Steve Nelson emerged out of a hotly contested field to win the Central Division singles playdowns, qualifying for the 2010 US National Lawn Bowls Championships. Nelson, the current US singles champion, went 7-0 in the division’s playdowns tournament held at Milwaukee LBC. A log-jam emerged for 2nd place with Jim Cavender, Max Cavender and Carl Landgren all tied at 5-2.
Charlene Harmon, a second year bowler from Milwaukee LBC, will be the division’s women singles representative at the Championships.
Central will also field two strong pairs teams for the US National Championships, Oct 23-27 in Sun City AZ:
Men’s Pairs – Bob Schneider and Joe Zinna (current US pairs champions)
Women’ Pairs – Anna Witt and Glorianne Mather