CONCENTRATION: Joy Jeffries lines up a bowl at the Proserpine Bowls Club on Sunday afternoon.
CONCENTRATION: Joy Jeffries lines up a bowl at the Proserpine Bowls Club on Sunday afternoon. Matthew Newton

Spann and Brown strong in Mackay Mixed Pairs

PROSERPINE BOWLS

ON SATURDAY and Sunday the first four rounds of the Mackay and District mixed pairs was played.

Shane Spann and Heather Brown played their games on the carpet at North Mackay.

In the first round they defeated Nuggie Pratt and Ken Wadel from North Mackay, while in the second round they took down Betty Nicole and Man Isgro.

Their run came to an end in the third round, defeated by Delia Walsh and Peter Blackburn (Souths Suburban) by just one shot.

In social play on Sunday Noelie Dibben, Flo O'Hanlon and Philip Brown took down John Lahney, Gail Camm and Joy Jeffries 24-23 and Fran Porter, Dot Hinschen, Wendy Pomeroy and Barry Zillman ousted Norma Daniels, Jeanette Calway, Arthur Williams and Barry Zillmann 27-8.

The Men's Club Championship Triples will be played this Saturday from 9.30am, with Dan Robinson, Shane May and Wayne Handley to play Neil Robinson, John Henderson and Bruce Upchurch while Ted Cullen and Steve Lawrie are set for Nathan Dodds, Scott Hamilton and Grahame Kinnear.

In other matches, Arthur Williams, Jim Quod and Philip Brown will play Jarrod Murray, Michael Kinnear and Barry Saroglia, with Martin Corr, Scott Kinnear and Ben Cutrone drawn against Gavin Milne, Jonathan Bye and Shane Spann.

LADIES

On Tuesday, four of the club's ladies travelled to Northern Beaches to play in their Beach Girls Day, where Norma Daniels, Janet Mortimer, Lois Read and Maree Daffara came fourth. Last Wednesday, Trudy Hanne, Vicki Spann and Lillian Harris travelled to City Club with Heather Brown representing Proserpine at Mackay City's President's At Home Day.

At Proserpine on Wednesday, Cathy Holmes, Fran Porter, Flo O'Hanlon and Maree Daffara defeated Mary Hedgelong, Wendy Pomeroy, Joyce Patullo and Barbara Dammash 21-14.

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