CUTTHROAT TOURNAMENT 2020

August 12, 15, 19 , Sept 2, 2020


   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 Aug.12, second round of play was Aug 15 and 19  and the final day was Sept 2  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 Steve Goodmanson and Jack Bucey in a singles match.   Jack Bucey won.

                     

Photos by  Bob Smith, Jordan Austin and


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

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Members waiting for name call

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Art Roberts draws next

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Group of 16 maintaining safe distance.


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After 1st elimination:  Jerry Beatty, Steve Goodmanson, Jim Matlock

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Also after 1st elimination
Dick Gibson, Jack Bucey and Mike Newton


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The finalists are:   Steve Goodmanson and Jack Bucey


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Jack Bucey takes first place in a close match.

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Play begins using rinks 2 through 7

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City provided the club with a couple of fence banners as safety reminders.

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Play well under way

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  Score chart shows how the elimination progressed to the winner.