The 20th annual East Coast Challenge was held in Pinehurst, NC, October 8th to 9th. Fifteen member teams from the Northeast and Southeast Divisions play (pairs, triples and singles) for the Motta Trophy. This year’s Southeast team was; Martha Nilsen, Jackie Tucker, Jim Mikus, Dan Delgarn, Rich Fitzgerald, Bud Ricucci, Luis Vazquez, Sandy Wall, Steve Nelson, [...]
Spring Fling Tournament - “The Perfect Elixir” May 17-19, 2021 @ Pinehurst, NC You’d hardly consider a line-up of teams named Dirty Sons of a Ditcher, Wicked Wicks of the West, Beer City Bowlers, and Ump Stompers, plus four others, to play in a congenial yet competitive lawn bowls tournament. The inaugural Spring Fling in Pinehurst [...]
This year’s SED Open ran from March 7th to 12th under sunny Florida skies. The men played at the Clearwater Lawn Bowls Club and the women at the Sarasota Lawn Bowling Club. The formats were Fours (10 men’s teams, 10 women’s), Pairs (20 men’s teams, 20 women) and Singles (28 men and 20 women). The women’s [...]
On the October 17th weekend, the 19th annual East Coast Challenge was held at Pinehurst Country Club (NC). The "Challenge" got underway Saturday morning. Both teams held even until the third set of matches at which time the NED pulled ahead. Despite overnight rain, chilly temperatures, a gusty wind and walls of mist on Sunday morning, we [...]
Team SED wins Gold at the 2018 Bowls USA National Championships Bud Ricucci, Sandy Wall, Jackie Williamson, Marita Nierth, Rick Fitzgerald and Steve Nelson (Rebecca Fitzgerald Photo) 2018 U.S. National Champions Women’s Singles: Sandy Wall Men’s Pairs: Steve Nelson & Bud Ricucci […]
TEAM USA SWEEPS THE 2018 NORTH AMERICAN CHALLENGE (NAC)….CONGRATULATIONS! Players and results here. SED's Sandy Wall with 'Founders Trophy' presented to the Women's 'Folkins' team winners.
SOUTHEAST WINS THE EAST COAST CHALLENGE The best players from the Northeast came to Pinehurst to enjoy great competition and camaraderie to have the bragging rights for another year. The Southeast was represented by Steve Nelson, Dave Kinney, Jeff and Vicki Haidet, Don Dowd, George and Jackie Tucker, Eric Porr, Martha Nilsen, Rusty Hein, Dan Delgarn, [...]
The Southeast Division Play-down to determine who will represent the Division at 2018 U.S. National Championships was held at the Mount Dora Lawn Bowling Club from April 19th to the 24th. The U.S. National Championships will be played at the Sun City Center Lawn Bowling Club, Sun City Center FL, starting Sunday, November 15th. Runners [...]