Sammy sees Dromore home

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Balmoral B 78 (2.5) Dromore 94 (4.5)

Sammy Malcolmson was the one Dromore winner but his success by 23 shots saw his team home by 16 shots and gave them 4.5 points in NIBA Division 2.

Nathan Haire got the Dromore share of the spoils but Tom Haire went down by a shot and Gavin Clinghan lost by six shots.

R. Grimason 24, W. Taylor, R. Malcolmson, W. Clingan, S. G. Malcolmson 37; A. Bickerstaff 22, W. Steenson, R. Bolton, N. Shaw, N. Haire 22; W. Casement 22, G. Dawson, S. Harrison, A. Malcolmson, G. Clingan 16; J. Kane 20, A. Matthews, J. McKenny, D. Graham, T. Haire 19.

Sammy is only Dromore B winner

Dromore B 73 (1) Warrenpoint 83 (6)

Sammy Malcolmson was the only Dromore B winner when they lost by ten shots at home to Warrenpoint in NIBA Division 5.

He was 10-6 ahead at the tenth and 17-8 at 15 ends before winning by nine shots.

Down 6-10 at the tenth and 11-17 at 15 ends Alan Sudlow lost by six shots.

Tom Sudlow was 6-14 down at the tenth and came back to 15-20 at 15 ends but only added another shots when losing by 11 shots.

Down 7-14 at the tenth Tommy Wilson came back to 14-14 at 15 ends but lost by two shots.

T. Brown, W. J. Morgan, I. Houston, A. Sudlow 17, D. McLoughlin 23; J. Davis, J. Topping, H. Maxwell, T. Sudlow 16, K. Tohill 27; T. Ogle, J. Cunningham, K. Poots, T. Wilson 18, J. McGuigan 20; J. Black, C. Davis, K. Aiken, S. Malcolmson 22, R. Aiken 13.

Narrow defeat for Valley

1st Ballymacarrett 77 (5) Lagan Valley 73 (2)

Lagan Valley took two points away to 1st Ballymacarrett after only losing by four shots in NIBA Division 5.

Down 5-9 at the tenth and 7-13 at 15 ends Jim Kinkead won five of the last six ends to get home by five shots.

Down 8-11 at the tenth and 12-13 at 15 ends Jim Parkinson finished well for a four shots win.

At the tenth Jim Spence was 8-9 down and 9-17 at 15 ends before recovering only to lose by three shots.

Down 10-11 at the tenth and 11-18 at 15 ends Jeff Fawcus lost by ten shots.

D. Cameron 15, W. Benson, B. Lemon, W. Hobson, J. Kinkead 20; J. Smith 17, A. Jennings, M. Hanna, F. Hutchinson, J. Parkinson 21; J. Warnock 21, P. Gaffney, A. McIlroy, G. Murdoch, J. Spence 18; W. Nixon 24, R. Stewart, M. Blair, G. Stubbs, J. Fawcus 14.

McKay takes a point

Dunbarton B 105 (6) Malone 66 (1)

Malone lost by 39 shots away to Dunbarton B in Private Greens Division 4, yet they took a point and it could have been two.

Irwyn McKay squeezed home by a shot for the only win, but Eric Mairs lost out by a shot, which would have given them two points though falling heavily.

Terry Monro lost by 19 shots and David Nelson went down by 20 shots.

M. Adamson 29, T. Monro 10; D. Breen 21, E. Mairs 20; M. McInerney 38, D. Nelson 18; R. Gough 17, I. McKay 18.