On Saturday, March 9, Bowral had three pennant teams in action, all playing away from home. Following the results, Bowral had two losses and one win.
Grade 2 went to Wallacia.
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Ashley Lewis, David Coltman, Nathan Boyers and Josh Woodcock lost to Wallacia 25-16. After 11 ends the two teams were on level pegging 9-9. Wallacia pulled away in the second half to win by nine shots.
Paul Leverett, Dennis Beatty, Stephen Della and Mick Armstrong lost to Wallacia 17-12. The first half had some very tight heads with Wallacia leading 11-6. With four ends to play Bowral was still in the contest, only five shots behind at 14-9. But at the finish Wallacia held on to the lead to win by five shots.
Noel Fraser, Jim Neely, Carl Spilker and Dougald Braithwaite lost to Wallacia 19-18. At the end of the first half, Bowral had a 11-7 lead. With one end to play, Bowral had a 18-14 lead and looked on track to win, but on the last end, Wallacia picked up five shots to win by one.
Bowral manager Mark Wilson stated it was not that Bowral was uncompetitive, but that Wallacia had been relegated from grade 1 to grade 2 and proved just a shade better than Bowral on the day.
Grade 7 3a traveled to Picton, with Bowral beating Picton, 63 shots to 59.
Bob Crowley, Graham Hunt, Oscar Whalan and Robin Staples defeated Picton 27-15. Peter Watson, Owen Williams, Don Coleman and Don Chapman lost to Picton 21-18. Daniel Lewis, Alistair McGhee, Gordon Lewis and Bob Edwards lost to Picton 23-17.
Grade 3 travelled to Campbelltown. Kevin Jones, Brian Payne, Bill Meredith and Mike Holmwood defeated Campbelltown City 24-16. Jim Starkey, Rick Reynolds, Clive Neutze and Mick Flynn lost to Campbelltown City 16-14. Kel Limbrick, Glen Giese, Dan Ticehurst and Peter Morales lost to Campbelltown city 21-13.
This Saturday, March 16, all three grades will be playing at Bowral, commencing at 1pm. Grade 2 will play Glenbrook, teams as follows: Paul Leverett, Dennis Beatty, Stephen Della, Mick Armstrong; Noel Fraser, Jim Neely, Carl Spilker, Dougald Braithwaite; Ashley Lewis, David Coltman, Nathan Boyers, Josh Woodcock.
Grade 7 3a play Campbelltown city, teams as follows: Peter Watson, Alistair McGhee, Bill Meredith, Bob Edwards; Bob Crowley, Grahame Hunt, Oscar Whalan, Robin Staples; Daniel Lewis, Owen Williams, Gordon Lewis, Don Chapman.
Grade 7 number 3 will play Camden: Kevin Jones, Brian Payne, Rick Reynolds, Mike Holmwood; Jim Starkey, Richard Denman, Clive Neutze, Mick Flynn; Kel Limbrick, Glen Giese, Peter Morales, Dan Ticehurst.