LEAGUE DOUBLES DRAW THURSDAY 9TH FEBRUARY

Q CLUB LARNE LEAGUE DOUBLES 2023

LAST 32
Players to be available to play from 8.00pm
McAllister/McCorry vs McKillop/Knox
Stitt/Marshall vs McIlroy Jr/SHouston
McCorry/O’Toole vs SJohnston/Brown
McCord/McCord vs Connor/Brown
Lewis/Leslie vs Montgomery/Partner
Scott/Johnston vs Rolston/Fears
McWilliams/Magill vs Hart/Gault
AMackey/DMackey vs McCalmont/McIlhinney
Players to be available to play from 9.00pm
GMcCorry/Marcus vs EMartin/AJohnston
KTodd/Ferguson vs McMoran/Telford
MWilson/A. Irvine vs Voorhees/JMcIlroy
SMcAlister/McDonagh vs WIrvine/RMartin
LGribbenEGribben vs English/Gilchrist
Colville/Anthony vs McKee/JCarson
McClay/McIlroy Sr vs McGinley/Haveron
Smyth/PMcAlister vs Hawkins/Campbell
First night played down to LAST 8.
Usual rules apply regarding any team arriving late. Loss of frame every 5 minutes once called to table. Please be in attendance for your allocated time slot ready to play.
The Quarter Finals will be redrawn on Finals Night next week (Thursday 9th March).
Good luck to all teams.

REVISED LEAGUE SCHEDULE

Thursday 12th January - League Week 12 Fixtures
Thursday 19th January - League Week 13 Fixtures
Thursday 26th January - League Week 14 Fixtures
Saturday 29th January - Richard Bowen Memorial Individual
Thursday 2nd February - League Week 15 Fixtures
Thursday 9th February - League Doubles Phase 1
Thursday 16th February - League Week 16 Fixtures
Thursday 23rd February - League Week 17 Fixtures
Thursday 2nd March - League Week 18 Fixtures
Thursday 9th March - League Doubles Finals Night
Saturday / Sunday 11/12th March - League Individuals
Thursday 16th March - Knock Out Cup Semi Finals
Thursday 23rd March - League Week 19 Fixtures
Thursday 30th March - EBA Nations Cup Adults, Bridlington
Thursday 6th April - EBA Nations Cup Juniors, Bridlington
Thursday 13th April - League Week 20 Fixtures
Thursday 20th April - League Week 21 Fixtures
Thursday 27th April - League Week 22 Fixtures
Thursday 4th May - Knock Out Cup Final
Thursday 11th May - Consolation Cups Semi Finals
Thursday 18th May - Consolation Cup Finals
Saturday 20th May - League Prize Giving / 40th Anniversary Dinner

LARNE LEAGUE 40TH CELEBRATION DINNER DANCE

The Committee are delighted to announce we can now release the details of our 40th Anniversary Celebration Dinner Dance.

The Larne Bowling & Tennis Club will host the event on Saturday 20th May with a 2 Course Meal, Tea / Coffee and live music in the spacious lounge will be provided by Boss Man And Her. The meal itself is an all ticket affair which should appeal to friends and family alike. 
 
The local Q.Club will be the ticket distribution centre with a price of £20 per person.


                                Menu Option 1.
Roast Sirloin Of Beef. Served with a Plum Sauce.
Medley Of Crisp Market Of Vegetables.
Butter Roast Potatoes.
Champ Potatoes.

                             Menu Option 2.
Roast Co.Antrim Turkey Ham And Stuffing.
Served with Roast Gravy And Chipolatas.
Medley Of Crisp Market Of Vegetables.
Butter Roast Potatoes.
Champ Potatoes.

Choice Of Desserts.select One Of these on the night.
Apple And Raspberry Crumble With A Coconut Topping.
Served With Apple And Fresh Cream.One

Strawberry And Chocolate Pavlova.

       Tea. /  Coffee.

Anyone with special dietary needs please state when placing your food order.
 

