Men’s Final 2019 State Squad Announced
Bowls WA Men’s Selection Panel has announced the Final Men’s State Squad Selections. These players were selected from the Trial Squad to vie for a position in the 2019 Side representing WA at the Australia Sides Championships in New South Wales, Ettalong Bowling Club, April 11th – 14th 2019.
The 16-strong Squad includes eleven of the twelve Side Players from 2018 and the remaining five players fighting for a position all have prior State Game Titles.
Russell Bates most noteworthy accolade is winning the 2018 Everest run at Dudley Park.
Daniel Brown has held a few past Titles with Pairs wins in 2010, 2013 and 2016 along with Triples wins in 2010, 212 and 2018 followed up with Fours wins in 2014 and 2017.
Warren Holt owned 2018 Singles by winning both the State event and the Champion of Champion Club Singles.
Dale Marsland started with a Champion of Champion Novice Singles win in 2010 and followed up with a 2018 Triples win.
Kevin McKay won the Triples in 2012, came runner up in Champion of Champion Singles in 2014 and rounded out his playing history with the 2017 Fours.
The selected Final State Side will be announced February 25 prior to the Side Series commencing in April.
Men’s 2019 State Squad
|Lewis||Grigg||Osborne Park (2018)|
|Matthew||Mitchell||Emu Point (2018)|
|Cody||Packer||Osborne Park (2018)|
|Scott||Walker||South Perth (2018)|
State Men’s Selection Panel:
Coach – Tony Hockey
Assistant Coach – Lindsay Thorn
Chair of Selectors – Roger Barns
Selector – Glyn Vaughan
Selector – Mike Zusman