Carleton’s lead is reduced

PONTEFRACT Cue Club A, who are bottom of Castleford and District Snooker League Section C,  recorded a much-needed win by beating Garforth WMC A 6-4. Cue Club's line up is (left to right) Steve Roebuck, Carl Wright, Sam Townend and Pete Carrigan.
PONTEFRACT Cue Club A, who are bottom of Castleford and District Snooker League Section C, recorded a much-needed win by beating Garforth WMC A 6-4. Cue Club's line up is (left to right) Steve Roebuck, Carl Wright, Sam Townend and Pete Carrigan.

SECTION C leaders Carleton A slipped to a 6-4 defeat at Garforth Liberals D in Castleford and District Snooker League.

Second-placed Pontefract Cue Club E cut the gap at the top to two points by beating Pontefract Cue Club G 8-2.

Section A pacesetters Garforth WMC B were held to a 5-5 draw by bottom team Green Bowling A.

Section B leaders Garforth CC A won 8-2 at Progressive B.

Garforth are one point ahead of Pontefract Bowling A who thrashed Pontefract Cue Club B 10-0.

RESULTS - Section A: Garforth WMC C 2, Pontefract Social A 8; Green Bowling A 5, Garforth WMC B 5; Ponte Cue Club C 8, B and S Sports Club A 2; Prince of Wales B 4, Elmet A 6; Roundhill A 8, Rothwell WMC A 2; Smawthorne A 8, Swillington Welfare D 2; Smawthorne D 2, Garforth Libs B 8.

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

Section C: Edward B 6, Prince of Wales A 4; Garforth Libs D 6, Carleton A 4; Garforth WMC A 4, Ponte Cue Club A 6; Knottingley Cons B 6, Ponte Bowling B 4; Ponte Cue Club D 6, Green Bowling B 4; Ponte Cue Club E 8, Ponte Cue Club G 2; Rockware C 2, St Joseph’s B 8; Swillington Welfare B 8, Garforth WMC D 2.

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

POSITIONS - Section A: Garforth WMC played 12, points 83; Garforth Libs B 12-72; Roundhill A 12-70; Ponte Cue Club C 12-68; Smawthorne A 12-64; Elmet A 12-64; Rothwell WMC A 12-60; Swillington Welf D 12-60; Smawthorne D 12-58; Kippax Central B 11-52; Ponte Cue Club F 11-52; B and S Sports Club A 12-52; Garforth WMC C 12-50; Prince of Wales B 12-50; Ponte Social A 11-48; Green Bowling A 11-37.

Section B (all played 12 matches): Garforth CC A 77; Ponte Bowling A 76; St Joseph’s A 74; Smawthorne B 72; Great Preston A 70; Swillington Welf C 70; Carleton B 66; Ladybalk A 66; Progressive B 12-64; NADS A 12-62; Townville A 12-58; Rockware B 12-50; Castleford SSC A 12-47; Ponte Cue Club B 12-42; Ponte Cons A 12-33; Smawthorne C 12-33.

Section C (all played 12 matches): Carleton A 76; Ponte Cue Club E 74; Ponte Cue Club D 72; Swillington Welf B 68; Knottingley Cons B 68; Edward B 68; Prince of Wales A 64; St Josephs B 64; Ponte Cue Club G 64; Rockware C 62; Garforth Libs D 48; Garforth WMC D 44; Ponte Bowling B 40; Ponte Cue Club A 36.

Section D: Swillington Social A 11-75; Swillington Welf A 11-74; Garforth CC B 11-70; Progressive A 11-68; Ponte Cons B 11-68; Ponte Social B 11-65; Great Preston B 11-60; Swillington Social B 12-53; Prince of Wales C 11-50; Knottingley Cons A 10-46; Townville B 11-45; Kippax Ex-Serv A 12-42; Rockware A 11-42; YMCA A 11-42; Kippax Ex-Serv B 11-30.