From the ditch

2015-10-28 06:00

HERBERT and Mandy Balzer finally met Clive Edkins and Jack Drew in the semi-
finals pairs championships.

Both were on top form and had Clive and Jack struggling all the way.
Well played.

Now it's a family final with Herbert and Mandy meeting mom and dad, Sannie and Gerhard Balzer in the finals.

A point of interest to all bowlers is the issue of playing short. If your bowl doesn't make it to the jack it is not only not likely to win, but is most likely to get in the way.

A good tip is to try to get your first ball past the jack because there is to way that little creature is going backwards.

The AGM was a recovery of note and well attended with lots of lovely eats to enjoy.

Thanks to all who supported it and well done to Wessel Pretorious who was unanimously elected president for the 2016,

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