Thursday, May 2, 2024


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Mackay Bowls: Laughter & Spirited Matches

The Ladies Section hosted their President's event at home this past Friday, with President Julie extending a warm welcome to 60 members from district clubs, including Men's President John, Board Representative Brian, Life Member Ruby, and Patroness Eunice. The gathering was filled with laughter and spirited bowls matches.
The winning team, comprising B. Jenner, R. Lloyd, and R. Hughes, emerged victorious from the day's play, while the runners up lucky card from the losers were, R. O'Donnell, K. Robinson, and J. Borg. The club extends a heartfelt thanks to all attendees for their contribution to the day's tremendous success.
Looking ahead, this weekend features the Men's Division competing in the Dr. Williams Shield on Saturday, with matches taking place at the City Club and North Mackay. The finals will be held on Sunday at the City Club.

Team 1 G. Luck, R. Bell, N. Holt, R. Blanchfield
Team 2 T. Hollows, B. Paskins, E. Roberts, T. Mayfield
Team 3 A. Lovern, C. Marks, M. Coll, N. Wilson

On the 5th and 6th of May the club will be holding the Prestige Fours.
The green will be full of Bowlers chasing the prize Money.

Tuesday Social Play (22)
Winner of Winners:
G. Gibbs, W. Herewini, J. Nelson, B. Paskins
Winner of Losers:
L. Jenner, B. Jenner, P. Taaffe.

Thursday SCROUNGERS (18):
K. Struik def M. Coll   15-9

Club Competition Results:
A Singles
B. Jenner def C. Molloy 25 -17
M. Irving def A. Summerville 27-19
M. Coll def W. Herewini 26-19
B. Bridger def S. Green 25-11

Contributed by Mike Irving

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