 

LEAGUE RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 2ND FEBRUARY

LB&LTC  1-14 St Comgalls
Clonlee  5-10  Dragons
Q.Stars  11-4  Q.Club Blues
Legion  1-14  Station Bar
Slippys Two  9-6  Q.Club Seniors

THURSDAY 9TH FEBRUARY 
League Doubles (Phase 1)

LEAGUE FIXTURES THURSDAY 16TH FEBRUARY
Dragons  v  LB&LTC
Independents  v  Slippys Two
Q.Club Seniors  v  Clonlee
St Comgalls  v  Legion
Station Bar  v  Q.Stars

THURSDAY 23RD FEBRUARY
League Doubles (To a finish)




DEAN MCDONAGH WINS RICHARD BOWEN MEMORIAL

Big congratulations to St Comgalls cueist Dean McDonagh on winning his first Richard Bowen Memorial Individual Event. The Competition was played to a finish in the Q. Club on Sunday 29th January and Dean came through a strong field of 47 runners to claim the coveted Trophy and add his name to the impressive list of winners.

In the Final be beat good friend and Doubles partner Shaun McAlister by 6-3 after trailing 2-3. 
 
In the photo, (L-R) Martin Stubbs son of Richard Bowen, Event Winner Dean McDonagh, Runner Up Shaun McAlister and Alan Bowen of the Bowen family.
 

 

2023 RICHARD BOWEN MEMORIAL DRAW

Prelims

P1 - Alex Irvine vs Conor Matthews
P2 - Ian Mccalmont vs William Irvine
P3 - Andy McWilliams vs Ethan Mccracken
P4 - Joe Bell vs Dean McDonagh
P5 - Ryan McKillop vs Ryan Martin
P6 - Jean McIlroy vs Stuart Houston
P7 - Nick McClay vs Craig Johnston
P8 - TJ McNeill vs Lee McIlreavey
P9 - Alan Johnston vs Rorie McAllister
P10 - Martin Stubbs vs Colin Wilson
P11 - Jason Voorhees vs Paul Gingles
P12 - Michael Wilson vs Shaun McAlister
P13 - Andrew Ferguson vs Lee Topping
P14 - Neil Campbell vs Lee Gribben
P15 - Rodney McIlhinney vs Kenneth Hylands

Last 32

P1 vs Ryan Marcus
P2 vs Bill McIlroy sr
P3 vs Aaron Rolston
P4 vs Ciaran O’Toole
P5 vs Ellis Martin
P6 vs Trevor Whiteside
P7 vs Liam McCorry
P8 vs Tyler McKee
P9 vs Chris Keenan
P10 vs Anthony McCorry
P11 vs Gerry McCorry
P12 vs Cage Connor
P13 vs Jim Gilchrist
P14 vs Bill McIlroy jr
P15 vs Kenny English
Marty Goudie vs Eddie Gribben

47 Entries

Could all players in a Prelim please be available from 1.00pm (Club open 12.00)

Could all players in the Last 32 please be available to play from 3.00pm

Competition drew out

Prelims, L32, L16 races to 4
L8, L4 races to 5
Final race to 6

A frame lost every 5 minutes if a player not in attendance and called to the table.

LEAGUE RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 26TH JANUARY

Dragons  7-9  Slippys Two
Blues  13-2  Legion
Q.Club Seniors  14-1  Independents
St Comgalls  9-6  Clonlee
Station Bar  14-1  LB&LTC
 
LEAGUE FIXTURES THURSDAY 2ND FEBRUARY
 
LB&LTC  v  St Comgalls
Clonlee  v  Dragons
Q.Stars  v  Q.Club Blues 
Legion  v  Station Bar
Slippys Two  v  Q.Club Seniors
 


 




LEAGUE RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 19TH JANUARY

LB&LTC  1-14  Q.Club Blues
Clonlee  5-10  Station Bar
Independents  3-12  Dragons
Legion  2-13  Q.Stars
Slippys Two  11-4  St Comgalls
Q.Club Seniors  v  Bye
 
