TEAM NI for Bridlington


THE FABULOUS SPA ARENA
Very best of luck to all players and officials travelling to Bridlington in April to represent Team NI at the 2016 EBA European Championships.

MENS A - Ady Toner (M), Gary Wallace, Ricky Clyde, Jimmy Moore, Lee Hull
MENS B1 - Rab McCullough (M), Trevor Whiteside, Kyle Kirkwood, Aaron Leslie, Johnny Mackay, Marty Quigg, Barry Cunningham, Paddy Lynch, Johnny Johnston, Paul Roberts, Craig Gawley, Iain Britton, Paul Harris, James Nesbitt

LADIES A - Jean McIlroy (M), Julie Henderson, Collette Henricksen, Mary Cunningham, Tasha Magill, Sara Greenberg, Claire Stewart, Michelle Roonay
LADIES B1 - Susan Graham (M), Alex Babb, Andrea McAllister, Linzi McClelland, Clare Roberts, Roisin Smith, Angie Carson, Angie Willis
LADIES B2 - Joanne Podbylski (M), Kathy Leddy, Sally Caughey, Katrina McVeigh, Susan Dunbar, Nicole Devlin, Andrea Reid

SENIORS A - Brian Crilly (M), Willie Eakin, Marty Goudie, Michael Wilson, Craig Robson, Gary Johnston
SENIORS B1 - Dessie Cooper (M), Paul Francey, Chris Halloran, Jan Orr, Greg Stevenson, Andy McMeekin
SENIORS B2 - Paul Withers (M), Kenny English, Paddy McGivern, Daniel Clarke, Kevin McCorry, Tristan Scott-Heyes

MASTERS A - Eric Sterrett (M), Stephen Johnston, Raymond Stockman, Bill McIlroy Sr, Robert Hawkins, Alan Johnston, Davy Drysdale
MASTERS B1 - Hugo Manson (M), Alan Corrigan, Joe Patton, Ivan Christie, Kenny Geddis, Hugh Regan

NI SPECIALS - TBC

EBA announcement


The EBA will be using the new Super Aramith Pro Cup 8 Ball sets in Bridlington in April and from then on thereafter.

WWW.EBA-POOL.ORG 

Players who are not familiar with the new balls should try and get some practice with them between now and Bridlington.

NIPA A&E TOUR - Event 3

 
EVENT 3 of the NIPA A&E BLACKBALL TOUR takes place on Sunday 21st February in the NORTEL CLUB, MONKSTOWN AVENUE, NEWTOWNABBEY, BT37 0BE (Same venue as Interleague)

Registration closes at 10.00am for all AMATEUR PLAYERS. Registration for ELITE PLAYERS closes at 2.00pm

IF YOU ARE IN TOUR AND DEFINITELY NOT ABLE TO ATTEND EVENT 3 PLEASE CONTACT ROBERT HAWKINS ON 07970450050 OR FACEBOOK NIPA POOL

In the photo
Winner and Runner Up from Event 2, Kyle Kirkwood (Ballyclare) & Gary Clarke (Ballymena)

Food available all day. Club open from 8.30am for breakfast and practice

CLICK ON THIS LINK to view the Tour Ranking Tables from after Event 2

EVENT 1 -- Sunday 25th October 2015 -- MINNESOTAS, BALLYMENA
EVENT 2 -- Sunday 6th December 2015 -- Q.CLUB, LARNE
EVENT 3 -- Sunday 21st February 2016 -- NORTEL CLUB, NEWTOWNABBEY
EVENT 4 -- Sunday 3rd April 2016 -- MINNESOTAS, BALLYMENA TBC
EVENT 5 -- Sunday 24th April 2016 -- 147 CLUB, OMAGH

Hoodies now available to order


Now available, new NIPA zipper fleece hoodies. Orders only taken by email to nipablackball@yahoo.co.uk

NIPA badge on front right breast, your name on front left breast and Team NI on the back. Total cost is £31, please state your size when ordering. Fleeces must be paid for before the NIPA place order.

