Priesthill hit back well to beat Social

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Hillsborough Social 28 (1) Priesthill 33 (6)

Priesthill hit back from seven shots down at the interval to shock Hillsborough Social with a five shots win and six points in Section A of the Roy Kennedy Fuels Indoor Bowling League.

The defeat leaves Social 16.5 points behind Ballinderry who took seven points off St Paul’s, despite Social beating Ballinderry a week earlier.

There were also shocks for Derriaghy and St Clare’s in Section B and C respectively. Catch up with the details below,

Robert Sloan was 4-1 up at the fourth but Roy Kennedy levelled 5-5 with an end left before getting the winning shot.

Rob Kennedy started with a three but a five and three meant Nathan Haire was 8-7 up at the sixth and he finished with five, one, one to win by eight shots.

At the sixth Sid Heazley was 6-2 up and after Nick Haire lifted a single Priesthill finished with two fours to win by 11 shots.

Michael Beattie started with three singles but Ian Ferguson was 4-3 ahead at the sixth. Social added two singles but Priesthill finished with a double to win by a shot.

V. McCarthy, J. Newell, K. Trainor, R. Sloan 5, M. Wright, C. Lyons, D. Totten, Roy Kennedy 6; T. Heasley, D. McCallion, T. Crawford, N. D. Haire 15, A. Millen, H. Byrne, E. Wright, Rob Kennedy 7; T. Haire, R. Bolton, A. Riley, N. Haire 3, R. Mackin, B. Moore, B. Martin, S. Heazley 14; G. Ervine, D. Verner, N. Shaw, M. Beattie 5, G. Law, M. McCammick, A. Mulligan, I. Ferguson 6.

Ballinderry 52 (7) St Paul’s 20 (0)

W. Scott, S. Law, D. Peden, P. Reid 9, W. Garrett, T. McCallum, J. Chapman, K. Burns 2; J. Marsden, L. Graham, K. Morrison, E. Marsden 10, M. Benson, B. Maguire, J. Cunningham, B. Kerr 7; R. McKinstry, D. Brownlie, S. Cavan, G. Stubbs 21, A. Allen, I. Kane, M. Holmes, J. Harvey 5; A. Morrison, J. McKinstry, N. Marsden, R. Stubbs 12, J. Maze, B. Allen, G. Megarry, P. Hughes 6.

Annahilt Parish 30 (3) Killaney 38 (4)

B. Harrison, B. Payne, A. Lyons, R. Maitland 8, G. Dobbin, J. Gregg, M. Foreman, J. Campbell 7; M. McMullan, C. McMullan, P. Halliday, W. Cairns 9, A. Patterson, P. Gregg, J. Alexander, E. Patterson 6; C. Magee, I. Harrison, J. Magee, D. Kane 4, R. Mills, R. Wylie, D. Mills, G. Christie 18; J. Cairns, O. Callaghan, L. Wilson, W. Hunter 9, E. Alexander, R. Copes, J. Copes, G. McMullan 7.

Soldierstown 41 (6) Eglantine 26 (1)

G. Murray, C. Haughey, T. Lithco, M. McDonald 14, J. Nelson, R. Neely, M. McQuillan, G. McLernon 3; G. Lavery, A. Bell, R. Martin, J. Johnston 9, D. Kerr, D. Dowling, D. Ford, C. Morrison 7; J. Lavery, R. McCord, N. Charles, D. Johnston 11, C. Campbell, S. Heasley, T. Kinghan, V. Bryans 5; J. McLorn, B. Wilson, B. Scott, J. Dunlop 7, M. McQuillan, S. Bates, M. McLernon, J. McCandless 11.

League table: Ballinderry 13- 80.5, Hillsborough Social 12-64, Soldierstown 13-51, Priesthill 13-50.5, Killaney 12-45, St Paul’s 12-31, Eglantine 12-30.5, St Mark’s 12-25.5, Annahilt Parish 13-14.