De Jongh continues stellar year

10 Apr 2014

Karen de Jongh has continued her stellar year when yesterday she was announced as the 38th Auckland Bowler of the Year at Hillsboro Bowling Club.

De Jongh’s triumphs this year have included:

Winner: Auckland Women’s Pairs 2013-2014
Winner:  Auckland Women’s Triples 2013-2014
Runner Up: Auckland Women’s Fours 2013-2014
Winner: National Club Championship Triples June 2013
Winner: Regional Club Championship Women’s Triples - March 2014
Winner: The Trusts New Zealand Open Women’s Singles November 2013
Runner Up: The Trusts New Zealand Open Women’s Triples November 2013

Other finalists for the Award were Bev Crowe, who has partnered de Jongh in all the above with the exception of The Trusts New Zealand Open Singles, and also Barclay Lee.

Thirty teams of fours took to the greens for the tournament and there was plenty of laughter and fun throughout the day.

In excess of $6,000 was raised for the Starship Foundation and Sarah Woodhams from the foundation, very gratefully accepted the cheque.

Congratulations to Cleve Sullivan and Hillsboro Bowling Club on a very well run day.

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