Colours available, black or green

Important information


Some players who accepted an invite to represent Team NI at the upcoming 2016 Euro Championships in April did not pay their £100 deposit by the deadline of Sunday 31st January.

We are extending this date one time only to Sunday 7th February after which players who are still unpaid will be removed from squads.

Please contact your Team Manager or a committee member to arrange payment.

Ulster Bank
Sort code - 980060
Account number - 10478253

Don't forget to put your name down as reference.

In the photo - The magnificent Spa Arena, Bridlington, Yorkshire. Venue for the 2016 EBA European Championships

2016 NIPA Interleague


WE HAVE 1 SPACE REMAINING IN OUR 2016 INTERLEAGUE  'A' TEAM EVENT - ANY BONA FIDE LEAGUE MAY APPLY TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE FINAL SPOT. PLEASE REGISTER YOUR INTEREST BY EMAILING nipablackball@yahoo.co.uk BY MIDNIGHT ON FRIDAY 5th FEBRUARY

The following teams have been confirmed for the events which will be hosted by City Air Express Carrick & District Pool League and will take place in the Nortel Social Club, Newtownabbey on the last weekend in February.

A TEAM EVENT (Sunday 28th February)
Ards & District (Craig Robson)
Ballyclare (Michael Higgins)
Ballymena (Drew Sloan)
Ballynahinch (Davy Moore) 
Carrick (Derek Whiteside)
Castlewellan (Brendan Blaney) 
Coleraine (Willie Eakin) 
Crumlin (Raymond Christie)
East Down (Tom Morgan)
Larne (Jean McIlroy)
North Down & Ards (Jason Heffron)


B TEAM EVENT (Saturday 27th February)
Ards & District B1 (Matt Wylie)
Ards & District B2 (Che Regan)
Ballyclare B (Nigel Mulligan)
Ballymena B (Chris Penny & Gareth Rowe) 
Carrick B1 (Rab Brown)
Carrick B2 (Tristan Scott-Heyes)
Coleraine B (Willie Eakin) 
Larne B1 (Bill McIlroy Sr)
Larne B2 (Neil McFaul)
North Down & Ards B1 (Alex Irwin) 
North Down & Ards B2 (Mark Marsh) 

Northern Ireland Ladies (Jean McIlroy)

In the photo
2015 A Team Winners - Larne
Back row -- Gerry McCorry, Bill McIlroy Sr, Johnny Nelson, Ryan McKillop, Ed McDowell, Barney Hylands (Manager), Dave McKendry (St Comgalls Club Chairman), Ronan McCarthy
Front row -- Ellis Martin, Dean McDonagh, Neil McKelvey, Bill McIlroy Sr, Shaun McAlister, Eddie Gribben

NIPA 2016 Interleague 'B' Team Event

When - Saturday 27th February 2016
Where - Nortel Social Club, Newtownabbey
Club Open - From 9:00am. Breakfast available
Registation Time - Registration closes 11.00am. 
Cost - £50 per team if NIPA affiliated, £100 if not 
Prize Money - Breakdown confirmed when entries finalised.
Dress Code - NIPA Competition dress code
Format - Group Stage, Knock Out and Plate
Team size - 11 a-side (15 maximum per squad)
Criteria - Players must have played in a minimum of 25% of available fixtures in the League they are representing this current season

NIPA 2016 Interleague 'A' Team Event
 
When - Sunday 28th February 2016
Where -Nortel Social Club, Newtownabbey
Club Open - From 9:00am. Breakfast available
Time - Registration closes 11.00am.
Cost - £50 per team if NIPA affiliated, £100 if not
Prize Money - Breakdown confirmed when entries finalised 
Dress Code - NIPA Competition dress code
Format - Group Stage, Knock Out and Plate
Team size - 11 a-side (15 maximum per squad)
Criteria - Players must have played in a minimum of 25% of available fixtures in the League they are representing this current season

TEAMS CANNOT ENTER A TEAM INTO THE 'B' TEAM EVENT UNLESS THEY ENTER A TEAM INTO THE 'A' TEAM EVENT. EXCEPTIONS TO THIS ARE LADIES TEAMS

Team Registration closes at 11:00am. One player from a team can register for the whole team. Any team not registered by this time will lose one frame for every 5 minutes they are late in registering. Any frames lost for late registration will apply to all that teams matches in the group stage. Play will start at approximately 11:15am. The Club will be open from 9.00am for practice and breakfast. All Team Captains are reminded to make sure all players adhere to N.I.P.A dress code.

