first_imgDay One of the NSW State Cup concluded last night with the Sydney Championships presentation awards. As the sides, players and officials gathered at the Bowling Club, a little tired and muddy from day one of Cup competition, expectation was high as to who would take home the Boland and Smith medals for the best player in the Mens and Womens Open divisions. Awards: Mixed 2nd Division- Peakhurst (5) def UNSW (4) Player of the Final- Casey Kinnard (Peakhurst) Player of the Year- Steve Moses (UNSW) and Clare Kendrick (Peakhurst) Womens 2nd Division- Westmead (5) def Wests (1) Player of the Final- Jody English Mens 50’s Division- Penrith (3) def Canterbury (1) Player of the Final- Dieter Major Player of the Year- Glen Jackson (Canterbury) Womens 23’s 2nd Division- Manly (3) def Easts (2) Player of the Final- Lisa Clark (Manly) Mens 45’s Division- Penrith (6) def Wests (2) Player of the Final- Bob Benke (Penrith) Mens 40’s Division- Parramatta (4) def Wollongon (3) Player of the Final- Ken Donley (Parramatta) Player of the Year Mens 40/45- Gary Simmons (Manly) Mens 35’s Division- Manly (2) def Wests (0) Player of the Final- Joe Biskup (Manly) Player of the Year- Keith Rozario (Wests) Mens 30’s Division- Penrith (5) def Manly (3) Player of the Final- Darren Currie (Penrith) Player of the Year- Darren Currie (Penrith) Womens 23’s 1st Division- Cronulla (5) def Wallsend (3) Player of the Final- Lori Pennie (Cronulla) Player of the Year- Erin Hardes (Wallsend) Mens 23’s Division- Wests (7) def Canterbury (6) drop off Player of the Final- Jai Ayoub (Wests) Player of the Series- Jye Malcolm (Wests) Mixed 1st Division- Easts 2 (6) def Cronulla (3) Player of the Final- Willie Bishop (Easts) Players of the Year- Willie Bishop (Easts) Janine Hinds (Easts) and Rebecca Watt (Norths) Womens Open Division: Easts (4) def Canterbury (3) Player of the Final- Giselle Tirado (Easts) Mens Open Division Wests (6) def Parramatta (5) Player of the Final- Scott Mitchell (Wests) The Gary Croft Cup was awarded (for most points pre-finals): 1st- Wests 184 points 2nd- Penrith 167 points 3rd- Manly 154 points The Vawden Cup was also awarded (Club Championship in the finals): 1st- Penrith 65 points 2nd- Wests 57 points 3rd- Canterbury 44 points SMITH MEDAL WINNER: Louise Winchester (Canterbury) Louise Winchester (Canterbury) 14 points Dom Maher (Cronulla) 12 points Melissa Pitfield (Easts) 12 points Bo De La Cruz (Wests) 12 points BOLAND MEDAL WINNER: Brent Powell (Central Coast) Brent Powell (Central Coast) 15 points Steve Roberts (Canterbury) 14 points Scott Mitchell (Wests) 12 points Mitchell Tope (Cronulla) 12 pointslast_img read more