Thursday, August 31, 2023
Mackay and Whitsunday Life
Wangaratta hosted the annual Combined Shield on Saturday.
With a format of Singles, Pairs, Triples and Fours men’s teams from Wangaratta, Collinsville, BBC, and a combined Wangaratta/BBC ladies team played for the trophy.
Over the day there were a lot of great bowls played.
With three match wins and an aggregate of 65 the combined Wangaratta/BBC ladies were the victors. Wangaratta men came in second with BBC third and Collinsville fourth. Thanks to Wangaratta club and all the organisers for a great day.
BBC will host the event next year.
Winners for Monday afternoon triples E Dunn, D Bradeley, and F Farrugia defeated M Elphinstone, I Wheeler, R Stitt.
On Tuesday, winners were R Mumby, M Kilkenny, and P Warren defeated M Elphinstone, J Breakwell, and M Loughead.
Winners for our Fun Friday afternoon were L Knight, M Terry, and M Chappell defeated C Bellingham, A Learson, B Bellingham.
M Hyde, and P Madden defeated S Pearson and R Mumby.
Sunday winners came out on Rink 3. They were L Suann, R Stitt, and F Duncan who defeated J Brunt, L Knight, and J Reimann.
Club Competition: Single Sets R Stitt defeated L Wilson, G Colquhoun defeated D Wallace.
Contributed with thanks to Penny Warren.
Combined Shield Winners Wangaratta/BBC Ladies. Photo supplied