McKeen picks up Carrickblacker prize

Michael Connolly (front row, centre) presents his President's Day prize to Eric McAfee, with other winners also included at the Carrickblacker ceremony.INPT3415-413
Michael Connolly (front row, centre) presents his President's Day prize to Eric McAfee, with other winners also included at the Carrickblacker ceremony.INPT3415-413

Ken McKeen picked up the latest Wednesday Sweep prize at Carrickblacker thanks to 33 points.

The competition, sponsored by Mark Jones, featured McKeen at the head of the field.

The section winners were Stevie Fox (0-10, 33 points), Mark Currie (11-14, 33 points), Lex Girvan (15-18, 33 points) and Bryan Friar (19-plus, 31 points).

The race for the Ronnie Uprichard Rosebowl is now entering the final week, with the closing score calculated across 14 cards from the 20 outings.

Francis McKee, Kenny Guy, Stevie Fox and Nigel Gilliland currently remain in contention for the main prize.

Craig Black put up 42 points to seal the Thursday Stableford prize - with Gareth Davidson next home on 41 points.

Bryan Harvey and David Brisbane each put up 40 points, with Stephen Poole top of the gross running order on 70.

Don Black scored 32 points towards the Monday Seniors.

Pete Savage won the low section on 31 points, with Liam Tennyson first across the high section on 29 points.

Sammy Forbes proved the pick of the veterans.

Juvenile Captain’s Day will run tomorrow (Saturday) - with registration from 2-4 and the presentation at 7.30.