Thursday, August 24, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Wangaratta Bowls

We have great news to report.

The Wangaratta pairs team of Denise Wallace and Penny Warren played in the Nth Qld District Championships this past week.

After convincingly winning their section with three out of three wins and an aggregate of 25, they continued their good form during the week defeating teams in the quarter and semi-finals to reach the final on Saturday morning.

They continued on playing well to defeat the Thuringowa team of Jacinta Wallace and Bernadette Hay.

Winners for Monday afternoon triples were R Hayton, R Barr-Kemp, and K Armstrong who defeated J Steele, J Dawson, and G Wills.

On Tuesday winners were Dianne Hallis, Irene Laird, and Keith Armstrong who defeated Joe Verden, Keith S/Collins, and Lindsay Harris.

Winners for our Fun Friday afternoon were L Knight, C Bellingham, and B Bellingham who defeated A Vigar, C Heinrich, and A Pearson.

Sunday winners to claim the Crab trophy came out on Rink 2.

They were P Breakwell, H Donoghue, I Wheeler, and P Donoghue who defeated T Crozier, M Harvey, M Chappel, and A Rolfe.

There will be no Barefoot bowls this Friday due to a private function.

This Saturday Wangaratta will host the annual Combined Shield so if you have time come down to watch some good bowls.

Contributed with thanks to Penny Warren.

Winners Of NQ Ladies District Championship Pairs - Denise Wallace & Penny Warren. Photo supplied

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