Friday, 31 August 2018
AGM Round up
2018-2019 Executive Committee elected as follows -
Chairman - Bill McIlroy Sr
Secretary - William Irvine
Treasurer - Alex Irvine
Assistant Secretary - Scott Hutchinson
Number of teams
12 Teams will compete in the 2018-2019 season
Play off frame
The Play off frame can now be played by any registered player, no restrictions
If a team folds during the first half of the season all League fixtures played shall become void. If a team folds during the second half of the season the League results from the first half shall stand but fixtures already played in the second half become void
Once player names are received by Committee any player who has been registered for more than one team shall be asked to select one team only that he/she will be committing to before the season starts
Player registration deadline
All team squads (12 maximum) must be left in to the Q.Club by Team captains/delegates by 8.00pm on Thursday 6th September
Team captains/delegates to install LeagueAppLive version 1.44 from either the Play Store or App Store. New log in passcodes will be sent out to Team captains
Monthly meeting for this season will be held in the St Comgalls Club 7.15pm on the first Thursday of each month unless otherwise notified
Teams shall only use a standard triangle rack for racking balls. No shark rack or similar permitted
Player of the Year
The League Player of the Year award shall once again be sponsored by McClay trophies & Engraving. Thanks to Nicholas McClay for his continued support.
The Rangers Club will not be hosting the League Festival this season. Any ideas for what way we go forward with this to be put forward to Committee in writing or email. Massive thanks go to the Rangers Club who were Festival sponsors for 12 years in a row, many titles were won and many fantastic memories for so many cueists were made in the Club.
Anyone who would like to be considered to Captain any of our Interleague teams for the 2019 NIPA event (provisionally 23rd & 24th March) please let the Secretary (William Irvine) know on or before our next League meeting on Thursday 4th October
Nominations for our new season annual charity appeal to be brought to the next League meeting on Thursday 4th October
Players on International duty
A fixture can only be postponed if a team has over one player away representing Northern Ireland at an EBA or Blackball International event
If a match is postponed it must be played on the 3rd Monday after the postponement unless the two Team Captains agree a date in between. eg If a match was due to be played on Thurday 1st and is postponed, it must be played on Monday 19th unless the two Team captains agree a date in between. All postponements to be authorised by League Committee.
Valentines Day falls on a Thursday next year so there will be no fixtures on 14th February 2019
NIPA warm up/fundraiser
The NIPA are holding a warm up/fundraiser day on Saturday 13th October in Reds Sports Lounge, Ballymena. If anyone would like to be considered as captain for a Larne team to take part please contact League Secretary by 13th September.