Lachlan Sims nominated for 2017 Bowls Australia under-18 male bowler of the year award

TREVALLYN lawn bowler Lachlan Sims is in the running for national recognition.

Lachlan Sims

Lachlan Sims

The emerging Jackaroos squad member has been named a finalist for the Bowls Australia under-18 male bowler of the year award along side New South Welshman Jono Davis.

Sims took part in this year’s successful Trans-Tasman titles on the Gold Coast and was among the finalists unveiled for 11 awards to be presented at this year’s Hall of Fame and Awards Night at Crowne Plaza, Surfers Paradise on October 26.


International BOTY: Brett Wilkie (QLD), Aaron Wilson (NSW); Male BOTY winner: Barrie Lester (VIC); Female BOTY winner: Carla Krizanic (VIC); Under-18 male BOTY: Jono Davis (NSW) and Lachlan Sims (TAS); Under-18 female BOTY: Kate Matthews (NSW) and Jessica Srisamruaybai (QLD); Disability bowler OTY: Lynne Seymour (QLD) and Josh Thornton (VIC); Club OTY: Rockhampton (QLD) and Torquay (VIC); Coach OTY: Chris Green (NSW) and Les Carter (SA); Volunteer OTY: John Luchetti (NSW) and Barry O'Brien (QLD); Official OTY: Diane Milner (SA) and Laureen Smith (VIC); Manager OTY: Andrew Howie (QLD), John Emerson (VIC) and David Inglis (NSW).