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Semi-finalists locked in

Wollongong Encourage Shield team 2018

The semi-finalists of the “B” pennant and finalists of Encourage Shield were confirmed after the final round was held in atrocious conditions. on Sunday.

Division one of the B pennant saw Links Shell Cove cement top spot with a 4-1 win over St George’s Basin. The Vale leapfrogged Kiama to claim the other semi-final spot after a 5-0 shutout of Gerringong. Kiama went down i3-2 in the other match. Division two at Shoalhaven Heads saw leaders Highlands play the hosts and they were too good for Highlands 4.5-0.5. The win saw Shoalhaven Heads finish on top of the division. Moss Vale and The Grange clashed with the winner earning the right to join Shoalhaven Heads in the semis. Moss Vale came out on top 3-2 with Brodie Smith’s 1 up win over Brad Douglas ensuring Moss Vale progressed. The other match saw Nowra forfeit to Jamberoo.

Wollongong have gone through the preliminary rounds undefeated after a solid 4.5-1.5 win over Kiama at Wollongong. St George’s Basin-Vincentia and Russell Vale battled to see who will play Wollongong in the final. The Vale won 3.5-2.5, however The Vale needed to win at least 5 matches to overtake St George’s Basin-Vincentia.

The semi-finals will be held this Sunday, with the Illawarra pennant and White Horse Cup being held at Links Shell Cove, the “B” and “C’ pennant finals will be at Gerringong with play commencing at both venues from 7.00 am. 

 Semi Finals schedule Sunday March 24

Links Shell Cove 

7.00 am - Illawarra Pennant Div 1- Kiama v Port Kembla

7.45 am - Illawarra Pennant Div 2 - Russell Vale v Shoalhaven Heads

8.30 am - White Horse Cup - Gibraltar v Kiama

9.15 am - White Horse Cup - Jamberoo 1 v Sussex Inlet 2

Gerringong - Sunday March 24

7.00 am - C Pennant - Port Kembla v Links Shell Cove

7.30 am - C Pennant - Kiama v Jamberoo

8.00 am - B Pennant - The Vale v Shoalhaven Heads

8.30 am - B Pennant - Links Shell Cove v Moss Vale

Finals Schedule at Moss Vale Sunday March 31

Finals schedule Sunday March 31 @ Moss Vale

8.00 am - Illawarra Pennant Div 1 - Links Shell Cove v TBA

8.30 am - Illawarra Pennant Div 2 - Wollongong v TBA

9.00 am - B Pennant Final - TBA

9.30 am - C Pennant Final - TBA

10.00 am - White Horse Cup Final - TBA

10.30 am - Encourage Shield Final  - Wollongong v St George's Basin-Vincentia