Ballyclare land Knock Out Cup victory


Latharna remain on top of the Larne and District Snooker League despite a shock 4-1 away defeat at Greenbank ‘A’.

Davy Douglas (24), P McCaffrey 938), Wayne Harper and Maurice Williams all won for the Carrick side, with Jim Jackson recording the only success for Latharna.

St Comgall’s remain second despite having their match postponed with Linfield due to the Pool Festival.

St John’s have moved up to fourth after their ninth win of the season, this time against Ballyclare. A. Damien Todd, Andy Reid, G Hunter all recorded wins. Tommy Bamber and Neil McKelvey with breaks of 67 and 23 provided the response for the golfers.

Carrick ‘A’ sit in fifth place after a 3-2 defeat to neighbours Greenbank ‘B’.

Ricky Bradley and Ken Knocker got the two last frames as I Adrian, A Adrian and Harry Nelson took the lead with the first three frames.

Ballylumford have now recorded their 11th win of the season after they saw off Larne Legion. M McWilliams lost the first frame to Lee Topping before D Irwin, Jim Magill, Philip Haveron and Paul Wylie pocketed wins.

Ballyclare Old Boys enjoyed a fine 5-0 victory over neighbours Ballyclare Golf Club ‘B’. Declan McClean (33), Tommy Hart, Noel Vennard (31), Joe Lennon and Stevie Crymble were all on target.

The Point remain mid-table after their 10th win of the season, defeating Carrick ‘B’ 3-2. Graham Ferguson, Gary McNeill and S Girvan gave The Point the edge, while Colin Spence and W Hill Junior won for the golfers.

Ballyclare Golf Club ‘A’ won the first competition of the season with a 3-1 success over their ‘B’ team in The Knock Out Cup.