The Millicent Bowling Club holds this competition every Thursday all year, when weather permits and no other tournaments are on. Visitors are most welcome, just ring the club and have your names in before 12-30pm, with play starting at 1-00pm.
Notice to bowlers in the Millicent Bowls Club
As from the 28th of July all conditions are back to where we were before the close-down was enforced. 2-4-2 can now go ahead also meetings and bowls practice. The only restriction is we cannot invite other clubs to participate in any functions.(Masks to be worn when in the clubroom)
No 2-4-2 this week 15th July due to wet conditions
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played on 8th July 2021
This week 42 players registered to play in the competition. Once again with 42 players this meant that there had to be 2 teams of triples with each player playing 3 bowls straight.
Before going out to play Brian Roper, Tournament Organizer, welcomed Mark Ryan, a visiting bowler from across the border and also asked all member to observe a minutes silence for one of our past members, Pat Hitchcock who passed away during the week. Brian also reminded players the subs were now due and must be paid before the pennant season starts.
This week, taking home the prize money of $42.00 was the team of Joy Warren and Andre Reinders with a score of 34+10, This is Andre’s second win in 2 weeks, boy what a bowler he must be and it was great to see Joy also in the winning team as a new up and coming great bowler.
In second place was the team of David Reichelt and visiting bowler Mark Ryan with a score of 33+14 and winning the $5.00 bar voucher.
Other winning teams for the day were the triple of Robin Rolfe, Peter Bateman and Iain Campbell 33+12. Malcolm Wright, Peter Varcoe 33+10. Brian Goode, Neil Whelan 33+9. Robert Radley, Bob Baxter 32+1. Graham Loveday, John Scudds 32+5. Graham Parsons, Terry Barnes 31+3. Lurlene Reinders, Carl Schapel 30+1 and Alby Cecotti and Lyn Scudds 29+2.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 1st July 2021
This week, 34 players took to the greens in perfect bowling conditions. Once again because of the number of players, two triple teams were required.
The winning team for this week with a score of 33+23 shots up was the team of David Botting and Andre Reinders, taking home $34.00 each as the winning prize. Runners up for the day were Denis Clifford and Carl Schapel with a score of 33+7 and receiving the $5.00 bar voucher each.
Other winning teams were one of the triples teams, Ella Pietersma, Derrick Lindh and John Buhlmann, with a score of 32+12. David Nuske David Reichelt 32+1, Graham Loveday, Dirk Pietersma 31+10. Robert Radley, Adriana Ross 31+4. Mary Clifford, Neil Whelan 30+1 and Ian Ross Bill Burdon 29+3.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played on 24th June 2021
In dry but very chilly conditions, 21 players took to the greens for an afternoon of bowls. Before going out to play, Arron Emerson asked the bowlers to be upstanding for a minutes silence to remember long time member and bowler Ed Fitter, who passed away on Sunday 20th June. Ed will be sadly missed.
First place this week after the 20 ends was Peter Dunnicliff and Iain Campbell with a score of 34+12 shots, in second place with a score of 33+14 was David Nuske and Neil Whelan.
Other winning teams for the day were, Eddie Hann, Derk Pietersma 32+18. Ross Warren, Kym Stewart 32+8 and Peter Bateman, Peter Varcoe 32+4 .
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played on 17th June 2021
With names having to be registered by 12-30pm to play and the weather rather threatening with rain most of the morning, this didn’t deter 14 very dedicated bowlers from playing. As it turned out the afternoon was fine!
Because of the odd number 2 of the 6 teams had to play in a triple, Ros Varcoe, David Botting and Bill Burdon took out first place with a score of 33+15. Second place saw, Ross Warren, Peter Bateman and Robert Radley with a score of 32+4. The other winning team for the day was Derk Pietersma and Peter Varcoe .
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played on 10th June 2021
This weeks 2-4-2 saw 27 players take to the green in chilly but fine weather. Three teams of triples played using 3 bowls each, with one rink having two of the triples teams playing against each other.
The winning team this week with a score of 33+17 was Eddie Hann and Adriana Ross each taking home the $27.00 prize pool. Second place went to the team of Malcolm Wright and Carl Schapel with a score of 33+7.
Other winning teams for the day were Ros Varcoe, David Botting and Ian Ross 32+5, Joy Warren, Denis Clifford, Peter Varcoe 32+3, Del Parsons, Terry Barnes 32+2 and a draw between Mary Clifford, Neil Whelan and Graham Loveday, Iain Campbell both teams winning 10 ends with equal shots of 15 each.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 3rd June 2021
30 players registered to play this week in the 2-4-2 game of 20 ends but just before going out the heavens opened up, this only lasted for a short time and the sun was out for most of the afternoon for a perfect day for bowls.
The winning team this week was the team of David Botting and Iain Campbell take home the $30.00 prize pool with a score of 34+15. Runners- up for the day, receiving the $5.00 bar voucher, was the team of Arthur O’Connell and Sarah Ross with a score of 33+17.
Other winning teams for the day were Peter Dunnicliff, Carl Schapel 32+15, a triple of Graham Loveday, David Taylor and Neil Whelan 32+10, Sam Schofield, Bill Burdon 32+7 and Malcolm Wright, Peter Scanlon 32+1.
The members were saddened to be informed of the passing of one of the Club’s Past Presidents, Lance Evans. Tournament Organizer Brian Roper, asked all members to be upstanding and observe a minute’s silence for Lance who was President from 2008 to 2010
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 27th May 2021
Last Thursday, 27th May, in rather bleak conditions with showers coming and going for the full 20 ends of bowls played, 30 bowlers braved the conditions taking shelter quite often during the game.
Before going out to play Brian Roper welcomed Kym Stewart from the Kalangadoo Club and informed all players who intend to play Open Pennants this year that a sheet is now up for them to register their intentions
The winning team for the day saw Peter Dunnicliff and Neil Whelan take home the $30.00 prize pool each with a score of 36+27. Runners up for the day were, Adriana Ross and Iain Campbell with a score of 34+25 scoring the $5.00 bar voucher.
Other winning teams were Lurlene Reinders, Brian Roper 34+21. A triple of David Botting, Andrea Radley and Derek Pietersma 34+20. David Nuske, Peter Varcoe 34+18. Eddie Hann, Bill Burdon 32+13 and Sam Schofield, Carl Schapel 29+2.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 Played Thursday 20th May
With the weather looking rather bleak last Thursday morning, it looked as though the 2-4-2 game may not go ahead but by 11am the day was perfect for bowls with 37 players participating. Before going out Tournament Organiser Bryan Roper informed all members that there was now Grippo and Chalk Spray available at the bar also a new uniform price list for members to view.
The winning team with a score of 36+30 shots up went to Denis Clifford and Eddie Hann, taking home $37.00 each. Runners up for the day was the team of Arthur O’Connell and Bill Burdon with a score of 32+6.
Other winning teams for the day were Jan Buhlmann, Peter Scanlon 31+13. Derreck Lindh, Steve Carnellor 31+11. Adriana Ross, Andrea Reinders 29+5. David Nuske, Iain Campbell 29+2 also achieving a possible 8 shots on one end. Ann-Marie Goode, Derk Pietersma 29+1. A draw between Peter Dunnicliff, Terry Barnes and Ian Ross, David Reichelt with 19 shots each and a second draw between, Lurlene Reinders, Kym Stewart and Malcolm Wright, John Scudds with 18 shots each and both winning 10 ends each.