LEAGUE FIXTURES FOR THURSDAY 26TH JANUARY
 
Dragons  v  Slippys Two
Blues  v  Legion
Q.Club Seniors  v  Independents
St Comgalls  v  Clonlee
Station Bar  v  LB&LTC
 


 

LEAGUE RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 12TH JANUARY

Dragons  5-10  Q.Club Seniors
Station Bar  1-14  Slippys Two
Q.Stars  13-2  LB&LTC
St Comgalls  13-2  Independents
Q.club Blues  11-4  Clonlee
Legion  v  Bye

LEAGUE FIXTURES FOR THURSDAY 19TH JANUARY

LB&LTC  v  Q.Club Blues
Clonlee  v  Station Bar
Independents  v  Dragons
Legion  v  Q.Stars
Slippys Two  v  St Comgalls
Q.Club Seniors  v  Bye




 

LEAGUE FIXTURES 12TH JANUARY TO A FINISH

2ND HALF OF SEASON

Thursday 12TH January
Blues  V  Clonlee
Dragons  V  Q.Club Seniors
Q.Stars  V  L B & T C
ST.Comgalls  V  Independents
Station Bar  V  Slippys Two

Thursday 19TH January
Clonlee  V  Station Bar
Independents  V  Dragons
L B & T C  V  Blues
Legion  V  Q.Stars
Slippys Two  V  ST.Comgalls

Thursday 26TH  January
Blues  V   Legion
Dragons  V   Slippys Two
Q.Club Seniors  V   Independents
ST.Comgalls  V  Clonlee
Station Bar  V  L B & T C

Thursday 2ND February
Clonlee  V  Dragons
L B & T C  V  ST.Comgalls
Legion  V  Station Bar
Q.Stars  V  Blues
Slippys Two  V  Q.Club Seniors
 
Thursday 9TH February
League Doubles (Phase 1)
 
Thursday 16TH February
Dragons V L B &T C
Independents V Slippys Two
Q.Club Senior V Clonlee
ST.Comgalls V Legion
Station Bar V Q.Stars
 
Thursday 23RD February
Blues V Station Bar
Clonlee V Independents
L B & T C V Q.Club Seniors
Legion V Dragons
Q.Stars V ST.Comgalls
 
Thursday 2ND March
Dragons V Q.Stars
Independents V L B & T C
Q.Club Seniors V Legion
ST.Comgalls V Blues
Slippys Two V Clonlee
 
Thursday 9TH March
League Doubles (Finals Night)
 
Thursday 16TH March
Knockout Cup Semi Finals
 
Thursday 30TH March
No fixtures - EBA Nations Cup, Bridlington (Adults)
 
Thursday 6TH April
No fixtures - EBA Nations Cup, Bridlington (Juniors & LDs)
 
Thursday 23RD March
Blues V Dragons
L B & T C V Slippys Two
Legion V Independents
Q.Stars V Q.Club Seniors
Station Bar V ST.Comgalls
 
Thursday 13TH April
Clonlee V L B & T C
Dragons V Station Bar
Independents V Q.Stars
Q.Club Seniors V Blues
Slippys Two V Legion
 
Thursday 20TH April
Blues V Independents
Legion V Clonlee
Q.Stars V Slippys Two
ST.Comgalls V Dragons.
Station Bar V Q.Club Seniors
 
Thursday 27TH April
Clonlee V Q.Stars
Independents V Station Bar
L B & T C V Legion
Q.Club Seniors V ST.Comgalls
Slippys Two V Blues
 
Thursday 4TH May
Knock Out Cup Final
 
Thursday 11TH May
Consolation Cup Semi Finals
 
Thursday 18TH May
Consolation Cups Finals
 
Thursday 20TH May
League Prizegiving and 40TH Anniversary Dinner Dance 

DELEGATES MEETING THURSDAY 5TH JANUARY

Some points from our latest meting which was held in the St Comgalls Club on Thursday 5th January.
 
