Ballee and Drifters close to perfection in darts league

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This week the Ballymena, Harryville and District Darts League saw Ballee I continue their 100% league form, 1 win away from a perfect season.

Drifters are also 1 win away from achieving the same; an outstanding achievement for both teams. 2nd place in Division 1 has now been awarded to Greenhills.

180 Club Ryan Gault (The Coach), Brian Cathcart, John Elder (both Drifters), Willy McBurney (Thatch Inn) and Brian Logan (Pattons Bar)

RESULTS

Division One

Drifters 7 The Coach 1: With this victory, Drifters end any hopes The Coach have of 2nd place. Well done Colin Reid (2-1) with a win for The Coach to avoid a whitewash. Drifters winners this week were Darnell McCrory (2-1), Brian Cathcart (2-0), Andy Martin (2-0), John Elder (2-0), Geoff Wylie (2-0), David McFall (2-1) and Geoff Matthews (2-0).

Greenhills 3 Floaters 5: Greenhills winners were Paddy Coyles (2-0), Pearse McGarry (2-0) and Leonard McKeegan (Snr) (2-0). Floaters claimed their points thanks to wins from Ben Gilmore (2-0), Jason Mooney (2-1), Noel Craig (2-0), Justin Cushenan (2-0) and Dean Balmer (2-1).

Thatch Inn 6 The Bulls 2: Thatch Inn winners were Willy McBurney (2-0), Roy Gilchrist (2-0), David McConaghie (2-1), Dean Calderwood (2-1), Josh Rock (2-1) and Paul Rock (2-1). The Bulls winners were Chris Greer (2-1) and David Neill (2-1).

Division Two

Ballee II 3 Buffs Club 5: Buffs Club proved to strong for Ballee II who must be pleased with their efforts this season. Ballee II had wins from Paul Bell (2-0), Donna Service (2-0) and Paul Smyth (2-0). Buffs Club winners this week were Arthur Kenny (2-0), Sandra Gilmore (2-1), Paul McDonald (2-0), Martin Coulter (2-1) and Davinia Allen (2-0).

Pattons 5 Michelin 3: Pattons look to have sealed promotion thanks to this victory but nothing is guaranteed yet. Michelin winners this week were Herbie Dunlop (2-0), Alan Penny (2-1) and Brian Hanna (2-1). Pattons got the win thanks to Kieran McGaughey (2-1), David Steele (2-1), Brian Logan (2-0), Chris McDonald (2-1) and Jimmy Finlay (2-1).

Village Inn 8 Cosy Corner 0: Village Inn winners this week were Neil Marshall (2-1), James McKeown (2-0), David McFall (2-1), Gareth Logan (2-0), Rodney Wilson (2-0), Joe Wallace (2-0), Trevor McFall (2-1) and Darryl Reid (2-0)

Fountain Bar 3 Ballee I 5: Ballee I now lie 1 win away from a 100% league campaign. Fountain Bar had wins from Sammy Greer (2-0), Jack Russell (2-1) and Willie Russell (2-1). Ballee I winners this week were Colin McCaughern (2-0), Shane Hillis (2-0), Darren Hillis (2-0), Andy McCaughern (2-0) and Billy Gay (2-0).

Wanderers 7 Bowling Club 1: Wanderers continue to push for promotion thanks to wins from Sammy McDowell (2-0), Jerome Carson (2-0), Joe Balmer (2-0), Willy Bones (2-0), Joe McDowell (2-0), Alistair Craig (2-0) and Ally Craig (2-0).

FIXTURES

Tonight’s fixtures are:

Division One: Greenhills v Drifters; The Coach v Floaters; Fountain Arrows v Thatch Inn. The Bulls - bye week.

Division Two: Michelin v Cosy Corner; Ballee I v Buffs Club; Bowling Club v Pattons; Village Inn v Ballee II; Fountain Bar v Wanderers.