Friday, June 11, 2021


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Airlie Beach Bowls News

Saturday scroungers winner this week was Margo Stanley. Sunday Social Bowls winning team was Mark Mawson, Lyn Graham, and Karen Jensen who defeated Lara Hadlow, Marj Hughes, and Betty Whitehorn, 22-10.

Ladies’ pennant results, the Division 1 Ladies had two home games on Tuesday. In the morning game Airlie Beach defeated Mackay City. The afternoon game, two rinks up and one rink a draw, Airlie Beach defeated South Suburban.

Mens’ pennant was on Saturday where Division 2 defeated Marion, Division 4 defeated Proserpine 42-32. Division 5 defeated Sarina, and Division 6 lost, 11 shots down to Pioneer Valley.

Sunday: Division 2 defeated South Suburban 68-62 and remain undefeated this season. Division 4 lost to West Tigers on Sunday. Division 5 defeated Mackay 51-38 and Division 6 defeated West Tigers 39-37. Renowned for its after game burgers, Airlie Bowls Club thanks Henny Tattam for making up the burgers for the players on Sunday.  

Men’s single club championships game this week Rick Galea defeated Ash Warland 25-24.  

Students from Proserpine high school are still training at Airlie Beach Bowls Club for the Queensland secondary school cup.

Next week many players from Airlie are off to have a go at the Australian Championships.

Contributed by Betty Whitehorn

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