> Our Turkey shoot on Thursday 22nd December raised £115 with another £60 in the Charity bucket for the BIG C FOUNDATION NI
 
> Change to season schedule. Our main League Individuals Event has been moved back to Saturday & Sunday 11th & 12th of March
 
> Transfers and new signings confirmed to Committee and are under link to TEAM PANELS

LEAGUE RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 15TH DECEMBER

Blues  0-15  Slippys Two
Q.Stars  9-6  Clonlee
Legion  6-9  LB&LTC
St Comgalls  7-9  Q.Club Seniors
Station Bar  12-3  Independents
 
THURSDAY 22ND DECEMBER
League Charity Annual Turkey Shoot
 
THURSDAY 29TH DECEMBER & THURSDAY 5TH JANUARY
Xmas & New Year Break
 
LEAGUE FIXTURES THURSDAY 12TH JANUARY 2023
TBC




 

KNOCK OUT CUP RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 8TH NOVEMBER

QUARTER FINALS

Clonlee  7-8  Station Bar
Independents  0-8  Dragons
Q.Club Blues  1-8  Slippys Two
Q.Stars  5-8  Q.Club Seniors

SEMI FINALS PLAYED IN Q.CLUB ON THURSDAY 16TH MARCH
FIXTURES DRAWN ON THE NIGHT

THURSDAY 15TH LEAGUE FIXTURES

Blues  v  Slippys Two
Q.Stars  v  Clonlee
Legion  v  LB&LTC
St Comgalls  v  Q.Club Seniors
Station Bar  v  Independents



TRANSFER AND NEW SIGNINGS WINDOW

The League Transfer and new signings window is as follows ~

OPENS ~ Friday 16th December 2022
CLOSES ~ Thursday 5th January 2023 at 8.00pm
 
First League Delegates meeting of the new year will be on Thursday 5th January at 7.15pm in the St Comgalls Club.

LEAGUE RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 1ST DECEMBER

Clonlee  12-3  Legion
Dragons  6-9  St Comgalls
Independents  6-9  Blues
Q.Club Seniors  11-4  Station Bar
Slippys Two  9-6  Q.Stars

THURSDAY 8TH DECEMBER
Knock Out Cup Quarter Finals in Q.Club
Ties drawn on the night

THURSDAY 15TH LEAGUE FIXTURES
Blues  v  Slippys Two
Q.Stars  v  Clonlee
Legion  v  LB&LTC
St Comgalls  v  Q.Club Seniors
Station Bar  v  Independents




2ND HALF OF SEASON SCHEDULE

Thursday 12th January - League Week 12 Fixtures
Thursday 19th January - League Week 13 Fixtures
Thursday 26th January - League Week 14 Fixtures
Saturday 29th January - Richard Bowen Memorial Individual
Thursday 2nd February - League Week 15 Fixtures
Thursday 9th February - League Doubles Phase 1
Thursday 16th February - League Week 16 Fixtures
Thursday 23rd February - League Week 17 Fixtures
Thursday 2nd March - League Week 18 Fixtures
Thursday 9th March - League Doubles Finals Night
Saturday / Sunday 11/12th March - League Individuals
Thursday 16th March - Knock Out Cup Semi Finals
Thursday 23rd March - League Week 19 Fixtures
Thursday 30th March - EBA Nations Cup Adults, Bridlington
Thursday 6th April - EBA Nations Cup Juniors, Bridlington
Thursday 13th April - League Week 20 Fixtures
Thursday 20th April - League Week 21 Fixtures
Thursday 27th April - League Week 22 Fixtures
Thursday 4th May - Knock Out Cup Final
Thursday 11th May - Consolation Cups Semi Finals
Thursday 18th May - Consolation Cup Finals
Saturday 20th May - League Prize Giving / 40th Anniversary Dinner

COCO'S CLOWNS RETAIN THE 3 A SIDES TITLE

Well done to the squad of Jonathan Nelson, Ryan Marcus, Gerry McCorry and Gary Wallace on retaining their Larne Pool League 3 A Sides title. Results from Finals Night were as follows ~LAST 8

LAST 8
Q.Stars  5-1 Q.Club Elite
Housty's Trio  5-3  Dragons
Harbour Rats  5-0  Blues
Coco's Clowns  5-3  Chalk Er Up
 
