Bowls semis this Saturday

THE semi-finals of the North Gippsland Bowls Division Saturday pennant will be played on Saturday at Yarram.

Minor premier Heyfield will play second-placed West Sale in the second semi-final, with the winner progressing to the grand final.

In the knock-out first semi-final, Sale White will play Stratford, which made the finals after finishing the home-and-away season just one point ahead of Sale Blue.

In section two, minor premier Heyfield and Sale White will meet in the second semi-final, and Maffra will play West Sale in the first semi at Stratford. West Sale was level with Stratford, but claimed fourth place on the ladder and a finals berth with a superior percentage.

The section three semi-finals will be played at Rosedale, with West Sale Green and Sale White playing in the first semi-final, and Stratford and Heyfield Navy in the first semi-final.

The preliminary finals will be played the following Saturday at Maffra, with the grand finals at Sale on March 2.