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May 13, 2021

Lesson v McLeod for championship

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Remembering Bentley

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Michael Burke

Ben Lesson from Mullumbimby is set to take on Ocean Shores’ Neil McLeod next Sunday for the District Reserve Singles Championship after both won their semifinals at Pottsville.

Last Sunday Ben Lesson recorded a convincing 31 to 16 win, while Neil also made a strong showing with his 31–20 win.

The Mullumbimby Ex-Services Bowling Club also held the quarterfinals of its Major Singles last Saturday in ideal conditions.

Trent Foreman was never headed and cruised to victory over Michael Lardi 31–16, while Mark Hogan was too strong for a gallant Ashley Lumsden, 31–22.

Jeff Morgan bolted to an early 23–3 lead over Richie Northcott and survived a fightback to record a strong 31–20 win; and in a see-sawing match, Scott Hogan prevailed over Ben Leeson 32–25.

Ocean Shores Women Results

The team of M Enright and J Howell beat P O’Connor and J O’Connor and the team of J Busch, M Wilks and B Sprengel defeated G Johnston, M Fredericks and J M Quirke, secretary Janine Howell said.

Lucky rink winners were  Howell and M Enright.

Winners of the Women’s Fours: M Wilkes, Enright, J M Quirke, and  L McGowran who beat J Busch, J Williams, M Flesser and B Sprengel.

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