State Sides Announced for SA v VIC Series

by BowlsSA3

Bowls SA, in conjunction with the State Selection Panel, are pleased to release the selected State Teams for the annual SA v VIC Series, to be held Wednesday 20 – Friday 22 February 2019 at Moama Bowling Club, NSW. Moama Bowling Club whilst in NSW just across the river, is affiliated with Bowls Victoria.

Both Sides boast a new look, with a number of retirements from the Men’s Side seeing Craig Mills step into the skip position and the debutants of Tyson Wilson, Josh Chopin and Kevin Stock earn their first call up to the open state team. The Women’s sees Vicki Arbon take on her first state skip’s role, with open state debuts also occurring for Bailey Rafferty, Vicki Degenhardt, Rachel Krebbekx, Karen Kneebone and Patria McGrath.

Men’s Team

 

Lead

Josh Chopin

(West Lakes)

Marc Evans

(Grange)

Kevin Stock

(Grange)

Second

Carl Schapel

(Grange)

Tyson Wilson

(Grange)

Mitch Percy

(Payneham)

Third

Josh Studham

(Club Holdfast)

Nathan Pedersen

(Somerton)

Mark Haines

(West Lakes)

Skip

Wayne Ruediger

(Grange)

Scott Thulborn

(Adelaide)

Craig Mills

(West Lakes)

Coach: Les Carter

Women’s Team

 

Lead

Theresa Emberton

(Morphett Vale)

Karen Gatto

(Grange)

Vicki Degenhardt

(Adelaide)

Second

Karen Kneebone

(Murray Bridge RSL)

Rachel Krebbekx

(Adelaide)

Patria McGrath

(Marion)

Third

Yvonne Kelly

(Mallala)

Cath Greenslade

(Riverton)

Bailey Rafferty

(Grange)

Skip

Vicki Arbon

(Prospect-Broadview)

Laini McGorman

(Payneham)

Renata Callisto

(Grange)

Coach: Tony Lucas