Ballee side closing in on promotion to top flight

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Ballee I took a major step towards winning Division Two of the Ballymena, Harryville & District Darts League when they won their top-of-the-tabe clash with Pattons Bar.

In the top flight, Floaters caused an upset when they defeated title-chasing Greenhills. Drifters and Greenhills have secured their place in the Top 4 when the league splits, with Fountain Arrows destined for the Bottom 3.

DIVISION ONE

Drifters 6, Thatch Inn 2: Drifters - Geoff Wylie (2-0), Brian Cathcart (2-0), John Elder (2-0), Geoff Matthews (2-0), Darnell McCrory (2-1) and David McFall (2-0); Thatch - David McConaghie (2-0) and Dean Calderwood (2-0).

The Coach 5, The Bulls 3: Coach - Daniel Thompson (2-0), Adrian Rouke (2-0), Ryan Gault (2-0), Steven Eaton (2-1) and David Martin (2-0); Bulls - Herbie Balmer (2-0), Lee Balmer (2-1) and David Neill (2-1).

Greenhills 3, Floaters 5: Greenhills - Leonard McKeegan (Jnr) (2-0), Paddy Coyles (2-0) and Dean Kerr (2-1); Floaters - Justin Cushenan (2-0), Ben Gilmore (2-1), Noel Craig (2-1), Jason Mooney (2-1) and Derek Campbell (2-0).

DIVISION TWO

Fountain Bar 6, Bowling Club 2: Fountain - James Greer (2-0), Sammy Greer (2-0), Jack Russell (2-0), Willie Russell (2-1), Bob Peachey (2-0) and Alan Young (2-0); Bowling - Richard Campbell (2-0) and Joseph McDermott (2-0).

Ballee I 7, Pattons Bar 1: Ballee - Colin McCaughern (2-0), Leon McDowell (2-0), Paul Henson (2-0), Shane Hillis (2-0), Warren Craig (2-1), Billy Gay (2-0) and Russell Stewart (2-0); Pattons - Jimmy Finlay (2-0).

Michelin 6, Buffs Club 2: Michelin - Chris Penny (2-0), Norman Kerr (2-1), Matthew Carson (2-0), Alan Penny (2-0), Brian Hanna (2-0) and David Armstrong (2-1); Buffs - Arthur Kenny (2-0) and Paul McDonald (2-0).

Wanderers 5, Village Inn 3: Wanderers - Jerome Carson (2-1), Willy Bones (2-0), Sammy McDowell (2-0), Joe McDowell (2-1) and Alistair Craig (2-0). Village - Lee Givens (2-1), Neil Marshall (2-0) and Rodney Wilson (2-1).

Cosy Corner 4, Ballee II 4: Cosy - Jane Lowry (2-0), Stephen Purdon (2-0), Irene Lowry (2-0) and Andy Higgins (2-1); Ballee - Kyle Jackson (2-1), Josh Macrory (2-1), Donna Service (2-0) and Sammy Lowry (2-0).