The Malta Independent 26 June 2019, Wednesday

8 Maltese youth bowlers take part in Youth European Trophy Tour in France

Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 20:48 Last update: about 8 months ago

The 21st Edition of the Jeff De Bruges YET stop in France saw no less than 8 Maltese youth bowlers taking part; namely Dwayne Zahra, Matthew Magro, Dylan Santillo, Juliana Bonanno, Kurt Attard, Miguel, Edward and Sara Xuereb. 

In the Qualifying round, only Dwayne Zahra and Matthew Magro managed to place for the finals on Sunday.

Dwayne Zahra managed a 1139 (190 average) series over six games to qualify in second place for the finals from a total of 24 bowlers in the U-13 Division.


Whilst Matthew Magro rolled a 1273 (212 average) series over six games to qualify for the finals in fifth position out of 62 players in the U-17 Division. 

Edward and Miguel placed 22nd and 23rd respectively in the U-17 division. Whilst Sara, Kurt, Juliana and Dylan placed 34th, 39th, 66th and 75th respectively. 

During the finals, Matthew and Dwayne both fell short of the Top 3 by a few pins in their respective divisions.

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