Aston, Girvan and Poole post strong scores around ’Blacker

Enjoying a recent round at Carrickblacker are, from left, Bill Stewart, Raymond McKeag, Denis McBride and Stephen Fox.INPT40-216
Enjoying a recent round at Carrickblacker are, from left, Bill Stewart, Raymond McKeag, Denis McBride and Stephen Fox.INPT40-216

Neil Aston, Lex Girvan and captain Poole proved the pick of the top team over week four’s programme.

Ashley Elliott’s players finished second, having entered the week bottom of the standings.

A 13-card tally of 271 points has put Elliott up to sixth overall. Stevie Fox and David Cuthbert proved the leading players, plus Lee Bicker.

John Mackin’s men came home third on 265.5 points - with Mark Hewitt posting 23.5 points and Seamus Brown on 23.

Other leading teams are Simpson 265 points; Cassidy 263.5; Sloan 254; Walker 253.5; Gilliland 250.5; Jones 250; Grant 241.5.

Section one - Stevie Fox (£20 voucher) 26 points; Stevie Wray (ham) 25; Jason Armstrong (£12 voucher) 24.5; David Ross (£8 voucher). Section Two - David Cuthbert (£20 voucher) 23.5 points; Ian Lamb (ham) 24.5; Lex Girvan (£12 voucher) 23; Stanley Jelly (£8 voucher) 22.5. Section three - Neil Aston (£20 voucher) 25; Drew Cunningham (ham) 24.5; David Love (£12 voucher) 23; Lee Bicker (£8 voucher) 23. Section four: David Dunlop (£20 voucher) 23.5 points; Seamus Brown (ham) 23; Connie Wilson (£12 voucher) 21; Edgar McReynolds (£8 voucher) 20.5.

The team positions: 1, Poole; 2, Mackin; 3, Simpson; 4, Cassidy; 5, Walker; 6, Elliott; 7, Sloan; 8, Grant; 9, Gilliland; 10, Jones.

Bertie Speers’ tally of 33 proved the pick of the Monday Seniors. Ronnie Weir claimed the low section and Connie Wilson was first across the high section, with Billy Harbinson the leading veteran.

Jean Barr finished first in the ladies’ Winter League round with 22 over Karen Shaw and Rosemarie Wilson.

The leading teams: 1, Horsfall 90; 2, Wray 81; 3, Dale 81; 4, Garvin 76; 5, Burnett 60.

The overall standings: 1, Garvin 19; 2, Horsfall 17; 3, Wray 16; 4, Dale 14; 5, Burnett 9.