Weekly News February 2018

16  February 2018

As now into last weeks of Pennant Season – just 2 weeks to go

 Midweek  – 27 Feb – the last week  before FINALS will be home games

Chadstone 1 currently 3rd  by just 6 points  – from Armadale 144, Bentleigh 127, Auburn 119 Playing Armadale away and Auburn so need to win as many rinks as possible, in these last 2 games to retain  a place in the FOUR!

Chadstone 2 have participated without great success, so for these last 2 weeks there will be recognition of touchers – $20 & $10 for the bowlers with most touchers in these games – 2nds to keep track please

Saturday – 3 March – the last game before FINALS Chadstone 2 and 3 will be home games

Chadstone 1 – now 2nd – but need to also win as many rinks as possible to retain home game 1st round of finals – playing Vermont South at home and MCC Away in these games

Chadstone 2 – currently 4th by 15 points – from Oakleigh but need to win as many rinks as possible in these last 2 games as potentially there are 4 sides who could oust us.

Chadstone Bowls Club Mens Pairs Final

Frank Talarico- Bill Harrison vs Greg Brown- Gary Fettes

At end 6 score was just3 each, but then Greg – Gary managed to adjust to the conditions winning the next 6 ends. Frank – Bill managed to win 2 of the last 3 ends, it was just too late in this cut throat 18 end game of which 12 were decided by a single shot. 

Congratulations – Chadstone Bowls Mens Pairs Champions 2017 – 18!

Greg Brown- Gary Fettes

As a guide to marking the player performance sheet each week …and your own practice

To check your performance in a game or at practice count your GOOD and POOR bowls.

Lead – 19 out of 42 within a mat

Second  & Third – 19 out of 42 as asked for by skip

Skip – at least 5 conversions – if down at cross over, try to reduce the count, be in the head or obtain SHOT. Also add to or protect a winning head as needed

Division One standard – so this the HIGH BAR

GOOD BOWLS = >45% OK BOWLS = >30% POOR BOWLS = <25%  
2×21 ends (42 bowls) Draw Shot Scoring Guide  Weighted shots
GOOD BOWLS 45%. = 19 shots G =  < 1 mat from target spot G = hit target or just miss
OK BOWLS       30% = 13 shots O = 1 -2 mats from target spot O = OK = miss by < ½ mat
POOR BOWLS 25% = 10 shots P = > 2 mats from target spot P = miss by > ½ mat

5 February

Mens Pairs Final TUESDAY  5pm 13th February  Bill Harrison –Frank Talarico vs Gary Fettes- Greg Brown

Adjust Fixture – 26 February will be a normal social bowls event – Tatts bowlers will NOT be visiting

AMENDMENT – Pairs (Mixed, Ladies, Mens) ALL rounds JUST 15 ends– FINALS 18 ENDS replay dead ends

If a draw – toss for mat on extra end(s)

Mixed and LADIES Pairs – draw is up please organise your games add information to white board pleae

 HOODIES have arrived see Nigel,(as have the extra uniforms)

Website is currently being adjusted – please visit and provide relevant feedback – or any information you think should be added – there are photos of shots – our garden plus ….

90th anniversary lunch 13th Malvern Scout Group, Oak Grove Scout hall on 17 March, 2018. Flyer at Club

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