Castlegar teams at National Classified Bowling Championship this weekend

The mens and ladies national classified bowling teams from Castlegar will be representing British Columbia this weekend in Kitchener, Ont.

The mens and ladies national classified bowling teams from Castlegar will be representing British Columbia this weekend in Kitchener, Ont.

The ladies team is made up of Tara Perepolkin, Lynn Smith, Lisa Lesy, Leasa Adams and Brenda Zoobkoff while Geoff Tellier, Paul Fomenoff, Travis Ready, Brian Oliver and Derek Vigue will represent the men.

Both teams had to make a change prior to the national event. Shelly Stoushnow and Derek Handley both unfortunately were not able to make the trip and were replaced by Brenda Zoobkoff and Derek Vigue.

Both teams will bowl two games each against Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northern Ontario, Southern Onatario, Quebec and Newfoundland.

Each game will be match play format with one point awarded for each win (No. 1 bowler versus No. 1 bowler, No. 2 versus No. 2 and so on) and three points for total pinfall for a total of eight points for each match.

There will be a total of eight matches bowled on Saturday, May 28 starting at 9:30 a.m. and six matches on Sunday, May 29 starting again at 9:30 a.m.

The results and standings will be posted on line as each match is completed. Results can be found at www.bowlcanada.ca — just click on “National Classified Bowling Championships” in the drop down under “National Championships.”

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