It was a very good day of darts for the 2nd annual Southwest Grand Prix held in Kilcar House on the 12th October.
We had a poor turnout with only 18 entries, but the 18 came to play. There were some very good starts and a few 180s and high finishes, Dermot Maguire had 2 160 starts on the day and also one from Michael Naulty Jr, Anto Gallagher had a 156 just to name a few, many over 100 starts.
Best finish on the day went to Barry Carr who nearly upset Dermot Maguire, best leg of darts went to Michael Naulty Jr with a 12 darter 160, 140, 140, S2, S19, D20 great leg of darts. There was over 10 180s on the day as well.
Prelim matches were:
Raymond Hegarty beat Adrian Byrne 4-1; John Gallagher beat Kenneth Byrne 4-1
First Round: Barry Carr beat David Kennedy 4-1; Kieran Carr beat Raymond Hegarty 4-2; Mike Naulty Sr beat J.P. Byrne 4-0; Kieran Gallagher beat Ken Kennedy 4-1; Anthony Gallagher beat John Con 4-3; Dermot Maguire beat James Byrne 4-1; Michael Naulty Jr. beat Gabriel Byrne 4-1; John Gallagher beat Roger McShane 4-2
Last 8: Dermot Maguire beat Barry Carr 4-3; Anthony Gallagher beat Kieran Gallagher 4-2; Michael Naulty Jr. beat Kieran Carr 4-0; Mike Naulty Sr. beat John Gallagher 4-0
Semi-finals: Michael Naulty Jr. beat Dermot Maguire 5-1; Anthony Gallagher beat Mike Naulty Sr. 5-1
Final: Anthony Gallagher beat Michael Naulty Jr. 7-2
South West Donegal Darts Fixtures
Friday 18th October
Glenhead v O’Donnell’s
Kilcar House v Bridge Bar
Roartys v Teague’s