What is the Easter Carnival

Dandenong Club in 2022 ran a carnival of bowls over the Easter period. The carnival included open singles and pairs tournaments. Each was made up of two qualifying pools and the finals involved the the top eight from each section.

All matches were played on the Club’s championship under cover green.

A Prize Pool of $3000 was up for grabs.

Singles

2 pools of 16 players.

Each Pool plays 4 games of 10 Ends

Top 8 from each pool go through to the final, played on Sunday 17th April 6pm-10:30pm.

Prize Pool $1000

The results of the singles event was

1 Andrew Linford 66 pts + 18

2 Dan Cookson 65 pts +23

3 Jack Pater 65 pts + 22

4 Tom Perry 55 pts + 17

5 John Parker 48 pts + 1

6 Kris Paine 43 pts + 6

7 Ryan Drummond 39 pts + 6

8 Kevin Earl 39 Pts -4

9 Dylan Booth 39 pts -5

10 Ray Porter 38 pts -7

11 Anthony Lee 32 pts -5

12 Clark Wilson 28 1

13 Leigh Henderson 28 pts -13

14 Mark Houston 27 pts-12

15 Amity Bickley 17 pts -22

16 David Leitch 11 pts -26

Pairs

Two pools of 16 Teams.

Each Pool plays Four games of eight ends of three bowl pairs.

Top Eight from each pool go through to the final, played on Monday 18th April 1:30pm-5:30pm.

Prize Pool $2000

The results were as follows

1 Tortosa/Leitch 52 pts +25

2 R Arnold/ B Jago 52 pts +7

3 McCarthy/Burke 51 pts +15

4 Mays/Mays 48 pts +6

5 Dihm/Wilson 45 pts -3

6 Senn/Houston 44 pts +7

7 Witkouski/Mills 43 pts +16

8 D Cookson/ S Pitman 41 pts +5

9 Dodd/Verkuyl 41 pts +3

10 Pickering/Jan 38 pts +17

11 OConnell/Dalton 29 pts +2

12 Parker/Hanlon 27 pts -4

13 Henderson/Henderson 22 pts -28

14 Dunbar/Sharpe 17 pts -19

15 Mateos/Mateos 15 pts -24

16 Porter/Scanlan 11 pts -25