Ballyclare win in the AIG Pierce Purcell Shield

​​Ballyclare have won the Ulster Section of the AIG Pierce Purcell Shield

  • 18 August 2018

Photo: Ballyclare Team received Ulster Pennant from John White Chairman GUI Ulster Branch

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The two teams were as follows;
Eugene Tracey + Stevie Adams
Daniel Millington + Patrick Mc Cluskey
Jimmy Kelly + Roy Carter
Kevin Rogan + Richard Mc Mullan
Alan Campbell + Philip Burrows
Jason Thompson + David Carmichael
Robert Turner +Terry Dunlop
Colin Mc Gookin +James Scott
Philip Mc Intyre + Samuel Higgins
Charlie Thompson + Jordan Hagan
How the final unfolded
After hole 3 
Spa 2 matches up  Ballyclare 3 matches up

After hole 6
Spa A/S in first match &2up in the fifth match.Ballyclare 1up,3up,1up in matches 2,3,4.
Good sportsmanship demonstrated in all matches

After hole 9
Spa A/S in the 4th match only. Ballyclare 3up 1up 3up 1up in matches 1, 2, 3, 5.
Ballyclare looking clear winners at this stage

After hole 12
Spa 2up % A/S in matches 2 & 4 Ballyclare 2up,4up,2up in matches 1, 3, 5.
Still appears in Ballyclare's Favour.

After hole 15
Spa A/S in 1st match,2up in the 2nd match. Ballyclare won 3rd match 6/4.2up & 1up in matches 4 & 5.
Spa now fighting back.
At hole 18
Ballyclare won the 1st match with the last putt.Spa won the 2nd match 2up.
Ballyclare won the 4th match 3/2 on the 17th hole
Match 5 called in

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