The Men’s 1-8 Year Singles Final between David Ball (Mt Wellington) and Phil Taylor was played on Saturday 24th and was a great match with tight bowls from both competitors. Phil scored a 3 at the first but David won the next 5 ends to lead 10-3. Points were scored by both players over the the next few ends with David leading 16-7 at the halfway way mark. Phil fought back and got close at 18-15 down. The finals ends saw the shot holder changing several times but David was able to close put the match 21-17.