THE McFADDEN Group Nambucca River Classic Triples was held at Macksville Bowling Club on the weekend and in first place was Darryl Lawrance, Ken Rostron and Grant Lawrance from Nambucca Heads.
In second place was N Davidson, P Batholomew and G Downie from Sawtell. Third was R Trump, B Everson and D Forrest from Hat Head. Fourth was J Reynolds, T Webber and Hagop, a composite team.
The best Sunday morning card went to K Langrigan, G Ireland and R Wilkins from South Grafton Ex-Services. The best Sunday afternoon card was won by H Boston, G Davies and M Ahoy, a composite team.
The Bowling Club would like to thank the loyal sponsors for their patronage again this year and also all the teams who came along to make it a success. Also the good team of volunteers who assisted with the running of the carnival and to Donna’s Place for providing lunch both days.
On Thursday there was a good field for jackpot bowls which included seven visitors. The winners were decided by the best winning margin which went to a pairs game of Cliff Yager and Dale Down. In second place was J Wells, S Goodwin and Roy Mason, third was N Welsh, Joe Welsh and Brian McPherson. The jackpot was also won by Stan Moc and Frank Davies.
The results of the handicapped singles: Roy Mason def Harry Boston 200/186, Cliff Yager def Mick McKay 200/174, Greg Burton def Max Turner 200/193, Allan Clarke def Brett Liddell 200/1583, Mal Duffy def Ida Down 200/187. There was one game of Mixed Pairs Championships played with new members to the club Donna and Gary Soyka defeating Thelma and Kevin Scott 30/9.