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Newsletter – March 28, 2023

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Tournament Division

The tournament division men and ladies have completed their final tournaments.

Congratulations are going out to Bonnie McDonald who won the 5th tournament with a score of 2277.  This is her eleventh win overall.  Also, Katie Rayner won the 6th tournament with a score of 2228.  This was her first win.  

On the men’s side Bradley Tytgat won the 5th tournament with a score of 2481, his sixth win. Dexter Wiseman was the winner of the 6th with a score of 2369, his eighth win.

Great bowling everyone!

Congratulations to the following Tournament Division bowlers who have now qualified for Nationals:

The men’s singles representative is Bradley Tytgat of Edmonton and Jennifer Baker of Stettler is the ladies’ singles representative.

The ladies’ team is made up of Jenna Lamoureaux, Katie Rayner, Bonnie McDonald, Heidi Mapstone and Christine Pocza.  The coach of the ladies’ team is Geoff Wilson.

The tournament men’s team consists of Tyler Tytgat, Adam Weber, Dexter Wiseman, Gary Baird and Karie Kreutz.  The men’s coach will be Harvey Pocza.

Congratulations to everyone and best of luck to all of you in Edmonton.

Teaching and Senior Division Results – Provincial Tournament

The Teaching and Senior Division completed their provincial tournaments.  The teams have been chosen to attend Nationals.  Congratulations to all bowlers!

The Teaching Division were held in Calgary at Chinook Bowladrome.  Here are the winners who will represent Alberta in Newfoundland.


Eva White (Single)+515
Valerie Connell+461
Kerra Usman+458
Grace Giesbrecht+443
Staci Fong+410
(Alternate) Chelsi Paxton+333

Coach: Scott Wiseman

**Please note: Chelsi Paxton will be representing Alberta in Newfoundland.  Grace is unable to attend as she is expecting.


Rob Carbrey (Single)+940
Mark Patterson+462
Brian Sudbury+429
Gary Bushnell+428
Dean Will+297
(Alternate) Bob Stirling+295

Coach: Steve Petricevic

The Senior Division bowled in Grande Prairie at HJ’s. The following will represent Alberta in Newfoundland.

 Senior Team:

Jo Michaels (Single)+250
Rosemarie Poirier+164
Mike Steele+164
(Alternate) Marcel Lucier+143
Dave Philpot3706
Barry Urquhart3701
(Alternate) Greg Gigliuk3655

Coach: Martinho Marciano

Tournament Dates – 2023 – 2024

The following are tentative tournament dates for next season.  

More information will follow in the August newsletter regarding tournament sites and times.  

Teaching & Senior Divisions:       

Tournament #1 – September 24, 2023

Tournament #2 – November 5, 2023

Tournament #3 – January 7, 2024

Tournament #4 – February 11, 2024

Teaching Prov.  – March 16 and 17, 2024

Senior Prov.      – March 16 and 17, 2024 – Stettler

Tournament Division:        

Tournament #1 & 2 – October 14 and 15, 2023– Location TBA

Tournament #3 & 4 – January 6 and 7, 2024– Location TBA                                                                          

Tournament #5 & 6 – March 23 and 24, 2024 – Location TBA

Master/Youth Tournament: 

October 21 and 22, 2023 – Paradise Lanes – Calgary


March 5, 2024 – Heritage Lanes – Red Deer

 National Dates

The 2023 Nationals will be held in St. John’s, Newfoundland from June 29, 2023 – July 3, 2023.  The participants will be flying out on June 28 and returning home on July 4, 2023. The opening ceremonies will be held on June 29.   
 Annual General Meeting

The date for this year’s AGM is Sunday, May 7, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre in Red Deer (6300 45 Avenue, Red Deer – (403-346-2010). Please mark this in your calendar and plan to attend.  **Note the change in the date and time.** If you are planning on attending the AGM and are using your GPS to find it, it will not likely recognize Kerry Wood Nature Centre.  Please use Waskasoo Park as your destination for GPS purposes. 

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