Croquet players sneak in games around wet weather

CROQUET: Recently celebrating their birthday at the luncheon were Bill and Dorelle Scott. Picture: Elvy Quirk

CROQUET: Recently celebrating their birthday at the luncheon were Bill and Dorelle Scott. Picture: Elvy Quirk

We had 26 players for Golf Croquet on Tuesday 16th.

There were three winners of three games: Ray Burridge, Bob Murray and Tony Thomson.

The big winners were 10-3 Mal Smith; 9-4 Merv Langfield and Tony Thomson, John Browne and Jeff Liebich, Dorelle Scott and Bob Murray.

Close games:

  • Bob Murray and Alex Todd 7 Colleen Liebich and Bruce Field 6
  • Colleen Liebich and Tony Thomson 7 Evelyn Mahlo and John Farah 6
  • Lyn Simmonds and Bruce Field 7 Alex Todd and Mal Smith 6
  • Robin Pols and John Allegrie 7 Evelyn Mahlo and John Job 6
  • Ray Burridge and Bill Scott 7 Jill Rubie and John Farah 6
  • Lorraine Todd and Barry White 7 Elvy Quirk and Bruce Field 6
  • Kevin Rubie and Bob Murray 7 John Farah and Mal Smith 6
  • Tony Thomson 7 Bill Scott 6
  • Elvy Quirk and Neville Spry 8 Robin Pols and Merv Langfield 5
  • Jill Rubie and Joan Littlejohn 8 Lyn Simmonds and John Job 5
  • Lorraine Todd and Bill Scott 8 Marie Spry and Kevin Rubie 5
  • Dorelle Scott and Ray Burridge 8 John Browne and John Allegri 5
  • Kevin Rubie 8 Neville Spry 5
  • John Allegri and Lyn Simmonds 8 Merv Langfield and Colleen Liebich 5
  • Ray Burridge and Joan Littlejohn 8 Dorelle Scott and Alex Todd 5
  • John Browne and Jill Rubie 8 Colleen Liebich and Robin Pols 5

It was drizzling on Saturday for Aussie Croquet, but that didn't stop 22 players turning up keen to play.

There were four players that managed three games: Robin Pols, John Browne, Jeff Liebich and Neville Spry.

Big wins 14-8 Elvy Quirk; 14-10 Tony Thomson, John Browne and Kevin Rubie, John Job and Neville Spry,

Ray Burridge and Robin Pols.

Close Games

  • Robin Pols and John Browne 14 Elvy Quirk and Tony Thomson 13
  • Elvy Quirk and Kevin Rubie 14 Neville Spry and Tony Thomson 13
  • Dorelle Scott 14 Cheryle Toohey 12
  • Jill Rubie and John Browne 14 John Allegri and Lyn Simmonds 12
  • Merv Langfield and Kay Weeks 14 Joan Littlejohn and Marie Spry 11
  • Neville Spry and Jeff Liebich 14 John Allegri and Cheryle Toohey 11
  • Dorelle Scott and John Farah 14 Bill Scott and Ray Burridge 11
  • Marie Spry and Jill Rubie 14 Kay Weeks and Merv Langfield 11
  • Jeff Liebich and John Farah 14 Kevin Rubie and Bill Scott 11
  • Bob Murray and Ray Burridge 14 Joan Littlejohn and John Allegri 11
  • Kay Weeks 14 Bill Scott 11
  • Colleen Liebich and Joan Littlejohn 14 Dorelle Scott and Merv Langfield 11
  • Neville Spry and Jeff Liebich 14 John Job and Bob Murray 11

See you next week, Pegging Out