The Darts WA State Championships took place last weekend (pictures in the Gallery). WCMDA submitted 4 teams, Div 2, 4, 6 and 7. Our Div 6 team went the whole weekend unbeaten and took home the Gold Medal. Our Div 7 team won the Silver Medal. Overall a very successful weekend of darts. Congratulations to all who competed.
The 2019 Men’s Metros Championships were played over the weekend. The WCMDA entered 4 teams, 1 in Div 2, Div 3 and 2 in Div 4. Congratulations to our Div 2 team for winning Gold.
Gerry Starr(75.75) Phil Basley(65.31) Steve Berecz(73.92) Jakim Dickson(64.91) Steve Palasin(59.73) Rob Harp(56.91) Alan Aird(78.93) Sarah Palasin
Steve Berecz also got the highest peg 160 followed by Kevin King with a 157.
Our Div 3 team finished 4th and our Div 4 teams finished 3rd and 4th so a solid effort all round.
It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Alex Little last week. Alex was a great supporter of The Association, a Life Member and served as Vice President from 2007 till 2011. If anyone wishes to pay their respects his funeral will be held at Pinnaroo Valley Chapel and Crematorium, Padbury on Thursday 28th February 2019 at 1.30pm.
The WCMDA Winter 2018 Finals Night was played at our sponsor’s host venue The Olympic Kingsway Sports Club in Madeley on 30th August 2018. It was a great night with some excellent darts being thrown. The results were
Division 1 Olympic Kingsway Dart Club(2) 6 Def Olympic Kingsway Dart Club(1) 4
Division 2 Warwick Sportsmens Dart Club 6 Def Olympic Kingsway Dart Club 4
Division 3 Olympic Kingsway Dart Club 6 Def Kingsley Tavern Dart Club 4
Division 4 Kingsley Tavern Dart Club 6 Def Currambine Dart Club 4
Division 5 Girrawheen Dart Club(1) 6 Def Kingsley Tavern Dart Club 3
Division 6 Olympic Kingsway Dart Club 6 Def Greenwood Dart Club 3
Congratulations to the winners, commiserations to the runners up.
The return leg of West Coast/Freo challenge was held 21 July. We went into the day 5 points down from the first leg, and unfortunately ended up losing over all by 42 points. Despite losing, it was a great day and enjoyed by all. Freo have regained the shield after 3 years losing to West Coast.
The annual West Coast Mens Darts Association versus Fremantle Districts Dart Association match 1st leg was played on 23rd June. It was a good close contest and FDDA just pipped WCDMA 205 games to 200. The return leg is due to be played on 21st July at Spearwood Dalmatinac Soccer Club.
Association Doubles tournament was played last night at Olympic Kingsway Dart Club. Results are:
Grade 55 +
H Jones & A Soc (Olympic Kingsway Dart Club)
Grade 48 – 54.99
J Upton & P McCallister (Kingsley Tavern Dart Club)
Grade 42 – 47.99
A Varsani & B O’Sullivan (Kingsley Tavern Dart Club)
Grade 41.99 and below
J Torre & N Duckworth (Kingsley Tavern Dart Club)
The Harry Ashby Cup was played on Saturday 28th April. 10 teams entered and were split into 2 groups of 5. Each team played each other and the winners of each group progressed to the final. Group 1 was won by Nollamara RSL 1 and Group 2 was won by Kingsley 2. Both teams won all their group games. The final was well fought and after Kingsley went into a 1 nil lead Nollamara won the next 3 games to lift the cup. Congratulations to Nollamara and also to Kingsley who played well all day.