Hat trick for Creswick men’s bowlers

CELEBRATIONS: Division 1 premiership side Michael Booth, Gerry Flapper, Rob Ohlsen, Rod Brehaut, Bob Broughton, Matt Blackburn, Alan Annear, Travis Hedger.
CELEBRATIONS: Division 1 premiership side Michael Booth, Gerry Flapper, Rob Ohlsen, Rod Brehaut, Bob Broughton, Matt Blackburn, Alan Annear, Travis Hedger.

The Creswick Men’s Indoor bowls have had a very successful season, with division 1 winning the pennant grand final for the third successive season.

Travis Hedger won the club championship, defeating Matt Blackburn. Travis Hedger, Rod Brehaut and Gerry Flapper won the state triples. Travis Hedger, Alan Annear, Rod Brehaut and Gerry Flapper were runners up in the state fours.  

Michael Booth was selected to play in the Australian Championships in Tasmania later this month.

At the weekend, 96 indoor bowlers contested the prestigious Creswick Pharmacy Men's Fours at Smeaton Bowls Club. There were four three-game winners and after a play-off, the winners were from Creswick Club, in Chris Price, Gerry Flapper, Phil Zelley and Alan Annear.

The ladies indoor pennant team were happy with their results this season, getting into the the preliminary final, where they were defeated by Sebastopol. The ladies club championship was won by  Liz Hocking.

Winner of the ladies tournament was Brenda Hughes’ team from Victoria.