Queenslanders who played in the ACA Presidents Eights were: Ross & Helen Rillie, Gordon & Deidre Giles, Bob Martin, Lawrie Simpson, Geoff Jamieson, Rosemary Newsham and Geraldine Trivett.
Congratulations to Geraldine, who took out the Women’s Eight, with Rosemary Newsham equal runner-up. Geraldine won all five matches, while Rosemary and Julianne each won three.
Laurie Simpson also had a great performance in the Second Eight, where he was runner-up to Kevin Beard. Both scored 6 wins, but Kevin won by nett hoops. Geoff Jamieson was also in the running, coming in third with five wins.
Overall Results were -
First Eight: Brett McHardy (WA), Peter Landrebe (NSW)_
Second Eight: Kevin Beard (Vic), Laurie Simpson (Qld), Geoff Jamieson (Qld)
Third Eight: Peter Freer (NSW), Janine McHardy (WA)
Women’s Eight: Geraldine Trivett (?Qld), Rosemary Newsham (Qld) / Julianne Jago (SA)
All results are available on Croquetscores >
Winners and Runners-Up: (from left) Lawrie Simpson, Kevin Beard, Brett McHardy, Janine McHardy, Peter Freer, Geraldine Trivett, Rosemary Newsham and Julianne Jago
Rosemary Newsham and Geraldine Trivett – Winner and Runner-Up
Mike Cohn presenting Geraldine with the Women’s Eight