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.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 23rd June 2-4-2
This week, in rather cool conditions, 36 players took to the greens to play 20 ends of 2-4-2 bowls.
The team coming first with a winning score of 35+17 shots up was Eddie Hann and Kym Stewart taking home the prize pool of $36.00 each. Runners up for the day with a score of 35+29 were Eddie Hann and Kym Stewart, winning a $5.00 Bar voucher each.
Other winning teams for the day were, Terry Lonergan, Peter Scanlon 34+17. David Reichelt, Merle Stevens 33+18. Robert Radley, Mary Clifford 32+12. Frank Cooper, Bill Burdon 32+9. Arthur O’Connell, Carl Schapel 31+5 and Derek Bowering, Rob Chambers 29+1.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 Played 16th June
The 2-4-2 game this week again saw 28 very dedicated players take part. For the first time in the history of the game at the Millicent Bowls Club, a Power Play was introduced where both teams have the opportunity to nominate one end per game as a Power Play end and if they are successful in winning that end their score doubles, so if the team score 4 shots for that end it goes to 8 shots.
The winning team for this week finishing the with 36+13 was Arthur O’Connell and Kym Stewart taking home the $28.00 prize pool each. Second place went to David Botting and Robert Radley finishing with a score of 33+16.
Other winning teams for the day were Ross Warren, Carl Schapel 33+15. Steve Skeer, Rod Gibbs 33+9. Graham Loveday, Peter Scanlon 31+10. Derrick Lindh, Peter Varcoe 31+6 and Carrol Gibbs, Derek Bowering 28+9.
The Ladies’ Tuesday morning social bowls starting at 11am is being well attended and all the ladies are enjoying the lunch at Ackie’s Deli afterwards.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 Played 9th June
This week saw 24, very brave or very, very, silly bowlers played the game of 2-4-2 normally played over 20 ends but because of the weather conditions the game was cut back to 18 ends allowing the players to have a nice warm cup of coffee or tea or perhaps something stronger.
The team coming in the over-all winners was Steve Skeer and Bill Burdon with a score of 32+20 taking home the prize pool of $24.00 each. In second place with a score of 31+17 was David Reichelt and Derrick Lindh winning the $5.00 bar voucher.
Other winning teams were, Peter Dunnicliff, Neil Whelan 31+4. Malcolm Wright, Iain Campbell 30+9. Jim Campbell, Robert Radley 30+5 and Denis Clifford, John Buhlmann 30+4.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 Played 2nd June
This week 32 players went out to brave the rather chilly weather, with some massive score being recorded for the day.
In first place with a very good score of 34+34 shots up was the team of Eddie Hann and Terry Barnes taking home the $32.00 prize pool. A very close second also winning 14 of the 20 ends with a score of 34+27 shots up was the team of Robert Radley and Derk Pietersma and winning a$5.00 bar voucher.
Other winning teams for the day were, Peter Dunnicliff, Mary Clifford also winning 14 and 16 shots up. Arthur O’Connell, Iain Campbell 33+8. Robert Chambers, Jim Campbell 32+7. David Nuske, Carl Schapel 32+1. David Botting, Rod Gibbs 29+4 and a draw between Ian Ross, Derrick Lindh 20+0 playing Merle Stevens, Malcolm Wright 20+0.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 – 26th May 2022
This week leading up to the start of the 2-4-2 game at 1-00pm, the weather looked rather poor but 23 brave players registered to play the game.
The winning pair for the day with a score of 34.5+14 shots up was the team of Steve Skeer and Lyn Scudds. Runners-up was the team of Ian Ross and Peter Varcoe with a score of 33+9.
Other winning teams for the day were Ross Warren, Kym Stewart 31+1. A triple of Frank Cooper, Robert Radley and Iain Campbell 30+8 and Derrick Lindh, Neil Whelan 30+2.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 19th May
This week 31 players took to the greens for 20 ends of bowls. Before going out to play Derk Pietersma welcomed home the Millicent bowlers who travelled to the Riverland and Victoria, he also welcomed night bowler Graham Loveday, Joey Walker again from Tassie and also reported that the ladies’ Tuesday social morning was going very well.
The winners for the day taking home $31.00 each was the team of Peter Dunnicliff and Carl Schapel with a score of 33+13, runners up with a score of 32+15 was Malcolm MacRobert and Mary Clifford.
Other winning teams for the day were David Reichelt, Joey Walker (visitor) 32+8. Jan Buhlmann, John Drew 32+5. A triple Steve Skeer, Derek Bowering and Neil Whelan 29+3. Robert Radley, Jim Campbell 32+1 and Malcolm Wright, John Scudds 31+15.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 12 May 2022
This week in beautiful weather 30 bowlers took part in the 2-4-2 game. Due to the odd number of players there was one rink of triples, with the lead and second playing 3 bowls and the skip playing 2 bowls each. All games were played over 20 ends.
