OVER 80 SINGLES TOURNAMENT
NOVEMBER 16-19, 2010


The Over 80 Singles Tournament is one of several Sun City Lawn Bowls Club annual events. It is open to anyone who is 80 or older by the end of 2010. 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 net 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.

Eight club members entered the 2010 competition:

Charlie Fox Gene Hendershott Elmer Hodgson Gail Hodgson
Bob McGee Doris Rahm Joe Rahm Evelyn Tiel

over 80 singles players

TOP HALF
STANDINGS AFTER DAY 2
 
 
Game points
Plus
Points
Joe Rahm
4
12
Gene Hendershott
4
9
Evelyn Tiel
2
5
Gail Hodgson
2
3
TOP HALF DAY 1 RESULTS
16 NOVEMBER
 
 
Game points
Plus
Points
Evelyn Tiel 2 10
Joe Rahm 2 6
Gene Hendershott* 2 4
Elmer Hogdson* 2 4
* tie    
TOP HALF DAY 2 RESULTS
17 NOVEMBER
 
 
Game points
Plus
Points
Doris Rahm 2 10
Gail Hodgson 2 7
Joe Rahm 2 6
Gene Hendershott 2 5
DAY 3 RESULTS - 18 NOVEMBER
       
Evelyn Tiel defeats Gene Hendershott
Joe Rahm defeats Gail Hodgson
DAY 4 RESULT - 19 SEPTEMBER
       
Evelyn Tiel defeats Joe Rahm

Thanks to the Markers!

Day 1 - Pam Munson, Bob Pickering, Shelly Rosenberg and Jim Semanek
Day 2 - Ray Grall, Jean Hendershott, Pam Munson and Bob Pickering
Day 3 - Pam Munson and Jim Semanek
Day 4 - Jim Semanek