CUTTHROAT TOURNAMENT 2018

May 9, 11&14, 18,  2018


   ELIGIBILITY:     Open to the first 18 members that sign-up.  

    FORMAT:            Games will be 12 ends.  All positions will be luck of the draw.

                                1st Round:  18 bowlers will compete on 6 rinks.  The  winners will advance to the second round.

                                2nd Round:  The 6 advancing winners from above will play on 2

rinks producing 2   winners.

                                3rd Round:  The 3rd round will be a singles match of 12 ends to determine 1st and   2nd places. 

The first day of play was May 9, second round of play was May 11 & 14 and the final day was May 18  to determine the 1st and 2nd place winners. 

    SCORING:          On each end the four closest bowls will count in the point count.  The closest will  count 4 points, the next 3 points, the next 2 points and the last 1 point.  It is  possible for all players to score in one end , for one player to score all 10 points or  any combination of players and points. 

 
The final playoff was between Rich Purcell and Andy DiConti in a singles match.  Rich Purcell won.

                     

Photos by  Bob Smith


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Jordan Austin getting organized as he explains luck of the draw team pick.

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    Front L-R: Bob Smith, Jordan Austin, Ken Roth, Mike Newton and Art Roberts
    Rear: L-R: Herb Smith, Carol Smith, Ron Dawson, Peter Westray, Linda Westray, Jack Bucey, Rich Purcell, Pinky Palladino, Andy DiConti, Sandy Rankin, Denny Ryan Donna Roberts and Marquita Otineru.

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Remaining group after 1st elimination:
Denny Ryan, Rich Purcell, Andy DiConti and Donna Roberts
In the front: Mike Newton and Art Roberts

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After 2nd elimination:  Andy DiConti and Rich Purcell

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1st Place:  Rich Purcell

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Score chart shows how the elimination progressed to the winner.