Before going out to the greens, three visitors were welcomed to the club, Joey Walker from Tasmania, Gary Zeuner from the Marion Bowls Club and Darren Wright a first game player from Alice Springs.
Coming in first with a score of 35+29 shots up was the triples team of Merle Stevens, Terry Lonergan and Terry Barnes. In second place with a score of 34+24 was one of the visitors, Joey Walker, and Robert Radley.
Other winning teams were ,Frank Cooper, Aaron Emonson 34+23. Brian Goode, David Reichelt 33+18. Ross Warren, Andre Reinders 31+4. Peter Dunnicliff 30+7 and Steve Skeer, Kym Stewart 29+1.
Players were also asked to put their names on the sheet to register for Mid- Week Pennants and Tuesday Ladies Social Bowls which start at 11am. All ladies are welcome.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 28th April
This week 33 players took part in the 2-4-2 pairs game, played over 20 ends. This week, new Tournament Chairperson Derk Pietersma, welcomed all players.
The winning pair for the day were Malcolm Wright and Bryan Roper, with a score of 35+18. Runners up was a triple of Orr Grosvener, John Drew and Terry Barnes with a score of 32+11.
Other winning teams were, Derek Bowering, Eddie Hann 31+6. Ian Kuchel, Derk Pietersma 30+5. Rob Chambers, Denis Clifford 30+5. Steve Skeer, Iain Campbell 30+4. Joy Warren, Neil Whelan 30+2 and Malcolm McRobert, Steve Carnellor 30+1.
Joy Warren has invited all ladies to come and play Tuesday bowls, commencing at 11.00 a.m. The format is to have a few ends of bowls and then go to lunch. It is not necessary to ring names through to the bowls club before the game, just turn up if you intend playing.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 21st April
This week 28 players took part in the 2-4-2 competition, with players playing on A and B greens due to work being carried out on the preparation for pavers to be laid under the new shelter between A and B greens.
President Peter Hyland also informed players that a sheet was now up for players interested in playing Mid- Week Pennants to please put their names down.
The winning pair for the day was Carl Schapel and Steve Skeer(one of our night bowlers) with a score of 32+19. Coming in second, also winning 12 ends, was the team of Peter Dunnicliff and Aaron Emonson with a score of 32+6.
Other winning teams were, Malcolm Wright, Terry Barnes 32+3. Ian Ross, Robert Radley 31+10. Lorraine Hyland, Eddie Hann 31+10. Orr Grosvenor, Rod Gibbs 31+8 and Tim Grosvenor, Kym Stewart 30+5.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 14th April
This week 28 players took part in the Thursday 2-4-2. Before going out to play, President Peter Hyland congratulated Heather Carthew for winning the Ladies Veterans Champion of Champions Singles competition played on Tuesday 12th April at the Mount Gambier RSL Club. Peter also welcomes David Smith, a visiting bowler to the town.
The wining pair for the day with a score of 33+13 shots were Peter Dunnicliff and Peter Bateman. Runners- up were Arthur O’Connell and Neil Whelan with a score of 32+9.
Other winning teams were, Terry Lonergan, Ros Varcoe 31+7. Robyn Rolfe, Peter Hyland 30+11. Ross Warren, Brian Goode 30+4. Orr Grosvenor, David Smith 30+1. Merle Stevens, Malcolm Wright drawing with Tina Eriksen, Kym Stewart with 16 shots each.
After the game a general meeting was held to elect the selectors for Open Pennants and Ladies Pennants for next season and also the Notices of Motion for the Annual General Meeting of the Lower South East Bowls Association.
The Ladies’ Selectors for Season 2022/23 are, Heather Carthew, Ros Varcoe and Steve Carnellor and in the Open Pennants for next season David Nuske, Wayne Ross and Kym Stewart were elected. Congratulations to all.
Millicent Bowls Club 2-4-2 played 7th April
This week the numbers were up from last week’s 14 to this week’s 34, perhaps due to the covid easing or people are learning to live with it and of course it was a much nicer day.
Before going out to play Aaron Emonson welcomed Steve Skeer, a night bowls member. He also reminded all members of the Presentation Day, Sunday 23rd April and requested that members bring along a casserole or sweet. Also the Annual General Meeting to be held on the 27th April at 1.00 p.m.
The winning team for the day went to one of the triples, Orr Grosvenor, Garry Wilson and Iain Campbell with a score of 34+16. Runners- up with a score of 33+12 were David Nuske and Derk Pietersma.
Other winning teams were Arthur O’Connell, David Reichelt 33+15. Garth Baker, Neil Whelan 33+12. Eddie Hann, Steve Carnellor 33+9. Sam Schofield, Peter Hyland 32+9. Chris Earl, Kym Stewart 31+4 and Lurlene Reinders, Peter Scanlon 31+3.