Sitting pretty at head of the table

Brian Agnew.
Brian Agnew.

Brian Agnew and Des Edgar finished first at Tandragee following six weeks of qualifying within the Ulster Carpets-sponsored Johnston Shield.

They produced 177 points overall, qualifying for the matchplay with 147.

Other successful pairings were: Colin McKillop/Philip Irwin, Paul Topley/John Quinn, Hammy Loney/John Hanna, Kevin Maguire/Eugene Maguire, Gary Calvert/Graham Harvey, Peter Crosby/Gerald Mullen, Colin Hyndes/David Armstrong, Joe Campbell/Stephen Burns, Raymond Black/Chris McGladdery, Paul McCullough/David Beattie, Richard Nummy/Robin Hanlon, Adrian Maney/Mark Bannerman, Paul Liggett/Tom Megaw, Michael Quinn/Robert Maguinness and William Small/David Cunningham.

Preliminary-round matchplay fixtures must take place by March 22.

The latest Club Stableford featured Errol Moorhead first on 29 points across 12 holes over David Keenan, William Gillespie, Geoff Gray and Sam Paul.