Saturday, January 12 at Bowral Bowling Club, the first pennant trials of the season were held.
Pennant trials could see more changes by the selectors, provided the selectors run there eye over a few players.
Graham Hunt, Rick Reynolds defeated Mick Flynn and David Coltman three matches of seven ends.
Both teams were even drawing the first match 8-8. Hunt and Reynolds then went on to win the second match 8-5.
They then lost the third match 12-9.
Glen Giese and Richard Denman beat Peter Morales and Dougald Braithwaite.
Giese and Denman won the first match 7-4. Drawing on the second match 5-5 and winning the third match 12-9.
Brian Payne and Owen Williams defeated Gordon Lewis and Bob Edwards.
Lewis and Edwards lost the first match 6-4. They lost the second match 8-5 and their third match 7-3.
Harold Wall and Oscar Whalan defeated Clive Neutze and Don Chapman. Drawing the first match 8-8.
Losing the second match 8-5. Winning the third match 7-3.
In the social bowls Carl Spilker, Dennis Beatty and Nathan Boyers defeated Ashley Lewis, Eric Willacy and Paul Leverett 22-21.
Kevin Jones, Barry Werfel and John Cummins defeated Joel Hunt, Bill Pope and Don Coleman 23-17.