Jim gets a half for Valley

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Lurgan B 93 (6.5) Lagan Valley 67 (0.5)

Jim Parkinson got half-a-point from a 21-21 draw for Lagan Valley but they went down by 26 shots away to Lurgan B in NIBA Division 5.

Parkinson was 14-8 ahead at the tenth but 15-17 down at 15 ends before coming back but dropped two shots at the end to settle for a tie.

Down 4-13 at the tenth and 6-20 at 15 ends Jim Spence lost by 15 shots.

Down 7-12 at the tenth and 8-17 at 15 ends Jim Kinkead came back strongly only to lose by a shot.

Ahead 9-0 at the fifth Jeff Fawcus was 13-18 down by 15 ends and lost by ten shots.

E. Quinn 21, A. Jennings, D. McPherson, W. Hobson, J. Parkinson 21; W. McCullough 26, A. McIlroy, F. Hutchinson, G. Murdoch, J. Spence 11; G. Stewart 19, W. Benson, B. Lemon, J. Houston, J. Kinkead 18; S. Neill 27, P. Gaffney, M. Blair, G. Stubbs, J. Fawcus 17.

Lagan Valley won their first home game of the season 72-60 and took six of the seven points in NIBA Division 5 against Castle B.

Finaghy only get a point

John Campbell’s rink were the only winners when Finaghy lost away to Portadown B in NIBA Division 4 on Tuesday night.