Men’s State Squad Announced

by Aaron Delaporte

Bowls WA Men’s Selection Panel has announced the Players chosen to attend the State Squad Selection Trials.  These players will vie for a position in the 2019 Side representing Western Australia at the Australia Sides Championships in New South Wales from April 11th – 14th 2019.

Note: Players can be added & removed from the Squad as Selection Trials progress.

The 19-strong Squad includes all twelve Side Players from last year alongside Ryan Moyle (DOUBLEVIEW) and Ashley Sharp (SOUTH PERTH), both strong Premier League Skips during the 2017/18 Pennant Season, and prior State Event winners:
·         Warren Holt – WAGIN
o    2018 State Singles
o    2018 Champion of Champion Club Singles
·         Dale Marsland – MANNING
o    2008 Champion of Champion Novice Singles
o    2018 Triples
·         Kevin McKay – KARDINYA
o    2013 Triples & 2014 Runner-Up Champion of Champion Club Singles
o    2017/18 Fours
·         Blake Nairn – BASSENDEAN
o    2015 Pairs
o    2017 Singles
·         Glen Pauling – SOUTH PERTH
o    2018 Triples
o    2018 Mixed Pairs (with Lee Poletti – GERALDTON)

A schedule of the Selection Trials Venue and Times will be provided in due course and will be made available online under the “State Teams” section of the Bowls WA website.

The Final State Side will be announced mid-February prior to the Side Series commencing in April.

Bowls WA Men’s Selection Panel:
Coach – Tony Hockey
Assistant Coach – Lindsay Thorn
Chair of Selectors – Roger Barns
Selector – Glyn Vaughan
Selector – Mike Zusman