Horseshoe tournaments have started in B.C.

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May 2, 2014 (ISN) – The tournament season has started for horseshoe players in B.C.  With the first one taking place in Abbotsford on April 27 at the Mill Lake park pits.

 

3 players from the Victoria club travelled to the tournament and all three brought back first place finishes. Sante Michielin captured the Mens A division , along with Louise Hamel taking the Ladies B, and veteran pitcher Jerry Melissa ending up with the Mixed A division.

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(Sante Michelin , Jerry Melissa, and Louise Hamel in action in Abbotsford)

Upcoming tournaments on the island in May are 17 & 18 at Transfer beach in Ladysmith, and 24 & 25 at the GVHPA courts at Glanford park in Saanich.

Ladies League June Thompson helped her team Victoria WaterJet rise to 2nd place in the standings with a net score of 271 to earn Player of the week.  She pitched 23 and & 25 ringers in her 2 games . Each game consists of 50 shoes. The 25 ringers is tops for the ladies league so far this year.

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(previous Players of the week:  Amanda Hemstrought, Lynn Cousins, and Louise Mason)

Ladies League

new

pts

Thompson Bros. Roofing 

71

271

Victoria Water Jet

90

246

Bayside Press  

100

218

Le La La Dancers 

71

205

Fishability.biz  

44

178

English Sweet Shop

54

172

Mens League

Darryl Kolodzejak earned player of the week honors with a net score of 404. But the story of the week was Week 1 player of the week Colin Nicholson tossing a 112 game surpassing his previous best of 104.  Newcomer Stu Bridgeman earned his first incentive pin with a 50. Other pin winners were  Matt MacDonald  (60) and Dick Stevens (90).

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(fighting for every point, guys can’t add !)

Mens League

new

pts

5

Wilson Transportation

2

32

7

Swiftsure Lounge

2

32

1

Pacific Western Brewers

8

27

12

Victoria Van & Storage

8

24

11

The Roost

6

21

10

Griffiths & Jones Trucking

2

19

2

Belmont Collision

0

18

3

Peninsula Co-Op

8

17

6

United Carpet

6

16

4

Thompson Bros. Roofing

0

14

8

Sooke Hill Stars 

0

10

9

Bayside Press

6

10

 

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