Drouin seals vital win against Newborough


THE penultimate round of the season saw Drouin defeat Newborough which leaves second place on the ladder open as Newborough welcomes top team Traralgon this Saturday.
NEWBOROUGH travelled to Drouin and for the home team Samantha Atkinson and her rink of Steve Barr, Jan Aubrey and Mick Fleming had had a 31-13 win over Tommy Lodge and his rink of Barry Daley, Craig Thornton and Scott Jones.
Sheryl Atkinson and her rink of Graeme Aubrey, Maureen Leighton and Les Firth had a 21-18 win over Nosha Michaels and his rink of Jo-Anne Michaels, Rod Lewis and John Backman.
Kevin Lovett and his Newborough rink of Brian Carpenter, Tony Knipping and George Lambos defeated Mark Atkinson and his rink of Bruce Andrews, Col Finger and John Leighton 23-19. Alan Grubb and his rink of Josh Kennedy, Bob Goldie and Ryan Marston had a 27-24 win over Toby Wallace and his rink of Denise Hamilton, Arthur Moore and Dale Hendrick.
Drouin 14-95 defeated Newborough 4-81
VINCE McIlwain and his rink of Shane Chapman, Abe Roeder and Chris Ward had a 36-12 win over Graeme Davis, Phil Mustoe and his rink of Chris Thomas, Ian Hilsley and Damien Barnes had a 37-22 win over Dave Smith.
James Scullin and his rink of Ron Sherlock, Maurie Sutcliffe and Pat Trewin defeated Matt
Schreyer 34-19.
For Warragul, Andrew Glover had a 25-24 win over Matt Ferrari.
Traralgon 16-131 defeated Warragul 2-78
MOE had a much needed win over Morwell Club and must win next week against Traralgon RSL to have any hope of remaining in Division 1 next season.
Sandy Caines and his rink of Paul Louis Read, Bob Rennie and Barry Hawkett had a 29-14 win
over Brett Harle.
Steve Pallot and his rink of Ian Caines, David Mander and Michael Smogavec won 29-17 over
Rod Smith.
Morwell Club had a winner in Glenn Trembath who defeated Jayde Leech 28-25 and David Stevens and Ted Kuklinsky drew 20-20 leaving Morwell Club slightly ahead of Moe on the ladder with one round to go.
Moe 15-103 defeated Morwell Club 3-79
TRAFALGAR welcomed Traralgon RSL and consolidated their position in the four with a big
Paul Dawson and his rink of Jim Lawrence, Frank Farrugia and Peter Jonas won 33-11 over
Alan Kanavan.
Ian Miles and his rink of Darryl Horner, Heather Taylor and Darren Kane defeated Morice Gardiner 32-19.
The lone winning Traralgon RSL rink was Ross Sizeland who defeated Nathan Fraser 31-26.
Trafalgar 16-120 defeated Traralgon RSL 2-72
NEWBOROUGH (2) welcomed Drouin (2) with all rinks victorious.
Skipper Graham Cocks and his rink of Graeme Smith, Mary Whelan and Ed Whelan defeated
Phil Jarred 31-13.
Joan Goldie had a 33-9 win over David Tayles and Gary Ingley defeated Brian Thorpe 24-19.
John Wasiukiewicz defeated Andrew Kidd 32-13.
Newborough (2) 18-120 defeated Drouin (2)-54
LONGWARRY welcomed Traralgon (2) and had a strong win with Russell White and his rink of
Elio Megetto, Barry White and Jason Lieshout winning 27-9 over Cary Locke.
Adam Proctor defeated Dave Currie 25-11 and Ken Towt defeated Graham Cross 24-20. For the visitors Barry Fernance defeated Matt Eccles 24-19.
Longwarry 16-95 defeated Traralgon (2) 2-64
MORWELL welcomed Thorpdale and held on to top place on the ladder.
David Cook and his rink of Ron Draeger, Bob Skinner and Keith Gadsby defeated Scott Jennings 36-13.
Ron Lyfield defeated Ben Powell 30-16 and Nathan Cook defeated Brendon Jennings 31-16.
For the visitors Ross Kennedy defeated Gerry Van Duin 26-20.
Morwell 16-117 defeated Thorpdale 2-70
NEERIM District travelled to Traralgon RSL (2) and came home with the points, led by Angus
McGillivray and his rink of Graeme Wingrove, Greg Bond and Shane Hogan who defeated Jeff
Blythman 36-20.
Peter Brookes defeated Ron Osler 25-17 and Trevor Kuhnell defeated Max Gibbins 22-16.
The home team gained points when John Farquhar defeated Peter Throup 27-16.
