A total of 32 nominations for the President’s Reserve division were received and the qualifiers were divided into sections at Iluka and Yamba.
At Iluka, and following the first two rounds on Saturday, Trevor Want (GDSC), Mick Charters (Brooms Head), Ross Murphy (Maclean) and Greg Taylor (GDSC) had forced their way into the third round. Ross had a close but impressive win over Trevor taking their match by 31 shots to 27 while Mick recaptured his form to take a dominant win over Greg by 31 shots to 19.
The qualifying final between Ross and Mick proved a highlight of the weekend. Both bowlers demonstrated outstanding ability and willingness to succeed.
However, it was ‘Brumby’ Mick who prevailed taking the game by 31 shots to 26.
Picture : Iluka Section Zone 1 South Reserve Singles qualifying finalists: Mick Charters (Brooms Head) and Ross Murphy (Maclean)