played one round of the Championship Premier Fours, with four qualifiers. Kevin Mischefski will play Paul Digby and Colin Jones will play John Sextus this Saturday.