Buckna whitewash Clough duo to strengthen Churches League position

Buckna dished out a double whitewash of the two Clough teams to strengthen their Ballymena & District Churches League title credentials.

Indoor bowls.

Five-point hauls over Clough ‘A’ and ‘B’ keep Buckna at the summit of the table, with a one point lead over Killymurris Glarryford, but with a game fewer played.

Latest results are:

Second Broughshane ‘A’ 3, St Patrick’s Ballymena 2: H Henry 1, D McCullough 16; J Turtle 12, S Smith 7; M Montgomery 8, A Agnew 7; C Turtle 11, T Agnew 5.

Second Broughshane ‘B’ 1, Killymurris Glarryford 4: J Currie 3, I McMaster 9.75; D Murray 8, S Dunlop 7; N Graham 6, D Dunlop 11; C Currie 3, J McWhirter 9.

Killymurris Carnlea 3, Connor 2: W Crawford 12, B Bell 8; D Kernohan 4, T Hill 13; WJ McAlonan 13, L White 10; David McCullough 10, J Elliott 9.

Ballymena Methodist 1.5, High Kirk 3.5: M Arbuthnut 9, T McPeake 9; A Bacon 8, H Smyth 7; J Simms 4, D Brown 10; R Dickson 6, H Clements 12.

Buckna 5, Clough ‘A’ 0: A McCullough 16, W Stewart 4; J Reid 20, W Patton 3; S Hamill 17, I Crawford 6; A Hamill 18, A Alexander 5.

Connor 4, Second Broughshane ‘B’ 1: L White 6, C Currie 5; J Elliott 6, W Barr 9; T Hill 12, N Graham 3; D Elliott 14, A Graham 4.

Clough ‘B’ 0, Buckna 5: A McCrea 7, J Reid 9; R Johnston 8, S Hamill 10; R Frew 6, P Millar 16; C Orr 4, A Hamill 20.

First Ahoghill 4, Cuningham ‘A’ 1: T Morrison 15, L McIlroy 4; W Morrison 16, A Smith 7; A Morrison 18, S McKee 5; D Morrison 10, D Stewart 12.

Harryville MF 1, Cuningham ‘B’ 4: R Law 10, J Kerr 5; B McLaughlin 6, H Lynn 23; J Patterson 6, B Lynn 11; A Lowry 4, B Russell 12.

Clough ‘A’ 4, Grange 1: D Wasson 15, R Duffin 5; I Crawford 6, R Greer 11; W Stewart 8, A McCombe 7; A Alexander 13, H McCullough 5.

Cullybackey Methodist ‘A’ 4, Cullybackey Methodist ‘B’ 1: T Rock 14, R McLean 3; W Reid 15, J Galbraith 2; B Russell 9, J Gage 10; N Peacock 11, J Marshall 3.

TABLE

Buckna, played 15, points 62.5; KIllymurris Glarryford 16-61.5; First Ahoghill 14-55.5; Cloughwater 16-53; Second Broughshane ‘A’ 17-51.5; Cuningham Memorial ‘B’ 13-49.5; Cullybackey Methodist ‘A’ 16-48; First Broughshane 15-42; Craigs 15-39; Ballymena Methodist 17-38; St Patrick’s Ballymena 17-35.5; Glenwherry 16-35; High Kirk 15-34.5; Connor 13-34; Second Broughshane ‘B’ 17-33; Killymurris Carnlea 14-31.5; Grange 15-31.5; Clough ‘A’ 15-29; Harryville MF 16-26.5; Cuningham Memorial ‘A’ 15-23.5; Cullybackey Methodist ‘B’ 16-20; Clough ‘B’ 16-8.