Wednesday, May 15, 2024


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Ayr Bowling Club

Things are certainly heating up at Ayr Bowling with both social and competition bowls featuring this week.  
Monday saw a competition B Singles game.  It was a good contest with Heather Jorgensen def Lorraine Wolffe. On Tuesday, Social Ladies had a great day with Triples played. Isabel Cislowski, Beryl Cornford and Pam Power def Karen Shepherd, Linda Guimelli and Mary Poli. Raylene Hervey, Joy Comollatti and Heather Jorgensen def Katharina Stuckler, Betty Schultz and Irene Wilson.  
On Wednesday, Mixed Social Bowls was held during the day. There were three games of Triples and one game of Pairs. Winners were Jimmy Murray, Dino Poli and Ron Soper def Mick Murison, Vince Beitia and Barry Shepherd.  
On Wednesday, some of our ladies went to play at Brandon Bowls Club, sponsored by Queensland Country Bank, celebrating the ladies’ 69th birthday. Congratulations to Ruth Moore, Sandra Darwen and Pam Power who won overall on the day.
The Ladies had a great competition day on Thursday. We had a close game in the final of the Open Singles with Pam Power just defeating Dot Cutting. Congratulations to Pam. In the B Singles, Robyn McAllister def Katharina Stuckler. 
Saturday saw five games of triples with Rob Garner, Bob Young and Ron Soper coming out the winners. Runners Up were Lorraine Wolffe, Margaret Chapman and Maurice Power.
Results of competition games – B Grade Singles - V. Beitia def J. Hall and in the B Grade Pairs Bob Young/Col Essex def Rob Garner/Wayne Coonan.
Upcoming Championship games – Sunday May 26 – Championship Singles – M. Power v J. Grabbi (marker – L. Stidson).  Championship Pairs – C. Pearce/G.Pearce v D. Poli/M. Milan (pending NQ Singles).  B Grade Singles – J. Hall v J. Pirrone (marker – V. Beitia).
Contact Ayr Bowling Club for more information. Location: 101 Young Street, Ayr, Queensland 4807; Phone Number: (07) 4783 1336; Facebook Page: Ayr Bowling Club.

Contributed by Anthony Bull

A Grade Ladies' Winner and Runner Up Pam Power and Dot Cutting

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