SEMI FINALS
Q.Stars  5-4  Housty's Trio
Coco's Clown  5-4  Harbour Rats
 
FINAL
Coco's Clowns  5-2  Q.Stars
 
Winners at Finals Night, Coco's Clowns



SKC GAMING LARNE LEAGUE 3 A SIDES FINALS NIGHT

 
This Thursday night sees the finals of our League 3 A Sides Competition were 8 teams will fight it out for the trophy. Defending champions Cocos will be hard to beat but will have stiff competiton from the other 7 teams including Chalk er up and Harbour Rats.
Can all teams please note the earlier start time of 7:30pm (draw 7:20pm)
With the 3 A Sides Competition on there will be limited tables for the public (8, 9 and 10). We will also have all the live sport including Brazil vs Serbia and the NFL Thanksgiving games.
Best of luck to all the teams involved.
FINAL 8 TEAMS
Coco Clowns
Harbour Rats
Q Stars
Blues
Q Club Elite
Chalk Er Up
Dragons
Houstys Trio
 

 

LEAGUE RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 17TH NOVEMBER


LB&LTC  2-13  Clonlee
Q.Club Blues  5-10  Q.Club Seniors
Q.Stars  12-3  Q.Club Independents
Legion  1-14  Slippys Two
Station Bar  11-4  Dragons 

THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER
3 A Sides Finals Night

THURSDAY 1ST DECEMBER LEAGUE FIXTURES
Clonlee  V  Legion
Dragons  V  St Comgalls
Independents  V  Q.Club Blues
Q.Club Seniors  V  Station Bar
Slippys Two  V  Q.Stars




40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

The main officers on our Committee would like to hold a function in the Month of May 2023 for all the players and their partners as a way to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of our Pool League. On this evening there will be a two course meal, Presentation of Awards with live music and dancing. For us to achieve this we need feedback about a suitable date and venue to enable us to print tickets for the event. 

The Delegates meeting in December will provide an opportunity for responses.      

KNOCK OUT CUP RESULTS FROM THURSDAY 10TH NOVEMBER

PRELIMS
 
St Comgalls  3-8  Slippys Two
LB&LTC  3-8  Station Bar
Clonlee  8-0  Legion
 
LEAGUE FIXTURES FOR THURSDAY 17TH NOVEMBER
 
LB&LTC  v  Clonlee
Q.Club Blues  v  Q.Club Seniors
Q.Stars  v  Independents
Legion  v  Slippys Two
Station Bar  v  Dragons

OUR CONDOLENCES

The Committee of the Larne Pool League would like to pass on their condolences to Q.Club Seniors cueist Andy Arbuthnot on the sad news of the passing of his father on Wednesday 9th November.

Please know that our thoughts are with you and the family circle at this sad time Andy

At our Delegates meeting on Thursday 3rd November we selected our nominated Charity for the current season. We are delighted to help the fantastic cause of the Big C Foundation NI




SPECIAL 'K' IS THE MASTER

It's well done to Kenny English. The Q.Club Seniors player took down the 2022-2023 Larne League Masters Competition on Sunday 6th November in the event which was played in the Q.Club. Results as follows -

PRELIMS
Neil Campbell  5-2  Alan Johnston
Robert Hawkins  5-0  Liam McCorry
Gerry McCorry  5-4  Bill McIlroy Sr
Tony McKeown  5-3  Alex Irvine
Kenny English  5-4  Aaron Farr
 
QUARTER FINALS
Robert Hawkins  6-0  Tony McKeown
Kenny English  6-3  Michael Jones
Michael Wilson  6-5  Neil Campbell
Gerry McCorry  6-3  Joe Bell
 
SEMI FINALS
Gerry McCorry  6-5  Robert Hawkins
Kenny English  6-1  Michael Wilson
 
FINAL
Kenny English  7-5  Gerry McCorry
 
In the photo - Winner Kenny English (left) with Runner Up Gerry McCorry