Neerim District 16-99 defeated Traralgon RSL (2) 2-80
BOOLARRA welcomed Newborough (3) and the visitors handled the slick green well with Jim
Cuthbertson and his rink of Chris Wagstaff, Ann-Mary Ryan and Wayne Butler defeating Bob Allen 40-18.
Alan Ryan defeated Darren Napier 26-23 and Robbert Cook defeated Terry Parker 25-10.
For the home team Stan Williams defeated Michael Holroyd 26-24.
Newborough (3) 16-115 defeated Boolarra 2-77
WARRAGUL (2) with Paul Simmons and his rink of Elsie Hefford, Gabrielle Draisma and Margaret Ratcliffe defeated Darren Cullen 36-12.
Bob Currie defeated Shashi Bhatti 28-27, Bill Clappers defeated John Osborne 26-18 and David Gatewood defeated Ken Turner 27-20 to complete the clean sweep
Warragul (2) 18-117 defeated Morwell (2) 0-77
GARFIELD welcomed Yinnar who had a good win with Murray De La Haye and his rink of Gordon Smith, Peter Bramley and Russ Peters winning 31-15 over Alan White.
Trevor Berryman defeated Nick Henwood 29-27 and for the home team Anthony Young defeated Tim Roche 24-22. Stephen Whyte and Gavin Osborne drew 21-21.
Yinnar 15-103 defeated Garfield 3-87
TRARALGON (3) swept all rinks over Moe (2) with Brendon Smiles and his rink of Elaine Swan, Rosemary Lorenz and Bill Munday defeating Brian Rodgers 38-10.
Ron Baker defeated Val Griffiths 3-20, May Cross defeated Leigh Cross 25-11 and Bill Bishop
defeated John Woods 20-18.
Traralgon (3) 18-106 defeated Moe (2) 0-59
NEWBOROUGH (4) welcomed Yallourn North with the visitors having a narrow win.
For the visitors Rob Matthews and his rink of Greg Maidment, Wendy Speke and Ray Roberts
won 35-11 and Darren Fry won 32-17.
For the home team Rod Dixon won 36-14 and Peter Policha 32-20.
Yallourn North 14-101 defeated Newborough (4) 4-96
MORWELL (3) had a narrow win over Yarragon with Ian Auld winning 37-24 and Bob D’Brass
winning 25-24.
Yarragon had Jason Roberts winning 25-23 and Richard Polmear 26-18.
Morwell (3) 14-103 defeated Yarragon 4-99
TRARALGON (4) had a big win over Warragul (3). Ian Wills won 29-13, Stuart Hulse 23-21 and Col Mayman 28-15.
Lester Mason was the lone Warragul winner 35-20.
Traralgon (4) 16-100 defeated Warragul (3) 2-84
TRAFALGAR (2), with Chris Bortignon winning 29-21, Bruce Giles 26-21, Mal Clymo 32-23 and Tony Dawson 21-17, had a clean sweep over Drouin (3).
Trafalgar (2) 18-108 defeated Drouin (3) 0-82
TRARALGON (5) 16-91 had a big win over Morwell (4) 0-42 with Ron Hales and his rink of Muriel Johnson, Leanne Boyes and Jim Goodwin coming back from being 17-0 down after seven ends to win 26-20. Gordon Slimmon won 34-13 and John Richardson 31-9.
CHURCHILL 15-70 defeated Garfield (2) 1-55 with Bill Brown winning 24-17 and Chris Thomas 26-18. Shirley Turner and Barry Johnson drew 20-20.
NEERIM District (2) 14-69 defeated Traralgon RSL (3) 2-63. For Neerim District (2) Mal Collins won 27-22 and Jim Schroeder won 26-17. For the visitors Margaret Morley won 24-16.
MORWELL Club (2) 16-96 defeated Moe (3) 0-43 with Gail Rejmer winning 29-11. Beryl Noblett won 30-17 and Lisa Arnold won 37-15.
TRAFALGAR (3) 8-51 defeated Newborough (5) 2-43, Longwarry (2) 8-63 defeated Yallourn North 2-48, Traralgon (6) 9-63 defeated Thorpdale 1-37, Yinnar/Churchill 8-50 defeated Boolarra (2) 2-43, Trafalgar (4) 10-57 defeated Morwell Club (3) 0-26.
Midweek marvels
PLEASANT playing conditions and the greens running well lead to some good bowls being played.
MORWELL Club welcomed Drouin and faced stiff competition losing all three rinks.
Sheryl Atkinson and her rink of Ron Westrup, Elaine Thorpe and Mark Atkinson had a 28-18
win over Beryl Noblett and her team of Iyoko Yoshimura, Sue Karleusa and Tara Harle. Maureen Leighton and her rink of John Leighton, Mary Firth and Les Firth had a 17-14 win over Jan Karleusa and her team of Dashaa Martin, Michael Skinner and Gail Rejmer.
