Newgate Bowling Club
Arbroath Town Championships
Last Saturday the Arbroath Town Championships finals were held at the Lochlands Bowling Club. Congratulations go the pairs team of Ronnie Beattie and Eric Milne, who performed well to take the title back to the Newgate. The triples team of Danny Reid, Dave Ferguson and Scott Sibley were not so successful in going down to a strong Abbey team.
Last Saturday there was only one friendly game which was at home to Aberdeen Northern which was sponsored by Creature Comforts Cattery. The home team performed well and recorded a handsome victory.
Newgate v Aberdeen North
23 A. Napier G. Morrison 12
20 A. Low T. Hendry 7
19 R. Webster A. Garner 20
24 A. Smith D. Leslie 11
19 M. Flynn A. Slessor 18
The friendlies for this week are at home to Duffus Park sponsored by Mark Middleton and away to Kirriemuir with the away team bus leaving at 1.30.p.m.
Club Round Robin
The Club mixed Round Robin takes place this Sunday (Sept 7) with a 10.a.m start. Members who have entered this competition please check the notice board for draw and start times.
Gents Handicap Final
The gents Handicap singles competition which is down to the final stage with the contenders being Paul Carnegie and Sye Pearson was played last night (Thursday).
Gents Senior Singles Final
The Gents Senior Singles final was played last Tuesday between Sandy Smith and Jim Robbie. Sandy settled down better in the early stages finding the rink to his advantage with Jim struggling to find his normal good form. Sandy continued to dominate the game and ran out a worthy winner.
The ladies entertained the ladies from Canmore on Wednesday past in a two rink friendly. Their next and last friendly for the season is at home to the ladies from Forfar Bowling Club on Wednesday September 17.
Jean Stewart Pairs
The ladies gather at the green today (Friday) to contest the Jean Stewart Pairs Competition. The ladies are asked to report to the clubrooms no later than 1.30.p.m. to enable the draw to take place for a 2.p.m start.
Nominated Pairs Final
Weather permitting the final of the ladies Nominated Pairs will take place at 10.a.m on Monday (Sept. 8) between the pair of Norma Spence and Ruth Ferguson and the pair of Betty Hodson and Carolann Heron.
Dave Donaldson Trophy
The annual mixed fixture with the Royal British Legion for the Dave Donaldson Trophy takes place on Sunday September 14 with a 2.30 p.m. start. Names are still required for this fixture.