Valley get home a shot

Bowls update
Bowls update

Lagan Valley 82 (5)

Donaghadee B 81 (2)

Lagan Valley got back to winning ways in NIBA Division 5 with a one shot win at home to Donaghadee B to boost their survival hopes.

Down 4-11 at the tenth and 6-22 at 15 ends Michael Blair lost by 14 shots.

A seven at the fourth helped jim Kinkead to a 19-5 lead at the tenth and 27-16 at 15 ends before winning by 13 shots.

Two threes enabled Jeff Fawcus to lead 12-9 at the tenth and he increased the lead before lifting a six at the last end to win by five shots.

It was 8-8 at the tenth but Jim Spence was 13-11 ahead at 15 ends before losing by three shots.

G. Carruthers, B. Lemon, F. Hutchinson, M. Blair 12, P. Williamson 26; J. Parkinson, W. McAllister, J. Houston, J. Kinkead 31, F. Humphries 18; A. Johnston, P. Watters, W. Hobson, J. Fawcus 22, W. Brown 17; A. Jennings, P. Gaffney, M. Hanna, J. Spence 17, G. Purdy 20.

Finaghy sink Lurgan B in big win

Finaghy 97 (7)

Lurgan B 48 (0)

Finaghy scored a big win and took all seven points when they beat high-flying Lurgan B by 49 shots in NIBA Division 4 at Wedderburn Park.

Randal Megrath led the way with a 23 shots success and Trevor Flack weighed in with a ten shots success.

In an easy win Eric Ashton got home by eight shots and John Campbell by the same margin.

R. Blevins, J. Moore, G. Stubbs, T. Flack 25, W. McCullough 15; S. Campbell, H. Wilmont, G. Hill, E. Ashton 20, D. Wilson 12; W. Taylor, E. Rice, G. Peacock, J. Campbell 21, E. Dennison 13; J. Lendrum, P. Cairnduff, J. Cairnduff, R. Megrath 31, C. Maguire 8.