Jun 29 2012 by Mike WIlson, Kilmarnock Standard
AYRSHIRE north are through to the quarter-finals of the counties championship for the Hamilton Trophy, but Ayrshire south have missed out.
North beat Clackmannan and Kinross 124-102 to clinch the west section and now meet West Lothian at Vale of Leven on July 7.
Scores: Ian Galloway 24, A. Murray 15; Paul Foster 23, J. Flannagan 13; Scott Stevenson 19, S. Allan 13; Alan Rogerson 24, I. Inglis 16; Darren O'Rourke 24, A. Morrison 21; Jim Hume 10, S. Dalrymple 24..
Ayrshire south returned to winning ways when they beat Glasgow East 119-101 at Seafield. But it wasn’t enough to qualify as they finished on the same points as Dumfries but with 11 shots fewer.
Ayrshire under 25s lost 125-120 to Lanarkshire at West Kilbride. Lanarkshire will progress to the semis if they beat Glasgow this weekend.
Scores: Craig Cobbledick 21, G. McMillan 17; Kevin Boyd 22, S. Baxter 27; Alistair McCallum 22, M. O'Hagan 27; Scott Wilson 19, S. Leghorn 18; Lee McCulloch 21, S. McInally 11; Allan Aitken 15, C. Brown 25.