St Joseph’s hand out hammering

St Joseph's won 10-0.
St Joseph's won 10-0.

St Joseph’s A stepped up their Castleford and District Snooker League Section B title bid by trouncing Smawthorne B 10-0.

Pontefract team St Joseph’s climbed to second place, level on points with Swillington Welfare C and Progressive B.

They are 10 points adrift of leaders Pontefract Cue Club E who lost 8-2 to Rockware B.

Section A leaders Great Preston A won 8-2 at Kippax Central B and Swillington Welfare D climbed to second by beating Pontefract Cue Club F 8-2.

Ladybalk A slipped to sixth place after losing 8-2 to Pontefract Bowling A.

Section C pacesetters Garforth WMC D beat Garforth WMC A 6-4 in a top of the table clash.

Third-placed Rockware C maintained their challenge with a 6-4 victory over Featherstone A.

Rockware C are just one point ahead of Pontefract Cue Club D who beat Queen Victoria 8-2.

In Section D, Kippax Ex Serv A, Townville B and Pontefract Bowling B all collected maximum points.

Leaders Pontefract Cue Club A achieved a 6-4 victory against bottom team Pontefract Social who have won only two league games this season.

Strugglers St Joseph’s B lost 8-2 at Swillington Social B.

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

Section B: Carleton B 6, Smawthorne A 2; Knottingley Cons B 8, Garforth CC A 2; Ponte Cue Club E 2, Rockware B 8; Ponte Social A 8, Ponte Cue Club G 4; St Joseph’s A 10, Smawthorne A 0; Swillington Welfare C 8, NADS A 2; Townville A 8, Ponte Cue Club B 2.

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

Section D: Garforth CC B 8, Knottingley Cons A 2; Great Preston B 0, Kippax Ex serv A 10; Kippax Ex Serv B 0, Townville B 10; Ponte Bowling B 10, Rockware A 0; Ponte Cons B 6, Prince of Wales C 4; Ponte Cue Club A 6, Ponte Social B 4; Swillington Social B 8, St Joseph’s B 2; YMCA A 6, Hopetown WMC A 4.

POSITIONS - Section A: Great Preston A played 14, won 10, points 88; Swillington Welf D 14-10-84; Ponte Cue Club F 14-9-80; Garforth WMC B 14-8-78; Great Preston C 14-9-78; Ladybalk A 14-8-76; Rothwell WMC A 14-6-72; Ponte Cue Club C 14-7-72; Elmet A 14-7-70; Prince of Wales B 14-8-70; B and S Sports Club A 14-5-64; Ponte Bowling A 14-7-64; Green Bowling A 14-5-60; Smawthorne D 14-4-56; Kippax Central B 14-6-56; Roundhill A 14-3-52.

Section B: Ponte Cue Club E 14-10-88; St Joseph’s A 14-8-78; Swillington Welf C 14-9-78; Progressive B 14-9-78; Townville A 14-8-76; Ponte Social A 14-8-76; Ponte Cue Club G 14-6-74; Knottingley Cons B 14-7-74; Smawthorne B 14-7-72; Rockware B 14-7-70; Smawthorne A 14-7-68; Garforth CC A 14-5-66; Garforth WMC C 14-6-60; Carleton B 14-7-58; NADS A 14-5-54; Ponte Cue Club B 14-3-50.

Section C: Garforth WMC D 14-12-90; Garforth WMC A 14-8-82; Rockware C 14-10-79; Ponte Cue Club D 14-8-78; Prince of Wales A 14-9-76; Featherstone A 14-9-76; Carleton A 14-7-74; Queen Victoria 14-7-72; Swillington Welf B 14-6-71; Edward B 14-7-70; Swillington Social A 14-5-66; Ponte Cons A 14-5-60; Swillington Welf A 13-8-60; Smawthorne C 14-5-60; Greenn Bowling B 13-2-44; Progressive A 14-3-42.

Section D: Ponte Cue Club A 14-11-96; Kippax Ex Serv A 14-10-92; Townville B 14-9-86; Rockware A 14-11-82; Ponte Cons B 14-9-80; Kippax Ex Serv B 14-10-80; Prince of Wales C 14-7-74; Ponte Bowling B 14-7-66; Garforth CC B 14-5-64; Knottingley Cons A 14-4-63; Swillington Social B 14-5-60; Hopetown WMC A 14-4-56; YMCA A 14-5-56; Great Preston B 13-5-54; St Joseph’s B 14-6-54; Ponte Social B 13-2-47.