NOVICE SINGLES TOURNAMENT
SEPTEMBER 14-17, 2010


The Novice Singles Tournament is one of several Sun City Lawn Bowls Club annual events. It is open to anyone who has been a member of the club for less than two years. Recent winners can be found in the main menu Champions link.

The tournament is played over a 4-day period, typically beginning Tuesday and ending Friday. The Tournament Director posts a sign-up sheet at the club "shack" prior to the event.

  Day 1  
All contestants play - they are matched by random draw.
  Day 2  
All contestants play - they are matched by random draw.
  Day 3  
The four contestants with the highest standing play:
    - players #1 and #4 compete
    - players #2 and #3 compete.
  Day 4  
The two contestants who win on Day 3 compete for the title.

The Champion and Runner-Up each receive a plaque.

Tournament Director Doris Rahm established the following point scoring system for this year's event:
  • Match winners are awarded two Game Points
  • If a match results in a tie, both players are awarded one Game Point.
  • Ranking of players with the same number of Game Points is determined by the number of Plus Points.
Wins
 
The number of matches the player has won.
Ties
 
The number of matches that ended with both contestants scoring the same number of points.
Plus Points
 
The numerical point difference in the final score of a match. This number is limited to 10 for any match.

Ten club members entered the 2010 competition:

Delores Cullen
Don Cullen
Tom Doyle
Brenda Head
Tony Head
Lonni Jobe
Shelly Rosenberg
Jim Semanek
John Sherratt
Carol Walker

TOP HALF
STANDINGS AFTER DAY 2
 
 
Game points
Plus
Points
Jim Semanek
4
17
Shelly Rosenberg
4
11
Delores Cullen
4
9
Brenda Head
3
5
Lonni Jobe
2
5
TOP HALF DAY 1 RESULTS
14 SEPTEMBER
 
 
Game points
Plus
Points
Tony Head
2
7
Shelly Rosenberg
2
7
Jim Semanek
2
7
Delores Cullen
2
5
Brenda Head
2
5
TOP HALF DAY 2 RESULTS
15 SEPTEMBER
 
 
Game points
Plus
Points
Lonni Jobe
2
10
Jim Semanek
2
10
Delores Cullen
2
4
Shelly Rosenberg
2
4
Brenda Head
1
0
DAY 3 RESULTS - 16 SEPTEMBER
       
Jim Semanek defeats Brenda Head
Delores Cullen defeats Shelly Rosenberg
DAY 4 RESULT - 17 SEPTEMBER
       
Jim Semanek defeats Delores Cullen

Thanks to the Markers!

Day 1 - Micky Alexander, Jim Dunlevey, Gene Hendershott, Bob Pickering and Joe Rahm
Day 2 - Micky Alexander, Gene Hendershott, Bob Pickering, Joe Rahm and Evelyn Tiel
Day 3 - Bob Pickering and Joe Rahm
Day 4 - Joe Rahm