QLD North vs South Challenge Teams and Host Club Announced 

by jgrey

The fourth annual Bowls Queensland North versus South Challenge will be held at the Mossman Memorial Bowls Club on October 30 and 31, 2021. 

Held for the last three years, this event has been a great promotion for the sport of bowls throughout the State. Bowls Queensland received positive feedback following the series at Mossman MBC last year and we look forward to another enjoyable event at the club.

Many of the State’s finest players will be in action with 17 players set to make their debut in the series. The format will beMen’s and Women’s teams, 12 players per team, three rinks of fours, three test series of 21 ends in each game, two games Saturday (1pm and 5pm) and one game Sunday at 9am.

Players will travel from many parts of QLD including Cairns, Mareeba, Silkwood, Townsville, Ingham, Mackay, Monto, Bundaberg, Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Cooloola Coast, Gympie, Pomona, Roma, Toowoomba, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane and Gold Coast.

Queensland selectors will be in attendance during the series searching for new talent.

Bowls Queensland would like to thank the Douglas Shire Council, Mossman Memorial Bowls Club and local businesses, Tropical Far North QLD Men’s and Ladies Districts for their support in attracting this event to the region.

Congratulations to the following players and managers on their selection.

Women – South

Team 1: Isabella Lawson, Jessie Cottell, Natasha Jones, Bolivia Millerick
Team 2: Amanda Haevecker, Debbie Logan, Emma Spicer, Julie Keegan
Team 3: Janet Healey, Tracy Foster, Pam Rowe, Wendy Wilson
Manager: Christina Pavlov

Women – North

Team 1: Alexis Foot, Robyn McAnelly, Madi Styles, Sue Brady
Team 2: Denise Charman, Adele Pershouse, Bronwyn Torrens, Dealia Walsh
Team 3: Kate Leverton, Wendy Jones, Jill Callaway, Wendy Ryan
Manager: Kaye O’Sullivan

Men – South

Team 1: Bradley Lawson, Colin Hayes, Ben Walsh, Jamie Anderson 
Team 2: Jay Dawe, Hayden Vogler, Gary Pearson, Cohen Litfin
Team 3: Chris Rosanes, Dale McWhinney-Shillington, Glen Pitts, Aaron Hewson
Manager: Brad Harris

Men – North

Team 1: Matthew Tonkin, Phillip Kite, Mark Armstrong, Nic Gosley
Team 2: Ray Kurtz, Shane Rideout, Anthony Williams, Justin Cribbin
Team 3: Mark Edwards, Tim Smith, Robert Hammond, Ben Cribbin
Manager: Ron Mitchell

For more information on the venue and teams, please visit the event page 2021 North VS South Challenge – Bowls Queensland (bowlsqld.org)

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