Submitted by Colin Pye – Millicent Bowling Club
Wattle Range Funerals 2-4-2
Cold weather couldn’t keep 40 Millicent bowlers from enjoying the Wattle Range Funerals 2-4-2 competition on Thursday 21st November.
The contests took place on the Hahn & Somerset Greens with the results for the day starting with a draw on rink 9 between the teams of Ray Doecke & Lindsay Warneke (18+0) & John Madden & Brian Atkinson (22+0).
Winning teams were Andy Kramer & Rod Gibbs 28+1 on rink 11, Jim Campbell & Iain Campbell 30+4 on rink 12, Dick Vanderheul & Herb Henderson 31+9 on rink 6, Wayne Burris & David Crase 31+16 on rink 10, Rob Chambers & Neil Whelan 32+6 on rink 1, Colin Pye & Ian Ross 32+7 on rink 4 &, in 3rd place, Bruce Pettman & Malcolm Wright 32+12 on rink 5.
Runners-up were Alan Strother & John Scudds with 34+4 on rink 2 & the winners were Alan Correll & Jeff Hollingsworth playing on rink 3 & finishing with a very impressive score of 36+24.
The haircut donated by Chris’s Barber Shop was won by Bruce Pettman & Brian Goode won the Millicent Quality Meat meat-tray raffle.
President Derk Pietersma presented ‘8 Badges’ the team of John Drew, Ed Fitter, Ron Trewin & (absent) Brian Johnson for an outstanding effort in gaining 8 shots on 1 end in round 3 of this current Pennant Season. Congratulations to you all.