Leaders held to a draw by clubmates

Pontefract Social A won 8-2 at Swillington Welfare C to move within two points of a play-off spot in Castleford and District Snooker League Section B. Social's team is (left to right)  Jamie Williams, Jack Hart, Stuart Portman and  Hull Kingston Rovers rugby league player Keal Carlile.
Pontefract Social A won 8-2 at Swillington Welfare C to move within two points of a play-off spot in Castleford and District Snooker League Section B. Social's team is (left to right) Jamie Williams, Jack Hart, Stuart Portman and Hull Kingston Rovers rugby league player Keal Carlile.

Castleford and District Snooker League Section A title favourites Pontefract Cue Club F drew 5-5 with clubmates Cue Club C.

Cue Club A are 21 points clear of closest rivals Garforth WMC B who won 8-2 at Great Preston C.

Elmet A and Green Bowling A collected maximum points against B and S Sports Club A and Smawthorne D respectively.

Section B leaders Pontefract Cue Club E won 8-2 at Smawthorne B to move 14 points clear of second-placed Swillinngton Welfare C who lost 8-2 to Pontefract Social A.

Section C pacesetters Garforth WMC A lost 8-2 at Pontefract Cue Club D .

Section D leaders Pontefract Cue Club A won 8-2 at Kippax Ex-Service B.

RESULTS - Section A: B and S Sports Club A 0, Elmet A 10; Great Preston C 2, Garforth WMC B 8; Green Bowling A 10, Smawthorne D 0; Ponte Bowling A 2, Great Preston A 8; Ponte Cue Club C 5, Ponte Cue Club F 5; Prince of Wales B 4, Kippax Central B 6; Rothwell WMC A 6, Ladybalk A 4.

Section B: Garforth CC A 4, Carleton B 6; Garforth WMC C 8, Progressive B 2; NADS A 8, Knottingley Cons B 2; Ponte Cue Club G 8, St Joseph’s A 2; Rockware B 4, Ponte Cue Club B 6; Smawthorne A 4, Townville A 6; Smawthorne B 2, Ponte Cue Club E 8; Swillington Welf C 2, Ponte Social A 8.

Section C: Carleton A 4, Prince of Wales A 6; Featherstone A 2, Smawthorne C 8; Ponte Cons A 4, Green Bowlking B 6; Ponte Cue Club D 8, Garforth WMC A 2; Progressive A 8, Swillington Welf A 2; Queen Victoria 8, Edward B 2; Swillington Social A 4, Swillington Welf B 6.

Section D: Hopetown WMC A 8, Kippax Ex-Serv A 2; Kippax Ex-Serv B 2, Ponte Cue Club A 8; Knottingley Cons A 4, Great Preston B 6; Ponte Social B 6, Ponte Bowling B 4; Prince of Wales C 4, Garforth CC B 6; Rockware A 8, Swillington Social B 2; St Joseph’s B 2, YMCA A 8; Townville B 8, Ponte Cons B 2.

POSITIONS - Section A: Ponte Cue Club F played 27, won 20, points 179; Garforth WMC B 27-16-158; Swillington Welf D 26-17-152; Great Preston A 27-16-150; Rothwell WMC A 27-14-145; Ladybalk A 27-13-138; Great Preston C 27-13-136; Kippax Central B 27-15-136; B and S Sports Club A 27-13-132; Green Bowling A 27-13-132; Elmet A 27-13-128; Ponte Cue Club C 27-11-126; Prince of Wales B 27-11-118; Ponte Bowling A 27-12-116; Smawthorne D 27-9-104; Roundhill A 26-7-100.

Section B: Ponte Cue Club E 27-20-170; Swillington Welf C 27-18-156; Smawthorne B 27-16-146; Ponte Cue Club G 27-12-144; Smawthorne A 27-15-144; Townville A 27-14-142; St Joseph’s A 27-15-142; Knottingley Cons B 27-13-140; Ponte Social A 27-14-140; Carleton B 27-16-130; Rockware B 27-12-128; Progressive B 27-14-128; Garforth CC A 27-9-120; Garforth WMC C 27-11-114; NADS A 27-10-112; Ponte Cue Club B 27-7-104.

Section C: Garforth WMC A 27-17-169; Garforth WMC D 26-21-166; Prince of Wales A 27-20-166; Rockware C 26-17-152; Ponte Cue Club D 27-16-148; Queen Victoria 27-15-144; Swillington Welf B 27-12-135; Swillington Welf vA 27-16-135; Edward B 27-13-134; Carleton A 27-12-126; Featherstone A 27-11-120; Smawthorne C 27-10-119; Progressive A 27-12-110; Ponte Cons A 26-8-108; Swillington Social A 26-7-102; Greenn Bowling B 27-6-98.

Section D: Ponte Cue Club A 27-21-186; Townville B 27-17-166; Ponte Cons B 27-18-162; Kippax Ex-Serv A 27-17-160; Kippax Ex-Serv B 27-17-154; Great Preston B 27-15-138; Hopetown WMC A 27-13-136; Swillington Social B 27-15-136; Rockware A 27-16-134; Garforth CC B 27-11-130; Knottingley Cons A 27-10-121; Prince of Wales C 27-10-116; Ponte Bowling B 27-10-110; St Joseph’s B 27-10-108; YMCA A 27-9-102; Ponte Social B 27-6-101.