Thursday 31 January 2019

Australia Day 2019

Australia Day 2019
A full green of mixed bowlers turned out for our annual Australia Dress up mixed bowls Day. The weather was kind to us (not too hot), and a game of bowls, followed by a sausage suzzle, and rink prizes, was enjoyed by all.
Australia Day 2019 at Umina Beach Mens Bowling Club

Monday 21 January 2019

Umina Beach Never Headed in “Presidents Reserve Fours Final”

J. Hall, G. Boni, K. Harrison, L. Cribbs
President Reserve Champions: - John Hall, George Boni, ken Harrison, Lee Cribbs
Lee Cribbs Umina Beach team of John Hall, George Bon and Ken Harrison were never headed in a well disciplined team victory 21-14 over The Entrances Jack Burns, Arthur Austin and Tony Bridge skipped by Graham Horton in the “Presidents Reserve Fours” played at The Entrance B C. Trailing 6-16, the Entrance team rallied to pick up four ends in a row to get within reach at 16-13 but Umina kicked away over the closing ends to seal the title. The President Reserves for Grade 5 pennant players and below continues to grow in stature year by year. It has become a State Event and the winners will now contest the Bowls NSW State Finals at Ettalong BC from 19th -29th September along with the winners of the Open and Senior events.

Sunday 6 January 2019

UBMBC 2019 Fours Championship

The first round of the UBMBC 2019 Fours Championship was played yesterday (22nd Dec), with a few surprises. Several of the lower graded sides punched above their weight to go through to the next round. The remaining 1st round games between K. Harrison v T. Potter and S. Starkey v T. Murphy will be played on the 6th Jan 2019.
The next round will be played on the 12th January 2019 and will be between:
- R. Anderson v I. Dickson.
- K. Stokes v K. Harrison/T. Potter.
- T. Brown v A. Hancock.
- R. Murphy v S. Starkey/T. Murphy.
Good luck to all sides!).
Go Umina......