Denise Hamilton and her rink of Graeme Aubrey, Jan Aubrey and Denis Throup won 23-15 over Tess Borg and her rink of Jody Capp, Roger Rejmer and Bernie Kirkup.
Drouin 16-68 defeated Morwell Club 0-47
NEWBOROUGH welcomed Trafalgar and after a battle the home team gained enough shots for a win.
For the winners Joan Goldie and her team of Robert Goldie, Michael Weatherall and Julie Jackson won 27-17 over Mary Holdsworth and her team of Carol Saunders, Peter Watson and Ken Capper.
Fran Clark and her rink of Glenys Perkins, Barry Daley and Rod Lewis defeated Sue Robinson and her team of Barbara Evans, Tim Anderson and Paul Dawson 21-15.
For the visitors Heather Taylor and her rink of Pat Tatterson, Wayne Hurst and Ian Miles won
26-18 over Jo-Anne Michaels and her rink of Ed and Mary Whelan together with Nosha Michaels.
Newborough 14-66 defeated Trafalgar 4-58
TRARALGON welcomed Traralgon RSL and won all three rinks.
Pat Trewin and her rink of Elaine Swan, Garry Trewin, and Matthew Higgins won 34-12 over Elaine Muir and her rink of Titch Hore, Margaret Morley and Max Aumann.
Kathy Smiles and her rink of Chris Thomas, Rosemary Lorenz and Phil Mustoe won 24-12 over Margaret Gibbins and her rink of Adriana Eaton Max Gibbins and Jeff Blythman.
Paddy Francis and her rink of Bill Francis, Lyn Moffat and Barry Fernance defeated Shirley
McKenzie and her rink of John Farquhar, Julie Sutcliffe and Joe Ward 28-27.
Traralgon 16-86 defeated Traralgon RSL 0-51
MORWELL had a good win at Warragul with Rita Reddiex and her team of Bill Tumney, Lou Edge and Russell Williams winning 32-6 over Kerrie Currie and her rink of Alison Matthews, John Vickerman and Graeme Davis.
Shirley Skinner and her rink of Ross Harford, Judy Tumney and John Osborne defeated Elsie
Hefford and her rink of Margaret Keefe, Bob Currie and Andrew Glover 36-16. Glenda Thompson and her rink of Kevin Pigdon, Letti Mizzi and Wayne Bishop won 23-20 over Janette Gallasch and her rink of Matt Draisma, Glenys Atkinson and Peter Gallasch.
Morwell 16-91 defeated Warragul 0-42
MOE welcomed Newborough and struggled early as Newborough got away to a lead.
Heather Mooney and her rink of Wayne Butler, Denise Ryan and Michael Holroyd had a 27-9
victory over Lorraine Horton. Carmel Goss won 27-15 over Val Griffiths and for Moe Chris O’Reilly won 19-18 over Adrienne Birchall.
Newborough (2) 14 -72 defeated Moe 2-40
DROUIN (2) at home had a good win over Morwell Club (2) with Margaret Owens and
her rink of Necip Akarsu, Andre De Waele and Irene Dawson winning 33-7 over Betty Burridge.
The other winning Drouin (2) skipper was Mary Andrews with a 19-14 victory over Cheryl
The lone winning Morwell Club (2) rink was Leanne Broadbent who won 23-12 over Lyn
Drouin (2) 14-64 defeated Morwell Club (2) 2-44
WARRAGUL (2) proved too strong for Morwell (2) with skipper Chris Wilkins winning 24-17 over Shirley Kolcze and Glynis Mitchell winning 21-12 over Palma McNeill. Winning skipper
Jenny Medew defeated Gabrielle Draisma 17-14.
Warragul (2) 14-59 defeated Morwell (2) 2-46
DETTIE Wylie and her Traralgon (2) rink of Lee Olding, Janis Kirby and Chris Ward defeated
Neerim District’s Pat Fraser-Aurisch 25-18.
May Cross and her rink of Carolyn Roscholler, Bill Kirby and Graham Cross defeated Karren Sheers 26-18 while Lyn Bloomfield drew 20-20 with Cookie Halligan.
Traralgon (2) 15-71 defeated Neerim District 1-56
TRAFALGAR (2) 14-55 defeated Drouin (3) 2-43, Newborough (3) 14-58 defeated Yinnar 2-50, Garfield 14-65 defeated Traralgon (3) 2-53, Morwell (3) 14-70 defeated Warragul (3) 2-57.
YARRAGON 10-39 defeated Morwell Club (3) 0-26, Newborough (4) 10-42 defeated Trafalgar (3) 0-33, Yallourn North 8-45 defeated Drouin (4) 2-34, Moe (2) 8-38 defeated Traralgon RSL (2) 2-37 and Yinnar (2) 8-46 defeated Traralgon (4) 2-43.