Hilden disappoint at Shaftesbury but win tie

Action from the IBA Intermediate Cup between Hilden and Skerries US2316-401PM Pic by Paul Murphy
Action from the IBA Intermediate Cup between Hilden and Skerries US2316-401PM Pic by Paul Murphy

Hilden were disappointed with this reault away to Shaftesbury in Private Greens Division 2 when they lost by ten shots and only managed 1.5 points.

Keith Morrison got the win, by six shots and Raymond Gourley tied.

Howard lost by four shots but there was a 12 shots defeat for Trevor Gray.

F. Simpson 18, K. Morrison 24; P. Smith 21, J. Gray 21; J. McKee 26, T. Gray 14; J. Hynds 18, H. McMullan 14.

Hilden gained two points from a home Private Greens Division 2 match against Cliftonville on Tuesday night.

There were only two shots separating the teams at the finish, but Hilden just lost out.

Keith Morrison was the main winner with Trevor Gray also getting a win, but there were defeats for Raymond Gourley and Jonathan McMullan.

Cliftonville 74 Hilden 83

Hilden avenged that League defeat by Cliftonville in the League when they won by nine shots away in the second round of the Private Greens Senior Cup.

Trevor Gray and Jonathan McMullan were the winners on this occasion.

P. Neeson 22, K. Morrison 21; E. McKenna 23, J. Gray 18; L. McKenna 16, T. Gray 25; R. Gray 13, J. McMullan 19.

Hilden bowlers hold quiz night for RAMS

Hilden Bowling Club are holding a quiz night to raise funds for the RAMS Therapy Centre (Race Against Multiple Sclerosis) on Friday, June24 at 8pm in the clubhouse.

Teams should have approximately six people. There will be a ballot and prizes will be awarded to the winning quiz team.

The cost will be £5 per team member.

Refreshments will be provided during the evening. To help with catering arrangements please contact, if possible (phone/text) Joan Montgomery to enter your team - 07776424341.