Barmera Blue has surprised by being in the top two for the first half of the 2015/16 Midweek Triples bowls competition but any ‘Doubting Thomases’ must now accept it is the real deal after it defeated 2014/15 premier Loxton Red in a hard fought clash when the season recommenced after a Christmas break.
Barmera Blue won 97-84 with Gerrin Jenke’s rink beating David Kimber 26-17 and B Tamblyn- H Appleton 29-23 decisive results.
In other matches Berri Blue defeated Loxton RSL 92-64, Berri Red won 88-79 against Renmark Green, Loxton White 126-43 over Lyrup, Renmark Gold 89-79 over Loxton Blue , Renmark RSL White 78-70 against its more highly ranked club mates Red and Monash and Berri drew 78 all.