Haire Nicks Dromore’s first league win of the season in the final end

Nick Haire was Dromore's hero last week.
Nick Haire was Dromore's hero last week.

Dromore A team’s skip Nick Haire delivered the team’s first league win of the season in thrilling fashion last week.

They were at home to Donaghadee and with three rinks finished, Dromore were one shot behind. However, Haire was playing the final end and with the shop against, he played a great bowl to take the jack to his back two bowls to give the locals the win by two shots.

Rink 1 K Poots J McKinney T Haire N Haire down 15/26

Rink 2 K Aiken R Malcomson W Clinghan SG Malcomson down 14/26

Rink 3 G Dawson S Harrison D Burns G Clinghan won 20/19

Rink 4 A Matthews R Bolton N Shaw Nathan Haire another great win 35/11 for a 84/82 scoreline

VETERANS

The week started well for the club as the Vets No 2 team were at home to Lagan Valley and almost took full points. A rink lost by a shot but it was six points for Dromore.

MIDWEEK TEAM

On Wednesday, the Midweek were at home to Bessbrook and found the visitors too hard to handle, getting only one point as K Poots skipped his rink to a win.

LADIES

On Thursday, the Ladies put one over Newry, taking four of the five points on offer.

JUNIORS

On Saturday, the Juniors were at home to Antrim in a league match and the locals collected six points in an 11 shot victory.

Rink 1 T Ogle J Davis J Black S Malcomson won 20/11

Rink 2 T Wilson M Mc Dowell J Dickson A Sudlow won 20/16

Rink 3 J Cunningham T Bell H Maxwell J Maxwell lost 15/31

Rink 4 A Clinghan F Shannon I Houston C Houston won 27/13

At one time the game looked like the home undefeated record was in danger.

The A team were defeated at Dundonald.

FIXTURES

On Thursday evening, the A team are away to Banbridge and on Saturday at home to Bangor. The Bs visit Newry.