Thursday, April 20, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Mackay Bowls Club News

Mackay Bowls Club Ladies’ Section had a successful Presidents at Home day on Friday April 14 with a full green of 48 players from various clubs around the Mackay district.

The games were played with good sportsmanship and much laughter was heard.

After the game, players were invited to have lunch.

President Hazel and her executive were joined by MDLBA President Lyn, Treasurer Pam, Selector Carmel along with Men's Section President John and Board representative Ryan, and then participated in raffles and cent sale.

The winners for the day were E Bartollo, F Lette, C Kirwin, and J Caban.

Lucky card was won by L Large, J Murray, R Hughes, and C Savage.

President Hazel thanked all members for their donations of prizes and help they provided to make the day a success.

Tuesday Social Play (19)

Winners of Winners

Leanne Jenner, Barry Jenner, Peter Taaffe.

Winners of Losers

Ted Gill, Whare Herewini, Barry Paskins, Alf Pagden.

Thursday Scroungers (23)

Joe Crocker def Hookey Wilson

There were no competitions played over weekend due to Pennants Starting.

Ladies Section travel to Northern Beaches on April 18 for Symons Shield Two Bowl Triples.

The weekend of April 28-29 is Mackay Club Prestige Fours with a full rink playing over the weekend with $8,000 in prizes shared among the top eight teams.

Pennant continues this weekend with games both Saturday and Sunday.

Saturday: Division 2 away at Marian, Division 4 at Home, Division 6 away at Sarina.

Sunday: Division 2 Wests Tigers at Home, Division 4 away at Seaforth, Division 6 RSL at Home.

Good Bowling to all this weekend.

Contributed by Mike Irving

Presidents Lyn and Hazel. Photo supplied

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