NORTEL SOCIAL CLUB, Monkstown Avenue, Newtownabbey BT37 0BE

Interleague Champions ('A' Competition)
2015 Larne
2014 Omagh
2013 Omagh
2012 Coleraine
2011 Coleraine
2010 North Down & Ards
2009 Sixmilewater
2008 North Down & Ards
2007 Coleraine
2006 Coleraine
2005 Coleraine
Interleague Champions
('B' Competition)
2015 Larne B1
2014 Carrick B1
2013 Carrick B1
2012 Carrick B1
2011 North Down & Ards B2

IPA World Championship


Follow the link below to view the draws for the 2016 IPA World Championships which starts on the 3rd February. Good luck to any players from Northern Ireland entering the event.

http://ipapool.com/2016/01/27/2016-world-championships-schedule-released/

2016 NIPA Ladies Doubles



Congratulations to Tasha Magill (Lurgan) and Mary Cunningham (Newry) on retaining the 2016 Ladies NIPA Doubles title. The event was played in the Q.Club Larne on Sunday 24th January and Runners Up were Sara Greenberg (Newtownabbey) and Jean McIlroy (Larne)

PRELIM
Mary Cunningham & Tasha Magill 6-2 Andrea McAllister & Alex Babb
SEMI FINAL
Mary Cunningham & Tasha Magill 6-1 Sally Caughey & Roisin Smith
Linzi McClelland & Kathy Leddy 4-6 Jean McIlroy & Sara Greenberg
FINAL
Mary Cunningham & Tasha Magill 6-3 Jean McIlroy & Sara Greenberg

FINAL FRAMES
C&M C&M C&M G&McI G&McI C&M C&M G&McI C&M

In the photo 
Mary Cunningham, Tasha Magill, Sara Greenberg and Jean McIlroy

2016 NI Ladies Doubles


This Sunday 24th January sees the 2016 Northern Ireland Ladies Doubles Championships take place in the Q.Club, Larne where defending Champions Mary Cunningham and Tasha Magill will be hoping to retain their title from 2015. Details below -

Where - Q.CLUB, Larne
When - Sunday 24th January 2016
Time - Registration closes at 12.00 noon sharp.
Cost - £10 per person (AM), £20.00 per person (Non AM)
Dress code - Yes
Who - Open to anyone who is eligible to represent Northern Ireland at Blackball Pool
Format - Knockout

In the photo
Last years finalists L-R, Sara Greenberg & Julie Henderson, and winners Tasha Magill and Mary Cunningham

NIPA Mens Doubles


The NIPA Mens Doubles which were will originally scheduled for Saturday 20th February in the Nortel Club, Newtownabbey have been postponed.

As soon as we confirm the new date and venue we will post it on our website and FB page. Apologies if anyone is inconvenienced.

Ladies & Juniors Tours Events 4


Well done to Carnlough's Maryjo McCourt and Coleraine's 15 year old Adam Freeburn who were successful in Tour Events 4 of the Ladies and Junior Tours. The Ladies was held in the Primacy Sports Bar, Bangor and the Juniors in Potters, Coleraine both on Sunday 17th January 2016.

