GVBD State Events

CGM State Events Report

On behalf of the Central Goulburn Murray (CGM) Bowls Region report on the results of the Regional State Events held at Tatura Bowls Club today (21/2/21) as follows:-


The Semi Finals held early in the day saw some interesting results followed by the Finals –

  • State Men’s Singles – John Stokes ( Shepparton Golf – GVBD) defeated Brad Bosner (Wallan -Central). Final: This was won by Chris Philpot (Tocumwal GBC) defeating John Stokes (Shepparton Golf -GVBD).
  • State Men’s Pairs – David and Josh Cartwright (Hill Top -GVBD) defeated Steve Matcham & John Cujic ( Wallan -Central). Final: This was won by Geoff Sutcliffe & Frank Houlihan (Numurkah Golf -Murray) defeating David & Josh Cartwright (Hill Top -GVBD).
  • State Women’s Ch. of Ch. Singles – Olivia Cartwright (Hill Top -GVBD) defeated Maxine Matcham (Eildon -Central). Final: Sue Jamison (Picola -Murray) defeated Olivia Cartwright (Hill Top -GVBD)’
  • State Women’s Fours – Saw the GVBD Team – Di Hands: Marg. Thorne: Kate Bush & Sue Tyson (Shepparton Park -GVBD) D Murray Ream – Robyn Hodgkin: Loris Houlihan: Lidija Patching & Maree Luci (Numurkah Golf).

Final: Resulted in the Central Team winning defeating Murray Team. Noting this is the last time the Central Division will be participating in this event and they were delighted with their win.

Central was represented by Wilma Atkins: Gail Krzcluk: Jenny Kreemers & Di  Staples (Seymour) defeating Robyn Hodgkin: Loris Houlihan: Lidija Patching & Maree Luci (Numurkah Golf -Murray).

Congratulations to all the Winners on the day and to all Players participating well done everyone playing in very warm conditions.

A huge thank you to Tatura Bowls Club for the use of their venue, work and preparation of their greens and hospitality on the day. Also thank you to today’s Umpire – Malcolm Pretty.

Alan Rogers – President.

Joy O’Donnell -Secretary