LOCAL CHAMPS: The triples team of Pat Davis, Edna Smith and Thelma Fredericks.
LOCAL CHAMPS: The triples team of Pat Davis, Edna Smith and Thelma Fredericks.

South Lismore women earn trip to Sydney



THE South Lismore lawn bowls team of Pat Davis, Edna Smith and Thelma Fredericks have added the zone triples title to the Northern Rivers District championship they won last month. In the district final at East Lismore, the South Lismore women defeated Marg Clay, Noelene Hawkes and Maureen Smith (Casino RSM) 30-14 after leading throughout. Davis, Smith and Fredericks travelled to Ocean Shores for the zone play-offs on Tuesday. They defeated the Tweed-Byron District representatives 25-13 and the Clarence River representatives 21-19. The South Lismore women will represent the district and zone in the State play-offs in Sydney on October 15 and 16. District fours will start next Tuesday.



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