Each section has one more event to go before their respective Finals Days

Updated tables to follow soon

Top photo 
Finalists in the Ladies event, Mary Cunningham and Maryjo McCourt

Bottom photo
Semi Finalists in the Juniors event, Lee Topping, Adam Freeburn, Aaron Rolston and Neil McFaul


LADIES TABLE AFTER EVENT 4 
(Top 12 players ater the 5th event qualify for Finals Day

62 - Maryjo McCourt (17+15+13+17) (FW 54)
54 - Tasha Magill (15+17+11+11) (FW 34)
54 - Sara Greenberg (11+13+17+13) (FW 30)
48 - Clare Roberts (9+13+13+13) (FW 11)
43 - Mary Cunningham (13+0+15+15) (FW 33)
42 - Jean McIlroy (11+9+11+11) (FW 9)
24 - Roisin Smith (13+11+0+0) (FW 5)
22 - Lyndsey Ruddock (0+11+11+0) (FW 4)
11 - Naomi Rutledge (11+0+0+0) (FW 3)
11 - Alex Babb (0+11+0+0) (FW 2)
11 - Kathy Leddy (0+11+0+0) (FW 2)
09 - Andrea McAllister (0+9+0+0) (FW 1)

JUNIORS TABLE AFTER EVENT 4 
(Top 12 players ater the 5th event qualify for Finals Day

52 - Aaron Rolston (15+11+13+13) (FW 21)
52 - Neil McFaul (11+9+17+15) (FW 14)
48 - Ryan Scott (11+11+15+11) (FW 15)
44 - Ryan Marcus (11+11+11+11) (FW 8)
37 - Adam Freeburn (0+9+11+17) (FW 14)
37 - Lee Topping (0+13+11+13) (FW 12)
34 - Gerard McDermott (17+17+0+0) (FW 24) 
31 - Reece McMurtry (9+9+13+9) (FW 5)
31 - Thomas Fleming (9+11+0+11) (FW 2)
26 - Galvin McDermott (13+13+0+0) (FW 9)
20 - Corey Sloan (11+9+0+0) (FW 1)
20 - Bradley Boreland (0+9+0+11) (FW 0)
15 - Oisin Wallace (0+15+0+0) (FW 11)
13 - James Nesbitt (13+0+0+0) (FW 6)
09 - Aaron Doherty (9+0+0+0) (FW 0)
09 - Daryl McKee (0+9+0+0) (FW 0)
09 - Nathan Campbell (0+9+0+0) (FW 0)
09 - Oran Kneeland (9+0+0+0) (FW 0)

Coach from Leeds/Bradford Airport to Brid


Anyone wanting to book a seat on the coach from Leeds/Bradford Airport to Bridlington and on the return journey, please contact Jean McIlroy on Facebook or call or text 07921 825336

Price dependent on numbers travelling

To meet Flybe flight number BE731 from Belfast City Airport to Leeds/Bradford Airport on Saturday 9th April leaving Belfast City at 10.50am

Return on Flybe flight number BE732 from Leeds/Bradford Airport to Belfast City Airport on Saturday 16th April leaving Leeds/Bradford at 12.15pm

Juniors Tour 5 & Ladies Tour 5 Results


Juniors result updates live from Potters Pool Hall, Coleraine (Sunday 17th January)

CLICK HERE FOR LIVE STREAMING

GROUP A
Reece McMurtry 0-5 Ryan Scott
Reece McMurtry 3-2 Thomas Fleming
Reece McMurtry 1-4 Bradley Boreland
Reece McMurtry 0-5 Ryan Marcus
Ryan Scott 3-2 Thomas Fleming
Ryan Scott 3-2 Bradley Boreland
Ryan Scott 2-3 Ryan Marcus
Thomas Fleming 1-4 Bradley Boreland
Thomas Fleming 3-2 Ryan Marcus
Bradley Boreland 3-2 Ryan Marcus

GROUP B
Neil McFaul 4-1 Joe Johnston
Neil McFaul 2-3 Lee Topping
Neil McFaul 4-1 Adam Freeburn
Neil McFaul 1-4 Aaron Rolston
Joe Johnston 1-4 Lee Topping
Joe Johnston 2-3 Adam Freeburn
Joe Johnston 1-4 Aaron Rolston
Lee Topping 5-0 Adam Freeburn
Lee Topping 2-3 Aaron Rolston
Adam Freeburn 1-4 Aaron Rolston

