SCD Pairs and Singles playdowns coverage
The singles playdowns began Wednesday(4-7) at
April 7(day 1 singles playdowns)
There are 10 men and 4
women trying to become the SCD players going to the US Championships
in Oct. There were 4 men and 1 woman at 2-0 at the end of the 1st
After the 2nd day, Dora Stewart finished strong to win her game
to become the SCD women's singles winner. Congratulations
Jack Behling at 4-0 leads the men with Jim Rogers, Bill
Pearson and Ernie Alfoldi at 3-1.
On the 3rd day a
couple newcomers find themselves at the top along with a veteran at
5-1. Ernie Alfoldi beat Jim Copeland and Grant Summers while Jim
Rogers defeated Lynn Canivez and Jack Behling.
After the 4th day, with 1 game left, there are 3 players with a
chance to win. Jack Behling is 7-1 with Jim Rogers and Ernie Alfoldi
right behind at 6-2. Jack plays Ernie and Jim plays Scott Peterson
in the final game.
The only other game necessary to be played is
Grant Summers and Jim Copeland.
On the final day Jack Behling bested Ernie
Alfoldi to become the SCD men's playdown singles winner. Ernie
finished in a tie with Jim Rogers at 6-3. Jim won the playoff game.
Here are the final results:
Singles - 1st - Jack Behling 2nd - Jim
Rogers 3rd - Ernie Alfoldi
Pairs - 1st - Hitchcock/Souza 2nd
-Behling/Pearson 3rd- Benstead/Enockson
Singles - 1st - Dora Stewart 2nd - Irene
Webster 3rd- Nancy Davidson
Pairs - 1st - Wood/Hitchcock 2nd -
Stewart/Masterson 3rd- Webster/Denton
Division pairs playdowns coverage
The winners of this
event get to represent the Division at Sun City starting October 24.
On day 3 the men's pairs wrapped up with Len Hitchcock
and Frank Souza
defeating Marty Schans and Jim Rogers to finish 5-0 to win their 3rd
men's pairs playdowns. Jack Behling and Bill Pearson were
finish 2nd while Tom Benstead and Rich Enockson were 3rd
Final men's results.
On the final day of women's pairs Myra Wood and Lorraine
won their game to finish 5-1 to win their 3rd SCD pairs
Stewart and Marcia Masterson made a strong comeback to go ahead of
Irene Webster and Diane Denton by 1 with 2 ends to play. Irene drew
on her last bowl in the 17th end to tie. Diane held 1 shot
on the 18th end and
Dora narrowly missed on several bowls . Then
Dora and Marcia
beat Irene and Diane in a 1 game playoff for 2nd
2010 USLBA dues
should have been in by 12/31/09. Here are the rules.
If you plan to bowl in a SCD tournament:
Players must be a current member of any USLBA Division or a World
affiliate-e.g. Canada. World Bowls members who will be visiting the Sun
area for more than 31 days must become a USLBA member.