Bowral finishes pennants in third place

PENNANTS OVER: Bowral grade six finished in third position. Photo: file.
PENNANTS OVER: Bowral grade six finished in third position. Photo: file.

The final round of grade six pennants was played between Bowral and Campbelltown City on May 13. 

The very last bowl of the match won the title for Campbelltown.

Glen Giese, David Chambers, Michael Flynn and Gordon Lewis defeated Campbelltown 20-17.

Bowral lead 20-12 with one end to play.

Bowral skipper Lewis had plenty of room to get close to the Jack but put his last bowl into the ditch.

The Campbelltown skippe kept his cool and took the Bowral bowl out of the head and picked five shots to give Campbelltown a three shot win on the master board.

Noel Fraser, Keith Edwards, Don Chapman and Kevin Stafford lost to Campbelltown 18-17.

Bowral came home with a late rush but finished one shot short.

Jack Tonkin, Bob Edwards, Bill Meredith and Bruce Clynes lost to Campbelltown 26-21.

After 12 ends Campbelltown had a very comfortable lead 22-8.

Bowral kept their cool in a crisis point in the match and had to change tactics and they came home strong to narrow the scores to only go down by five shots.