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2019 FREDERICTON LAWN BOWLING EVENTS
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Provincial Senior Triples
Three games were played and resulted in a 3-way tie with 3 teams with 2 wins each. This resulted in the Judges having to use ends played and total points to arrive at the winning team. Results of this below:
First place: Pat Beggs with 2 wins, 28
ends and 54 points
Second place: Brian Mackin with 2 wins, 25 ends and 49 points
Third place: Brian Myers with 2 wins, 23 ends and 38 points
2019 Club Invitational held in Fredericton. A large turnout from Fredericton, Saint John and Moncton clubs. Weather was sunny and warm.
The photo opposite is of the first place team of Ward Campbell, Jeanne Banham and Doug McNeese.
Photos below were on the left photo the Second place went to Pat Beggs, Debbie Boudreau and Marilyn Taylor.
Photo below and on the right was Third place which went to Keven Phillips, Colleen McHatten and Virginia Cranke
Once again the club continued its season with one of the two startup tournaments.The Lois Graham Memorial Trophy for mixed triples was won this year by the team of Walter Steeves (skip), William Cranke (mate) and Stella Keays (lead). Runners up were the team of Pat Beggs (skip), Michele Olscamp (mate) and Yves Martin (lead).
The second tournament the Presidents Trophy Fours has been postponed till the 24th and 25th September. This tournament is for all members and is a lot of fun, hope to see you there competing.
Our club began its season with two successful tournaments.
-- The President’s Trophy for 2018 went to the team of LeRoy McGinn (skip), Dan MacDonald, Noreen Bonnell, and Colleen McHatten who beat the team of Pat Beggs (skip), Michèle Olscamp, David Watts and Susan Fortune in a tie-breaker.-- The Lois Graham Memorial Mixed Triples Trophy was won by the team of Walter Steeves (Skip), Joan Ward and Colleen McHattern.
FLBC hosted the annual Fredericton Invitational. Always a popular event with bowlers from Saint John (Seaside Club), Riverview (Manchester), Moncton (Centennial) joining the Fredericton club. Teams are chosen from the different clubs for bowling and fun. The winning team was Gilles Boudreau (Skip), Jane Howell and Barb Hallett.
Runnersup were Pat Beggs (Skip), Irene King and Joan Ward.
2017 FREDERICTON LAWN BOWLING EVENTS
The Lois Graham Memorial Mixed Triples Trophy went to the team of Walter Steeves, Helen Leroux and Virginia Cranke. The second place winners were Marg Gray, Michele Olscamp and Gilles Boudreau. lick here to edit text
FLBC hosted the annual Fredericton Invitational. Bowlers from Saint John (Seaside Club) joined Fredericton club to make up teams or four. The winning team was Gary Cosman (SJ), Anita Graves (Fton), Gloria McLaughlin (Fton) and Diana McQueen (SJ).
The runners up were Millie Johnson (SJ), Barb Piers (SJ), Pat Beggs (Fton) and Dan McDonald (Fton).
2017 Canadian Senior Mens Triples
Walter Steeves (Fton), Pat Beggs (Fton) and Brian Meyers (Moncton) came home with the Bronze Medal from the Canadian Senior Mens Triples.
2017 Atlantic Bowls
Members of FLBC that participated in the 2017 Atlantic Bowls competition held at Westmount Lawn Bowling Club in Montreal.
Top: Womens Triples: Colleen MacHatten, Cheryl Mulholland and Joan Ward.
Middle: Mens Triples: William Cranke, David Watts and Pat Beggs.
Other teams were:
Mens pairs with Lawrence Keegan and David Tripp (Manchester)
A special note and congratulation to Gloria McLaughlin and Patricia Albert who walked off with the Bronze medal for the Womens Pairs competition.
2017 US Open Champioships
News from the 2017 US Open Championships is that FLBC's Pat Beggs won the Mens Pairs competition partnered with Tom Burnoski (US). What makes this win so incredible is the Pat and Tom won the Men's Pairs from a field of 63 teams.
2016 FREDERICTON LAWN BOWLING EVENTS
Our club began its season with two successful tournaments.
--The winners of the President's Mixed Fours trophy are Lawrence Keegan, Verna Morrisey, Cheryl Mulholland and Noreen Bonnell. Second place went to Anita Graves, Marg Gray, William Cranke and David Watts.
-The winners of the Lois Graham Memorial Mixed Triples Trophy went to the team of Walter Steeves, Helen Leroux and Virginia Cranke. The second place winners were Marg Gray, Michele Olscamp and Gilles Boudreau.
A draw of 14 teams of triples competed in our annual invitational. Club Members from Moncton
and Saint John participated. The winning team was made up of Pat Beggs, Karen Hughes and Cindy Gallagher.
2015 FREDERICTON LAWN BOWLING EVENTS
The Fredericton Lawn Bowling Club has opened its 2015 bowling season with two fun competitions.
-The President's Mixed Four's Trophy competition had five teams entered. The first place team was Gloria McLaughlin (skip), Fraser McHatten (mate), Michele Olscamp (second) and Camille Albert (lead). Runners-up were the team of Jeff Mulherin (skip), Virginia Cranke (mate), Anita Graves (second), and Noreen Bonnell (lead).
-There were eight teams entered in the Lois Graham Mixed Triples Trophy competition. The first place team was Fraser McHatten (skip), Marg Gray (mate) and Virginia Cranke (lead). Runners-up were the team of Jeff Mulherin (skip), Jeanne Oja (mate) and Colleen McHatten (lead).
The Fredericton Annual Invitational was held on Wednesday, June 17th with participants from the Centennial Lawn Bowling Club (Moncton) and the Seaside Lawn Bowling Club (Saint John).
A draw of approximately 12 teams of mixed triples competed. The winning team was Diana McQueen (Seaside), Ward Campbell (F'ton), and Richard Hughes (Seaside) with the trophy presentation by FLBC president Michele Olscamp.
PJ PARTY - AUGUST 19TH
Canadian Mixed Pairs Championships--September 14-19, 2015
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