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September 27, 2021

Sherril wins singles at Brunswick

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2019 open singles finalist at Brunswick Heads Womens Bowling Club Sherril (left) and Kerry (right).

Sherril Pearce has won the 2019 Open Singles of the Brunswick Heads Women’s Bowling Club. 

Sherril took on last year’s winner Kerry Dexter, who started off well and earned a strong lead before losing her concentration.

‘I lost the plot,’ she said.

Sherril didn’t miss the opportunity and fought back to win the game by five points, in what was ‘a great and exciting game,’ Kerry said. 

The Open Pairs finals at the club have commenced.


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