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  July 8, 2018
The Ralph and Marie Ecton Memorial Triples is open to both men and women.  Skips set up their teams any way they want.  The entry fee is $75.00 per team.  Lunch is brown bag.  Morning snacks and salads and desserts will be provided at lunch time.  Format is three 12-end games.  There  will be four winning teams.  Wins are determined on the basis of wins, losses & plus points, with a max of 7 points per game.  When there is a point tie of the first four finish places the following will be used to break the tie.
   1.  Head to head results, if Any.
   2.  Fewest opponent's points allowed.
   3.  Most ends won.
   4.  One end roll - off.
 Prizes will be awarded for all four places. 

Lunch was served after the second game.

Sandre Adame organized the food with the kitchen help of Carol Smith, Pinky Palladino, Kathy Corona and Marie Moore. Several others also contributed food.  It was a very warm day and we went through lots of bottled water which helped to keep everyone hydrated.

Howard Horowitz provided a large display of Aero Bowls and associated equipment which drew quite a bit of attention.  



There were twelve  teams from various clubs throughout So. Cal. including four  teams from Oxnard.

1. Denny Ryan
Gloria Brown
Jim Matlock
Oxnr
2. Marquita Otineru
Debi Wilson
Luke Wilson
Oxnr
3. Roger Sullivan
Brent Boone
Tom Stansberry
Mack
4. Rich Purcell
Mike Newton
Raul Perez
Oxnr
5. Howard Horowitz
Angel Rocha
Terri Mar
Bevh, Stmn
6. Rudy Uribe
Catherine Uribe
Alan Ngo
Bevh, Alhm
7. Bruce Phillips
Gary Crispin
Sue Sullivan
Mack
8. Art Roberts
Jack Bucey
Donna Roberts
Oxnr
9. Kay Tong
Lou Cohen
Victor Green
Alhm, Nprt, Stmn
10. Bud Viard
Barry Pickup
Loren Dion
 Mack
11. Marty Bierman
Cecil Bator
Shelley Cohen
Stmn, Holm, Nprt
12. James Flower
Stuart Bell
Noreen Wilkie
Stmn


















Place
Team
Wins, + Points
1st
Bud Viard, Barry Pickup, Loren Dion
3W + 21
2nd
Denny Ryan, Gloria Brown, Jim Matlock
3W + 10         
3rd
James Flower, Stuart Bell, Noreen Wilkie
2W + 12       
4th
Rudy Uribe, Catherine Uribe, Alan Ngo
2W + 11         





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Photos by  Sam Williams and Bob Smith




GroupEcton2018
Click above photo to make larger



EctonTrophy2015
The Ecton perpetual trophy.  The winning team each year has their names engraved on it.



The next four photos are the tournament winners
1stBud2018
1st Place:  Barry Pickup, Loren Dion and Bud Viard

This team went by the name of  NORM on the scoreboard in honor of
their very good friend Norm Wiles who played with them for many years
while fighting cancer and has since passed Away.

At award presentation time Loren Dion announced that
Barry and Bud will be retiring from tournament play.


2ndDenny2018
2nd Place:  Jim Matlock, Gloria Brown and Denny Ryan

3rdFlower2018
3rd Place:  James Flower, Noreen Wilkie and Stuart Bell

4thRudy2018
4th Place:  Alan Ngo, Catherine and Rudy Uribe



ScoreboardEcton2018
Scoreboard for the day


MikeNewton2018
Mike Newton with his favorite delivery

JackTerri2018
Jack Bucey and Terri Mar watch as head develops.

VictorSocks2018
Victor Green with decorator socks.  He loves color.

SamPhotos2018
Dion Coleman, Sam Williams and Marquita's mother.  Sam, a friend of
Marquita's family brought his camera and took lots of pictures.

LukeHenryShelley2018
Luke Wilson, expectant father Henry Otineru and Shelley Cohen.

DennyRich2018
Denny Ryan And Rich Purcell keeping a close eye on things.

SueSullivan2018
Sue Sullivan about to bowl as Brent Boone measures in next rink.

JackBrent2018
Jack Bucey and Brent Boone enjoy the shade on a warm day.

MArquita2018
Marquita Otineru.  Time to get the feet up.  Only 4 more weeks now.

The Following photos were taken by Sam Williams.  They represent a random
 selection taken from a much larger group of photos Sam took on Tournament Day.

BowlsBeforeStart2018
Bowls on the green while group photo is being taken

BeforeGameStart2018
Just before game start.

VisitorsWatching2018
Visitors watching the tournament.

IntentBowlers2018
Stuart Bell and Shelley Cohen on near rink.
Check out the intent bowlers.


BrentBooneBowlRelease2018
Brent Boone bowl release.

LookingDownWalk2018
Looking down walk on west side of green.

KayMarquita2018
Kay Tong and Marquita Otineru

LukeGreatRelease2018
Luke Wilson displays perfect form.

BowlsCloseUp2018
An interesting view.

RichRudy2018
Rich Purcell and Rudy Uribe

TerriMeasure2018
Terri Mar measures for point.

HowardJames2018
Howard Horowitz and James Flower direct their teams.



Thanks to all that competed and we hope to see you next year.