Wimmera Bowls Division played a challenge match against the Lower South East Bowling Association on Sunday.
This association covers the area from Naracoorte to Mt Gambier. The ladies played at Naracoorte and the men played at Edenhope. A total of 24 men and 20 ladies from each area took part. Each contest consisted of two games of 15 ends, either side of lunch.
The Wimmera ladies had a good day and won the contest 200 points to 150 points.
The Wimmera ladies had a good day and won the contest 200 points to 150 points. Of the 10 games played, Wimmera won six and LSEBA won four. This was the first time the ladies contest had taken place since 2012. The best-performed rink for the Wimmera was Robyn Capper, Lois Miles, Judy Cassidy and Mavis Janetzki (s).
The Wimmera men weren’t successful on the day and lost 238 shots to 160. Greg Ryan, Mal Coutts, Keith Haeusler and Ash Batchelor (s) won the award for best performing rink.
On November 29, the Ladies State Fours were contested at Horsham City in very hot conditions. The Serviceton combination of Wendy Miles, Lois Miles, Bev Makin and Loma Wallis (s) came out on top by a handful of shots after all teams were even on games.