South West Donegal Darts

South West Donegal Darts

Its Knockout Cup final weekend and we will have a new name on the cup this season when O'Donnell's who lost last year’s final to Kilcar House and last won the cup in 1978 (named Michael Hughies at the time) play John The Miners who are in their first season in the league. This promises to be a great night of darts and you are all welcome to come and support our SWDDL Knockout Cup final which this year is in O’Donnell’s.

Cope House 2 O’Donnell’s 5

O’Donnell’s remain top of the league with just one match to play following a 5-2 win in Killybegs, it was 1-1 after the doubles and John Menchia beat Wilfie Milsop in the two pointer.

John The Miners 5 Glenhead 2

This match was also 1-1 after the doubles, Adrian Byrne beat Martin Boyle in the two pointer and he had a 100 checkout, Kenneth Byrne had a 180 for the visitors and James Bracken had 1116 and 104 checkouts in his match.

P W L F A Pts

O’Donnell’s. . . 9 7 2 46 17 46

John Miners. 10 7 3 46 24 46

Kilcar House . . 7 6 1 37 12 37

John Eoinins. . 7 2 5 19 30 19

John Miners B. 8 1 7 14 42 14

Cope House . . . 9 2 7 13 50 13


Friday 4th March

Kilcar House v John Eoinins

Saturday 5th

2016 Knockout Cup Final

O’Donnell’s v John The Miners in O’Donnell’s

Friday 11th March

Kilcar House v O'Donnell's

John the Miners B v John Eoinins

Last league matches to be played on the 11th as the shield semi-finals are on the following weekend which are 1 v 4 and 2 v 3.

Kilcar House v John the Miners B and John Eoinins v Cope House I suggest these could be played on Wednesday 9th March if it suites if not then arrange it for another night, thanks.

2016 Leo Molloy Darts

Tickets are now for sale in Kilcar House and online for the 2016 Leo Molloy darts tournament on Saturday March 12th in Kilcar. Ladies competition also on the day see our Facebook page of for more information or contact James at 086-9969256.

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