John Bailey’s treble joy in
the Don Morgan Trophy
The fourteenth annual running of the Don Morgan Trophy, generously sponsored by The Co-operative Funeralcare, was once again hosted by Craig-y-Don Bowling club on Sunday 30th September.
On unfortunately a wet day for bowling 32 players from both
John Bailey (Llanrwst) won his third Don Morgan title by
defeating defending champion and also a three times winner Craig Richardson (
John and Craig, who both played extremely well all day, served up a thrilling final which had very high quality bowling throughout the match.
The Trophy, plus the £300 first prize was presented by Richard Owens on behalf of the sponsors Co-operative Funeralcare.
Tournament organiser Roger Morgan, on behalf of his family, thanked Craig-y-don Bowling Club, the bowlers and spectators for supporting this event held annually in memory of his father.
A raffle was held which raised £130 for the local St David’s Hospice.
A Bailey (Llanrwst) 21 C Lewis (Conwy) 5
N Hughes (Sunny Rhyl) 21 D Jones (
J Bailey (Llanrwst) 21 L Scott (St Asaph) 19
C Richardson (Colwyn Bay) 21 A Bailey (Llanrwst)14
J Bailey (Llanrwst) 21 N Hughes (Sunny Rhyl) 8
J Bailey (Llanrwst) 21 C
Best Lady Award : Abigail Wynne Jones (Denbigh)
Highest Break Prize: John Bailey (Llanrwst) with a break of 17.