Barmera skipper John Morena has  defeated Berri’s Dennis Treloar 21-12 in the final of the Region Four State Men’s Singles Knock Out tournament at Eudunda.

A week earlier at Nuriootpa in Sectional Play Andrew Hill (Berri), Morena and Loxton RSL’s Craig Inglis had all won their sections with a maximum 6 points.

In Section 2 Pieter Raams (Berri) advanced on shots up after he and Gerrin Jenke (Barmera) had both gained 4 points and Treloar had also won on shots up when he finished with 4 points along with R Walker (Kapunda) and David Sims (Renmark).

In Section 6 Ron Adam (Renmark RSL) and M Schutz (Angaston) both gained 5 points but Schutz advanced on shots up.

Returning to the Knock Out matches at Eudunda Hill defeated Raams 21-2 and Schutz won narrowly from Inglis 21-19 then in semi finals Treloar eliminated Hill 21-18 after trailing 5-17 and Morena advanced to the final by defeating Schutz 21-9.

Morena then started well against Treloar and won comfortably to advance to the State Finals.