Benalla’s B1 and B2 sides ventured to Wangaratta to play in the preliminary finals — B1 played Tungamah and B2 played Mansfield.
The teams were unable to come home with the bacon: B1 lost 75/50 and B2 went down 76/62.
But a big ‘well done’ to all the players — you did the club proud as well as yourselves.
On Saturday, March 3, Benalla Bowls Club will host three grand finals for the O & M Bowls Region — A2 grand final, Chiltern v Mansfield; B1 grand final, St James v Tungamah; and B2 grand final, Mansfield v YMGCR.
Benalla’s A1 side will play Wodonga at YMGCR on Saturday, March 3.
All games begin at 12.45pm with the roll up, start at 1pm.
Benalla Bowls Clubs Men’s Pairs Championship was played between Bill Armstrong/Bruno Meneguzzi and Darren Salan/Des Blyss.
This was a great game, with the lead changing several times, but Bill and Bruno eventually coming out on top 22/15. The trophy was presented by club vice-president Catherine Chuke.
Ovens and Murray Ladies Pairs Championship was played on Sunday, February 25 at Corowa, with Sharon Warfe and Gail Banfield winning 18/15 — well done indeed.
Wednesday, February 21; Open Social Pairs night:
Winners C. Chuke and M. Felmingham.
Sunday, February 18; Benalla Health Charity Day:
Thirty-six bowlers played two games in triples. Winners: R. Lewis, M. Felmingham and C. Chuke. Runners-up: R. Bezett, J. Bezett and D. Lindsay.
Indoor Bowls; Monday, February 19:
Three games of eight ends were played. Winners: R. Nadler, V. King, M. Price and D. Gullim. Runners-up: D. McIntyre, L. Brown [J. Holmes] L. Saunders and L. Watson.