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NCU Senior Challenge Cup 1997
NCU Senior Challenge Cup 1997
Final
  • Downpatrick beat NICC by 63 runs
    Downpatrick 244-5 (J Patterson 96, G Ferguson 57) and 174 (R Shilliday 51, D Johnston 6-16)
    NICC 190-6 (S Redpath 61*, S Hutchinson 40) and 165 (P Reid 41)
    Man of the Match: J Patterson (Downpatrick)
Semi-Finals
  • Lurgan 161-9 (N Anderson 76, B Gilliland 6-39) lost to Downpatrick 165-9 (J Patterson 58, P Stafford 3-38) by 1 wicket
  • North Down 181 (J Gilliland 65, J Montgomery 58, P Reid 5-30) lost to NICC 182-7 (R Kennedy 49*, P Jackson 41) by 3 wickets
Quarter-Finals
  • Lurgan 154 beat Cliftonville 144 by 10 runs
  • Downpatrick 292-7 beat Armagh 230-8 by 62 runs
  • NICC 152 beat Bangor 121 by 31 runs
  • North Down 218 beat Dunmurry 66 by 152 runs
2nd Round
  • Bangor 194 beat Woodvale 278 by 16 runs
  • Cliftonville 339-7 beat RUC 146 by 193 runs
  • NICC 212 beat Derriaghy 166 by 46 runs
  • Academy 133 lost to Armagh 134-3 by 7 wickets
  • Dunmurry 264-9 beat Laurelvale 233 by 31 runs
  • Ballymena 160 lost to Lurgan 164-2 by 8 wickets
  • North Down 220 beat Waringstown 217 by 3 runs
  • Lisburn 146 lost to Downpatrick 150-2 by 8 wickets
1st Round
  • Holywood 134 lost to Ballymena 138-3 by 7 wickets
  • Cooke 139 lost to Dunmurry 140-3 by 7 wickets
  • Muckamore 210-9 lost to Lisburn 211-5 by 5 wickets
  • Collegians 79 lost to Laurelvale 80-1 by 9 wickets
  • Lurgan 367-8 beat Cregagh 38 by 329 runs
  • North Down 249-7 beat Instonians 124 by 125 runs
  • Downpatrick 336-7 beat Donacloney 157 by 179 runs
  • Waringstown 247 beat Carrickfergus 192 by 55 runs