QUARTER FINALS
Ryan Scott 3-4 Adam Freeburn
Lee Topping 4-2 Ryan Marcus
Neil McFaul 4-0 Bradley Boreland
Aaron Rolston 4-1 Thomas Fleming
SEMI FINALS
Adam Freeburn 4-0 Lee Topping
Neil McFaul 4-2 Aaron Rolston
FINAL RESULT
Adam Freeburn 4-2 Neil McFaul

FINAL FRAMES
Freeburn McFaul Freeburn McFaul Freeburn Freeburn


Ladies result updates live from The Primacy Sports Bar, Bangor (Sunday 17th January)

QUARTER FINALS
Jean McIlroy 3-5 Maryjo McCourt
Clare Roberts v Bye
Tasha Magill 3-5 Mary Cunningham
Sara Greenberg v Bye
SEMI FINALS
Clare Roberts 2-5 Maryjo McCourt
Mary Cunningham 5-1 Sara Greenberg
FINAL RESULT
Maryjo McCourt 5-1 Mary Cunningham

FINAL FRAMES
Cunningham McCourt McCourt McCourt McCourt McCourt

NIPA Ladies and Unders Tour Events 4


This coming Sunday 17th January sees the 4th Event in the NIPA Ladies and Unders Tours.


The Ladies do battle in the Primacy, Bangor whilst the Unders head to Potters in Coleraine.


REMINDER - 2016 Associate Memberships are due before playing in Tour for anyone who has not already paid. Under 18s £7.50, others £15


CLICK ON HERE for details of the LADIES TOUR

CLICK ON HERE for details of the UNDERS TOUR


Top photo - Finalists in Ladies Event 3, Sara Greenberg (Winner, left) and Mary Cunningham


Bottom photo - Finalists in Unders Event 3, Runner up Ryan Scott (left)and Winner Neil McFaul

It's big Sam again



Its well done to Bangor's Sam Newell (right in the photo) on winning our Seniors Tour Event 5. The competition was held in Potters Pool Club, Coleraine and in the Final he overcame Ellis Martin (left) from Larne by a 6-4 scoreline. Out of the four events Sam has attended he has won three and been runner up in the other, an impressive record indeed. The last event before a Top 16 seeded Finals Day will be held in the Q.Club. Larne on Sunday 13th March. Table to date below. Pts = Best 4 to date, players must have played in at least 4/6 events to be eligible for Finals Day. Only players who can still qualify are shown. CLICK ON HERE for full table  -




NAME TOP 4 EV FW
Sam Newell 66 4 108
John Tennyson 50 5 72
Raymond Stockman 48 4 66
Alan Corrigan 46 5 59
Marty Goudie 46 4 54
Stephen Johnston 44 4 52
Steve Massey 42 5 44
Tristan Scott-Heyes 42 4 50
Ellis Martin 42 4 33
Paddy McGivern 40 5 38
Robert Hawkins 40 5 38
Greg Stevenson 40 5 27
Dave Jones 36 5 41
Kenny Geddis 36 5 11
Rab Brown 36 4 33
Tony Tennyson 34 4 28
Sara Greenberg 33 3 20
Kenny English 29 3 11
Daniel Clarke 25 3 9
Gary Johnston 25 3 4





TOUR EVENT 5 FIRST ROUNDPaddy McGivern 0-6 Kenny English
Kenny Geddis 3-6 Raymond Stockman
Sam Newell 6-5 Robert Hawkins
Marty Goudie 6-4 Tony Tennyson
Alan Corrigan 6-1 Greg Stevenson
Tony Tennyson 6-3 Dave Jones
LAST 8
Kenny English 4-6 Raymond Stockman
Sam Newell 6-1 Marty Goudie
Alan Corrigan 6-5 John Tennyson
Ellis Martin 6-1 Steve Massey
SEMI FINAL
Raymond Stockman 1-6 Sam Newell
Alan Corrigan 2-6 Ellis Martin
FINAL
Sam Newell (Bangor) 6-4 Ellis Martin (Larne)

FINAL FRAMES
Martin Newell Martin Newell Newell Martin Newell Newell Martin Newell

























































NIPA SENIORS TOUR EVENT 5



This coming Sunday 10th January sees the NIPA SENIORS TOUR EVENT 5 take place in
POTTERS POOL HALL, COLERAINE

Registration closes at 12.00 noon sharp, please leave home in plenty of time to get parked and into the venue. Venue open from 11.00am.

