Jenny Holt triumphs in singles championships

Club Singles Championship winner Jenny Holt being presented with the singles badge by club president, Heather Bailey. Photo: contributed
Club Singles Championship winner Jenny Holt being presented with the singles badge by club president, Heather Bailey. Photo: contributed

The Young Women's Bowling Club Singles Championship was held at the club last Wednesday and Thursday, July 22 and 23.

On Wednesday morning, Margo Parker had a win over Judith Mulligan, 25/7, Kate Cooper beat Kathryn Betcher 25/18 while Sheila Traynor won 25/17 against Heather Bailey.

In the afternoon, Kate beat Margo 25/20, Jenny Holt beat Jill Rosen 25/9 and Sheila beat Ann Gardner in a very close game 25/24.

On Thursday morning in the semi- final, Sheila had a win over Kate 25/20 and Jenny won her game against Julie Alavoine 25/17.

The final in the afternoon was indeed a tight one and great for the spectators. The club singles was won by Jenny Holt beating Sheila Traynor 25/19.

A great effort on Jenny's part.

Both she and Sheila played top bowls.

Congratulations to both of them.

 Sheila Traynor, runner up, and winner Jenny Holt. Photo: contributed

Sheila Traynor, runner up, and winner Jenny Holt. Photo: contributed

On Saturday at Harden, the South West District Open Pairs was contested. Only four teams participated in this event.

In the morning Margo Parker and Kathryn Betcher from the Young club had a win of 16/14 over the Harden team of Pat Walker and Myssa Stadtmiller, while Taylor and Ann-Marie Phillips from Harden beat Sue Gault and Judy McAlister from Grenfell 17/8.

The final in the afternoon resulted in a win to Margo and Kathryn from Young who beat Taylor and Ann-Marie 16/13. Congratulations Margo and Kathryn.

On Wednesday and Thursday 29/30 July, the SW District Senior Pairs will be held at Young. No doubt some excellent bowls will be played.