Larne and District Pool League celebrated its 31st year with its annual prize-giving ceremony in the Pigeon Club recently.
There was a strong turnout and a good atmosphere at the awards bash as Thatch Bar, the top-performing team of the season just past, were recognised for their League and Cup Double success. Their biggest challenge throughout the campaign came from No. 1 Club.
League: Winners, Thatch Bar; runners-up, No. 1 Club.
Knock Out Cup: Winners, Thatch Bar; runners-up, No 1 Club.
Premier Cup: Winners, No. 1 Blues; runners-up, St Comgall’s.
G.S.G Cup: Winners, Thatch Rockets; runners-up, L.I.P.S.
McMichael 3-A-Sides: Winners, Chalk ‘Er Up; runners-up, Ibrox Young Ones.
Doubles: Winners, Shaun McAlister and Dean McDonagh; runners-up, Stephen Burns and Michael Wilson.
Richard Bowen Memorial: Winner, Ellis Martin; runner-up, Gareth McIlroy.
SRM Individual: Winner, Stuart Houston; runner-up, Michael Wilson.
Player of the Year: Winner, Johnny Nelson; runner-up, Neil McKelvey.
Under-23 Individual: Winner, Tyler McKee; runner-up, William Irvine.
Seniors Individual: Winner, Ellis Martin; runner-up, Robert Hawkins.
Masters Individual: Winner, Barney Hylands; runner-up Alan Johnston.
Awards picture special in this week’s Times (June 19 edition). Available now.