REMINDER, 2016 NIPA MEMBERSHIPS NOW DUE, PLAYERS CAN PAY BEFORE THEY PLAY AT THE FIRST APPLICABLE EVENT THEY ENTER

CLICK ON THIS LINK to view details and the updated ranking table. Remember players must play in 4/6 events to be eligible for Finals Day. A players best 4 scores count towards their final table position and its the Top 16 who qualify so plenty of points to be won and lost yet.

Photo
Finalists from Event 4 which was held in the Primacy, Bangor. Runner Up Raymond Stockman (left) and winner Sam Newell

Managers Posts



We are now taking applications for the following Managers posts which will become available after the upcoming 2016 European Championships in April. Tenures will be confirmed and start immediately after we return from the Championships in Bridlington. The first competition for 'A' Team Managers will be the 2016 Blackball International World Championships in Killarney in October and for 'B' Teams it will be the 2016 EBA Nations Cup in Coleraine also in October.

MENS 'A' TEAM
MENS B2 TEAM
SENIORS A TEAM
MASTERS 'A' TEAM

To apply for any of the said posts, send in your name to nipablackball@yahoo.co.uk outlining why you want the post, what you can bring to the post and any previous experience that you deem relevant.

Application window open from now until 16th March 2016

2016 NIPA Interleague


Invitations have been emailed out to affiliated Leagues for our 2016 Interleague events. Any League Secretary or NIPA representitive who hasn't received said invite please contact Robert on 07970 450050.

This years Competitions will be hosted by Carrick & District Pool League and held in the Nortel Social Club in Newtownabbey on 27th & 28th February

In the photo
Current A Team Champions -  Larne & District League

NIPA 3 A Sides



Congratulations to Shaun McAlister, Rab Butler and Dean McDonagh on winning the NIPA 3 A Sides. The competition was held in the Q.Club on Sunday 3rd January. The trio were very solid throughout and in the final they defeated Lenny Swan, Joe Patton and Alan Johnston by 14-5. The win is particularly sweet for Butler as in only the second year of the event he has been on the winning side both times

NIPA 3 A SIDES


Live result updates from the Q.CLUB, Larne - Sunday 3rd January

LAST 8 
HASBEENS 7-14 CHALK ER UP
RENEGADES 14-10 WEE DOLLS
FEATHERS 14-10 Q.CLUB JUNIORS
Q.CLUB LEG ENDS v BYE
SEMI FINALS
CHALK ER UP 14-9 RENEGADES
FEATHERS 14-6 Q.CLUB LEG ENDS
FINAL
CHALK ER UP 14-5 FEATHERS (Race to 14)

HASBEENS - Michael Wilson, Iain Britton, Simon McConnell
CHALK ER UP - Shaun McAlister, Dean McDonagh, Rab Butler
RENEGADES - Paul Harris, Trevor Whiteside, Johnny Mackay
WEE DOLLS - Sara Greenberg, Tasha Magill, Jean McIlroy
FEATHERS - Lenny Swan, Joe Patton, Alan Johnston
Q.CLUB JUNIORS - Aaron Rolston, Ryan Marcus, Glen Ogilby
Q.CLUB LEGENDS - Ryan Scott, Lee Topping, Tyler McKee

PLATE SEMIS
Hasbeens 10-9 Q.Club Juniors
Wee Dolls 8-10 Q.Club Leg Ends
PLATE FINAL
Hasbeens 10-4 Q.Club Leg Ends

Our Condolences



The NIPA would like to offer their condolences to Ivan Christie and the family circle on the passing of Ivan's mother Madeline after a long illness. The funeral will take place at Magheragall Presbyterian Church, 9A School Lane, Lisburn BT28 2NT on Saturday 2nd January at 2.00pm

Our thoughts are with you all at this sad time

3 A Sides change of venue



** PLEASE NOTE **
The NIPA 3 A Sides Event on Sunday 3rd January 2016 has been moved from The Swift, Carrickfergus to the Q.Club, Larne. Registration closing time will now be 12.00 noon instead of 11.00am.

