Last week, the ladies played the first round of the Triples Championship with the following results: Margaret Andrews, Val Pritchard and Colleen Atkins defeated Kerrie Green, Patty West and Lorraine Ratcliffe (17-14). Bev Murrary, Jean Holstein and Jan Jones defeated Cheryl West, Norma Relf and Ruth Redman (18-15). Pat Cox, Del Buckton and Bev Germon defeated Hellen Crittenden, Katharine Stucking and Michelle Biggs (sub for Di Lockwood) (26-25). The semi-final will be played on Wednesday, 12 June, with the following matches: Bev Murray, Jean Holstein and Jan Jones v Pat Cox, Del Buckton and Bev Germon Margaret Andrews, Val Pritchard and Colleen Atkins v Joan Ridgeway, Jill Everett and Judy Sheely. The ladies who played in the State Carnival all had a great time, with some enjoyable matches. We'd like to thank everyone who helped for the three days at Gloucester, especially the men bowlers, who did a great job, both before and during the event.