Taranaki came out winners in the Mens Lawn Bowls 5yr Under Hexagonal Tournament at Wanganui over the weekend. After the overnight matches were completed Manawatu were leading going into round 4, however Taranaki won 7 of their last 8 games to come home winners. This was the first time Taranaki had played for a few seasons, and the pre-tournament favorites proved to be too good.
Taranaki 29 pts
Hawkes Bay 28 pts
Manawatu 24 pts
Wellington 20 pts
At the end of the first day at Wanganui. Taranaki lead the 5Yr under Hexagonal tournament.
After 2 rounds:
Taranaki 13 pts
Hawked Bay 12 pts
Manawatu 10 pts
Wellington 6 pts
Wanganui 6 pts
Kapiti Coast 1pt
Five year and under Men’s Academy team to play at Wanganui
Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th May
Represent Palmerston North Bowling Club at Centre and Open Tournaments around Manawatu, or play for Palmerston North in Interclub or challenges against other clubs. Wear your club shirt, follow our players at centre or national events, and have a drink at the club. Travel and enjoy the hospitality of other bowling clubs or take on the best players from Taranaki to Wellington in National Tournaments. Bowlers from our club can be selected in Manawatu Representative teams.
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