Carleton’s big win lifts them to top

Pontefract Cue Club G beat St Joseph's B 10-0 to climb to third place in Castleford and District Snooker League Section  C.
Pontefract Cue Club G beat St Joseph's B 10-0 to climb to third place in Castleford and District Snooker League Section C.

Carleton A snatched top spot in Castleford and District Snooker League Section C by trouncing Pontefract Bowling B 10-0.

It put Carleton one point clear of Pontefract Cue Club E who lost 6-4 at Garforth Liberals D.

The top two teams in Section A both lost.

Leaders Garforth WMC B went down 6-4 at Pontefract Social A but second-placed Pontefract Cue Club C failed to capitalise because they were beaten by Prince of Wales C.

Section B pacesetters Pontefract Bowling A lost 6-4 to Castleford SSC A.

Second-placed Great Preston A cut the gap at the top to eight points by defeating Ladybalk A 8-2.

RESULTS - Section A: B and S Sports Club A 2, Green Bowling A 8; Garforth WMC C 2, Roundhill A 8; Kippax Central B 6, Smawthorne D 4; Ponte Cue Club C 2, Prince of Wales B 8; Ponte Cue Club F 8, Swillington Welf D 2; Ponte Social A 6, Garforth WMC B 4; Rothwell WMC A 10, Elmet A 0; Smawthorne A 2, Garforth Libs B 8.

Section B: Garforth CC A 8, NADS A 2; Great Preston A 8, Ladybalk A 2; Ponte Bowling A 4, Castleford SSC A 6; Ponte Cons A 8, Progressive B 2; Smawthorne B 0, Smawthorne C 10; St Joseph’s A 0, C arleton B 10; Swillington Welf C 8, Rockware B 2; Townville A 2, Ponte Cue Club B 8.

Section C: Carleton A 10, Ponte Bowling B 0; Edward B 10, Swillington Welf B 0; Garforth Libs D 6, Ponte Cue Club E 4; Garforth WMC A 4, Garforth WMC D 6; Green Bowling B 6, Knottingley Cons B 4; Ponte Cue Club G 10, St Joseph’s B 0; Prince of Wales A 6, Ponte Cue Club A 4.

Section D: Kippax Ex Serv A 6, Ponte Cons B 4; Knottingley Cons A 2, Great Preston B 8; Prince of Wales C 8, Garforth CC B 2; Rockware A 8, Swillington Social B 2; Swillington Welf A 6, Kippax Ex Serv A 4; YMCA A 2, Ponte Social B 8.

POSITIONS - Section A (all played 18 matches): Garforth WMC B 113 points; Ponte Cuer Club C 106; Ponte Cue Club F 104; Garforth Libs B 104; Roundhill A 100; Rothwell WMC A 98; Kippax Cedntral B 98; Swillington Welf D 92; Smawthorne A 88; Elmet A 86; Smawthorne D 84; Prince of Wales B 82; B and S Sports Club A 80; Ponte Social A 76; Green Bowling A 69; Garforth WMC C 60.

Section B (all played 18 matches): Ponte Bowling A 124; Great Preston A 116; Garforth CC A 105; Swillington Welf C 100; Progressive B 100; Ladybalk A 98; Carleton B 96; NADS A 92; St Joseph’s A 92; Townville A 87; Smawthorne B 86; Rockware B 83; Ponte Cue Club B 78; Castleford SSC A 71; Smawthorne C 61; Ponte Cons A 51.

Section C: Carleton A played 18, points 113; Ponte Cue Club E 18-112; Ponte Cue Club G 108; Knottingley Cons B 106; Swillington Welf B 101; Edward B 98; Prince of Wales A 18-90; Ponte Cue Club D 17-88; Garforth WMC A 18-88; St Joseph’s B 18-88; Green Bowling B 18-84; Garforth Libs D 18-82; Rockware C 17-80; Garforth WMC D 18-76; Ponte Bowling B 18-58; Ponte Cue Club A 18-58.

Section D: Swillington Welf A 17-108; Progressive A 16-102; Garforth CC B 17-98; Swillington Social A 15-97; Ponte Social B 17-89; Knottingley Cons A 16-88; Ponte Cons B 16-84; Great Preston B 16-82; Prince of Wales C 17-78; Swillington Social B 17-77; Rockware A 17-76; Kippax Ex Serv A 17-72; YMCA A 17-72; Townville B 16-67; Kippax Ex Serv B 15-40.