WESTVIEW men and The Woods women took the honours in the finals of the EP trips competition played in Port Alfred at the weekend.
The men’s bowls title went to Curt Fischer, Glenn Corson and Merrick Gray, who beat Trevor Frost, Ron Orford and Noel Heale (Port Alfred) 14-13 in the final.
Kepler Wessels’s Woods team took the bronze.
In the women’s final, Bev Treadway, Marcelle Thompson and Sandy Richardson needed an extra end to beat the Port Alfred team of Sandra Wiblin, Colette Reid and Jennifer McLachlan 18-17.
Jen Cherry’s Woods team took the bronze.
THE following players have been invited to participate in the EP men’s Masters at Westview on September 28-29. All players must report by 8.30am: N Colyn, R Croly, N Erasmus, C Fischer, S Gobey, G Gowar, P Hufkie, W Kilian, A Langley, E Louw, J Meyer, H Slabbert.
A BSA markers’ course will be conducted at Western Suburbs on October 7 and 8 (9am).
Anyone wanting to join this course must contact Jeanette Williams by October 2 (084-500-4100).
THE winners of the King Cars Thursday morning men’s pairs competition on September 12 at Western Suburbs were Louis and Trevor Moore.
THE skips accepted for the Summerwood Warwick mixed fours tournament on Tuesday are: P Botha, S Hattingh, O Hollis, S Jones, B Kelly, A Kritzinger, K Martin, N McFarlane, C Nel, E Olivier, M Sandwick, J Smith, H Steyn, J Strombeck, R Tunstead, J vd Berg, T van Rensburg, L Weetman. There is still space for late entries; contact Monty Ware (083-261-9268). Registration is at 8.30am.
The programme at Summerwood this week is: tomorrow: mixed social (8.45am); Saturday: men’s and women’s social (1.45pm); Monday: men’s social (1.45pm); Tuesday: Warwick mixed fours tournament.
THE draw for the Whiteside Trophy to be played at Grahamstown BC is:
Section A: Kenton v Park Drive, Mill Park v The Woods, Grahamstown v Walmer, Port Elizabeth v Kowie, Walmer v Midlands, Albany v Westview, Port Alfred v Uitenhage
Section B: Park Drive v Kowie, Kenton v Grahamstown, Midlands v Walmer, Westview v The Woods, Mill Park v Uitenhage, Port Alfred v Walmer, Albany v Port Elizabeth
IBHAYI men and women Nomads will have their next outing on Sunday at Walmer CC (1.30pm). Please pay your subs.
THE PE Moth Bowling Club invites all interested bowlers to join them. For men, there is sponsored pairs on Tuesdays (9am). Other playing times: Wednesdays and Saturdays (2pm) and Sundays (9am).
The popular Novice Colts and Fillies tournament will take place on November 9.
The Twilight pairs competition will start on November 12. Inquiries: Peter (083-452-6493).
THERE is Wednesday morning mixed bowls at Park Drive, tabs in 9am. Other sessions: Tuesday 2pm, Saturday 2pm, Sunday 9.15am, public holidays 9am.
The date for the Richard Luyt Memorial Trophy has been changed to Sunday.
Forthcoming events: September 27: 100 Club draw; October 11: Donkey Derby; October 19: Novice mixed competition (not October 16 as previously reported).
THE PEBC programme is:
Tomorrow: afternoon, chicken and wine, mixed tabs-in bowls.
Friday: morning, Bob Mott’s Nedbank Friday morning pairs.
Saturday: afternoon, social tabs-in bowls. Attendance draw at 6pm.
Sunday: 9am Richard Luyt Memorial game between PEBC and Park Drive. Green fees are R20 and braai packs are available at R30.
Tuesday: morning, Heritage Day; mixed social bowls in the morning.
THE Level 1 coaching course has been postponed to October 19-20 and November 2-3. Anyone still interested, contact Dix (082-220-3707).