Surprise upsets in today's final round Pennants

Tony Tinworth, Saturday, 16 May 2009

The 2009 Pennant season is over for most Zone 9 bowlers, but there are some happy Section winners tonight.

Provisional section winners are;    Grade 1                      Asquith    Runners up   Belrose
                                                      Grade 2, Section 1      Asquith
                                                                     Section 2     Harbord
                                                      Grade 3, Section 1      Asquith
                                                                    Section 2      Avalon
                                                      Grade 4, Section 1      Mona Vale
                                                                    Section 2      Dee Why
                                                      Grade 5, Section 1      Neutral Bay
                                                                    Section 2      Gordon
                                                                    Section 3      Warringah
                                                       Grade 6, Section 1     Forestville RSL
                                                                     Section 2     Northbridge
                                                                     Section 3     Belrose
                                                       Grade 7, Section 1     Dee Why 2
                                                                     Section 2      Dee Why 1
                                                                     Section 3      Belrose 2
                                                                     Section 4      Willoughby Park

There were some real upsets in today's matches with Manly pipped by Avalon in Grade 3/2, Mona Vale pipped Asquith in Grade 4/1 and Northbridge came from 3rd on the ladder to win Grade 6 Section 2 by getting a 6-0 against Mosman whilst Avalon who were leading the table lost 2-4 to Seaforth to spoil their day. Finally, Belrose won Grade 6 Section 3  by defeating the Section leaders Mona Vale 5-1

There are 2 matches still to be played tomorrow in Grade 1,but these will not alter the final results. Asquith and Belrose will play off for the Zone flag.

Final results will be confirmed by the Match Committee shortly.

For post sectional play and arrangements, see the earlier news item.