Bocce Report January 2015

Posted on Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Special O’s Bocce Players.

From left: Stephen Rooney and Ben Carr, from Special O’s.

As another successful Bocce calendar draws to a close, our very well attended Bocce Xmas Party and Presentation evening was held recently. Members and guests enjoyed a great night of dancing and socialising and applauded the following recipients of prize categories in the Ladies and Men’s club singles and doubles competitions;

  • Ladies Singles – Winner: Elena Bunin; Runner-up: Colleen De Paoli
  • Ladies Encouragement Award Winner: Nevia Deklic
  • Ladies Doubles – Winners: Maddalena Tomasi & Lilliana Lamonaca; Runners-up: Maria Parlato & Luz Van Hemmen
  • Men’s Singles – Winner: Pio Bunin; Runner-up: Giancarlo Caneto
  • Men’s Encouragement Award Winner: Peter Splatt
  • Men’s Doubles -Winners: Pio Bunin & Neil Parlato; Runners-up: Italo De Marchi & Fred De Campo

Congratulations to all competitors and recipients of prizes.
Redlands Bocce would also like to congratulate Stephen Rooney and Ben Carr on a job well done at the recent Special Olympics National Games held in Melbourne. These young men are part of the Redlands Bocce Special O’s weekly training evening and returned triumphant from Melbourne with the following excellent results;

  • Singles Event: Ben Carr – Gold, Stephen Rooney – Bronze
  • Doubles Event: Ben Carr and Stephen Rooney – Silver
  • Mixed Team Events: Ben Carr and Stephen Rooney – Bronze

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