The NIPA 3 A Sides National Championship will take place in the Q.Club, Larne on Sunday 3rd January

What - NIPA 3 A Sides Event
Where - Q.Club, Larne
When - Sunday 3rd January 2016
Time - Registration closes at 12.00 noon sharp, venue open from 11.00am.
Dress code - Yes
Squad - Teams can register up to 4 players
Cost - £10 per person if NIPA Associate Member, £20 per person if not. 2016 Associate Memberships are now due. Players can pay on the day before the first event they enter.otherwise non member rate applies
Teams - No restriction on who can play in any given team except only open to players who are eligible to represent NI at Blackball
Team entry fees -  Pay on the day, no need for advance payment or player names

Top photo, current holders - Dee Irwin, Rab Butler and Chris Carson

T&Cs subject to change.

Membership renewal


NIPA Associate Memberships for 2016 are now due for renewal. Players can pay before they play at the first relevant event they attend. Cost is the same as last year, £15 for Adults and £7.50 for Under 18s. Forms will be available at events or to receive one by email contact us at nipablackball@yahoo.co.uk . Click here for membership details

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone


Wishing everyone a merry Christmas and a very happy and healthy 2016, from the Executive
Committee of the NIPA.

NIPA Seniors Tour


Pictured are the finalists from the NIPA Seniors Tour Event 4 which was held in the Primacy Sports Bar, Bangor on Sunday 13th December. Left, Runner Up Raymond Stockman from Coleraine and winner Sam Newell from Bangor.


Event 5 - Potters, Coleraine
Sunday 10th January

Event 6 - Q.Club, Larne
Sunday 13th March

GRAND FINALS DAY - Q.Club, Larne
Sunday 29th May

Players must play in at least 4 out of 6 events to be eligible to play in Finals Day
Players best 4 scores from a possible 6 count towards final standings.
Seperators/ 1. Points, 2. Highest attendance at events, 3. Frames won at all 6 events


2015-2016 E1 E2 E3 E4 E5 E6 T FW







Sam Newell 0 17 15 17

49 84
John Tennyson 11 15 9 13

48 61
Stephen Johnston 15 11 7 11

44 52
Tristan Scott-Heyes 9 11 11 11

42 50
Alan Corrigan 13 9 9 11

42 45
Steve Massey 9 13 9 9

40 43
Paddy McGivern 11 11 9 9

40 37
Robert Hawkins 9 13 9 7

38 33
Greg Stevenson 7 9 11 11

38 26
Dave Jones 9 9 9 9

36 38
Rab Brown 11 9 9 7

36 33
Raymond Stockman 0 7 13 15

35 53
Marty Goudie 9 0 13 13

35 48
Kenny Geddis 9 9 7 9

34 8
Sara Greenberg 13 0 11 9

33 20
Ellis Martin 7 11 0 9

27 17
Dee Irwin 0 9 17 0

26 33
Tony Tennyson 11 7 0 7

25 24
Daniel Clarke 7 0 9 9

25 9
Gary Johnston 9 7 0 9

25 4
Brian Crilly 17 0 0 7

24 34
Kenny English 0 0 11 7

18 11
Billyjo Browne 9 7 0 0

16 10
Anthony McCorry 0 9 0 0

9 11
Nigel McDowell 0 9 0 0

9 0
Alan Ferguson 0 7 0 0

7 5
Paddy Mulholland 0 7 0 0

7 5
Davy Drysdale  0 7 0 0

7 3
Rodney Patterson 7 0 0 0

7 1