2017 State Novice Singles
Gippsland, Northern Gateway, Peninsula Casey and West Coast have their best novice bowlers booked for 2017 State Champions Week after winning through the preliminaries at Mulgrave Country Club.
June Richardson (Stratford) will take on Shirley White (Essendon) in the State novice women’s singles final during April’s State Champions Week in Bendigo.
And Gavin Wright (Cranbourne) will play Nick Seekamp (Port Fairy) in the men’s final – also scheduled for Champions Week in Bendigo – after winning through the men’s knockout rounds held at Mulgrave.
Richardson beat Bev Reichman (Rutherglen, Ovens and Murray Region) 21-14 in the semi-final, while White booked her spot with a 21-13 win over Drouin’s Samantha Atkinson.
Wright beat Andrew Bellino (Moonee Ponds, Northern Gateway) 21-7 in the semis. Seekamp knocked out new State Under 18 representative Brad Pavey (Leopold Sportsman’s) 21-18 in their closely contested semi.
Men’s knockout results
Women’s knockout results