Trevor Birrell, 15, of Sidney claimed first place at the BC Junior Lawn Bowling Championship Sunday held in Saanich. He beat out second-placed Owen Twamley of Tsawwassen and third-placed of Jason Valchar of Nanaimo.

Saanich tournament crowns Sidney lawn bowler

Competitors from the Greater Victoria region dominated the podium at BC Junior Lawn Bowling Championship held Sunday in Saanich.

Trevor Birrell, 15, of Sidney won the boys’ division. He beat out second-placed Owen Twamley of Tsawwassen and third-placed Jason Valchar of Nanaimo. Sierra Trueman of Sidney won silver, while Luci Ewen of Oak Bay won bronze in the girls’ division. Gold went to Emma Boyd of Tsawwassen.

These results mean area bowlers won 50 per cent of available medals.

Just Posted

Beauty Day spreads ‘brightness’ at Our Place

Volunteer hairdressers, estheticians, even a tarot card reader took part in the Victoria event

Victoria Guard Commander leads group of snowmen after ceremony cancelled

Lt.-Cmdr. Michael Irwin wasn’t going to let a bit of snow strip him of his duties

Number of adults living with parents has doubled since 1995

9 per cent of the adult population living with one or more parent

VIDEO: Canada’s flag turns 54 today

The maple leaf design by George Stanley made its first appearance Feb. 15, 1965

Eight cases of measles confirmed in Vancouver outbreak

Coastal Health official say the cases stem from the French-language Ecole Jules Verne Secondary

Plecas won’t run in next election if B.C. legislature oversight reforms pass

B.C. Speaker and Abbotsford South MLA says he feels ‘great sympathy’ for Jody Wilson-Raybould

Workshop with ‘accent reduction’ training cancelled at UBC

The workshop was cancelled the same day as an email was sent out to international students

Former B.C. premier Gordon Campbell accused of sexual touching

Accuser went to police, interviewed by Britian’s Daily Telegraph

Man in Vancouver Island hotel shooting pleads guilty to second-degree murder

Brandon Tyler Woody, from Victoria, to be sentenced in late March in B.C. Supreme Court

Judge rules Abbotsford home must be sold after son tries to evict mom

Mom to get back down payment and initial expenses

Trump officially declares national emergency to build border wall

President plans to siphon billions from federal military construction and counterdrug efforts

Snow turns to slush, rain as it warms up across B.C.’s south coast

Some areas are already covered by more than half a metre of snow following three separate storms

Most Read