Two more teams go through in Nelson Cup

Indoor bowls.
Indoor bowls.

Cuningham Memorial ‘B’ took their promising early season form in the Ballymena & District Churches League into the Nelson Cup.

The Main Street Road side saw off neighbours Cullybackey Methodist by 17 shots to progress.

They will be joined at that stage of the competition by Connor, who had just four shots to spare against Cloughwater.

NELSON CUP

Cullybackey Methodist 29, Cuningham ‘B’ 46: T Rock 8, J Kerr 14; W Reid 6, H Lynn 8; N Peacock 8, B Russell 9; N Laverty 7, I Craig 15.

Connor 36, Cloughwater 32: J Elliott 8, R Anderson 12; L White 6, G Kirk 10; M Boyd 12, W Adams 5; N Garrett 10, D Turtle 5.

LEAGUE

Cloughwater 5, Clough ‘A’ 0: R Anderson 15, W Stewart 5; S Gregg 9, A McCrea 8; W Adams 17, J Wasson 7; D Turtle 13, D Wasson 8.

Second Broughshane ‘B’ 0, Cuningham ‘B’ 5: Murray 5, Kerr 15; J Currie 4, Russell 11; Graham 6, Cahoon 14; C Currie 4, Lynn 12.

St Patrick’s 4, Connor 1: D McCullough 8, J Elliott 12; T Agnew 12, L White 8; J Gage 9, M Boyd 8; M O’Neill 8, T Hill 5.

Connor 0.5, Buckna 4.5: J Elliott 7, S Hamill 10; L White 5, S Alexander 12; M Boyd 9, A McCullough 9; N Garrett 8, J Reid 15.

High Kirk 4, Harryville 1: Robinson 12, Patterson 10; McPeake 9, White 9; Clements 8, Lowery 7; Brown 9, McCullough 10.

TABLE

First Ahoghill, played 7, points 33; Second Broughshane ‘A’ 8-28; Ballymena Methodist 8-24.5; Cuningham Memorial ‘B’ 6-23; St Patrick’s Ballymena 6-22; Glenwherry 9-21; Cloughwater 6-21; Connor 8-19; Buckna 6-18.5; First Broughshane 8-18; High Kirk 8-16; Killymurris Glarryford 5-14.5; Killymurris Carnlea 6-14.5; Cullybackey Methodist ‘A’ 6-13.5; Harryville 8-13; Craigs 6-12.5; Clough ‘A’ 8-11.5; Second Broughshane ‘B’ 9-11; Grange 9-9.5; Cuningham ‘A’ 4-9; Clough ‘B’ 5-6.