PLAYED on the Morwell Bowling Club’s undercover green on Thursday, October 26 were the Over 60 Events of Singles and Pairs for the men and the ladies of South Gippsland versus West Gippsland.
The winners of the Singles go on to play State Finals at Deer Park BC on November 8 and 9, with the Pairs winners going to Sebastopol BC on December 13 and 14.
In the Singles, Leongatha’s Marj Pearson played Neerim’s Karen Sheers with Karen as the winner.
The men’s Singles went down to the wire with Korumburra’s Peter Spark the winner over Ian Kirkup from Traralgon.
In the last end of this match Ian was holding the three shots needed to win the game until Peter, with his last bowl put in a beautiful shot to be the winner.
The Pairs games were both tight contests with Leongatha’s Rosa James and Fay Turner and Neerim’s Pat Fraser-Aurish and Liz Hodge at 17 all. After an extra end Rosa and Fay were the winners 18-17, thus backing up their win of 2015-16.
The Men’s Pairs went to Inverloch’s Frank Seaton and Wayne Parks after a valiant effort from Drouin’s John Leighton and Dennis Throup.
All games were worthy finals and a pleasure for the spectators to enjoy.
Our bowlers dominate region over 60 finals