Wingham Bowling Club news December 6, 2017

Graeme Ireland and Alana Burns winners of the mixed pairs championship 2017, at the Wingham Bowling Club combined presentation dinner.
Graeme Ireland and Alana Burns winners of the mixed pairs championship 2017, at the Wingham Bowling Club combined presentation dinner.

Saturday open and presentation

Alana Burns, Peter Williams, Pat Marcus and Glenn Gilford got off to a flyer against Greg Bartlett, Steve Knott, Jack Pie and Allan Dodd to lead 17 to nil after seven ends. Greg and his crew did a little better for the remainder of the game with the final score favouring Alana's outfit 23-11.

Michael Clarke led his team of Denise Matheson and Margaret Hinton to an eight shot victory against Glen Dennes, Lillian Cross and Chris Willey. Laurelle Dennes as lead got that team of Graeme Ireland and Leonie Gilford to a good win against Jim Gillogly, Claudia O'Donnell and Snow Trenchard, the result being a nine shot difference.

Following the game the annual presentation was well attended with Col Watson as the men's single champion and Leonie Gilford the women’s spoke on behalf of all those players who were either winners or runners up for the 2017 season. 

Dates to keep in the diary

This Saturday, December 9 is the Ham and Port annual event and attire is mufti.

Saturday, December 16 is Pork Day and attire is club shirt etc. Also December 16 is the closing date for entries in 2018 Club 4s with January 13 being set as the first round. Also December 16 is the closing date for the 2018 club singles with the first round set for Thursday, January 11.