Quiz champions bag 12th straight win

Flanagan's Army defeated Featherstone Phoenix 73-65.
Flanagan's Army defeated Featherstone Phoenix 73-65.

Defending champions Flanagan’s Army retained top spot in Five Towns Quiz League Division One with their 12th straight win.

Unbeaten Flanagan’s defeated Featherstone Phoenix 73-65 to stay two points clear of closest rivals Wanderers who beat Railwaymen 78-65.

Third-placed Olde Taverners achieved a 77-66 victory over The Upton Army and RAFA Vulcan Club pipped bottom team G-Fivers 65-59.

Featherstone’s Last Orders stayed on course for the Division Two championship.

They made it 12 wins from 12 matches by defeating South Elmsall team Little ‘Un 97-37.

They remain four points clear of second-placed Crofton WMC who beat Leading Ladies 87-53.

Golden Lion Dudes were 72-66 winners against Plough Inn and Kippax Ex Service came out on top 69-63 against Rockin’ Gladiators.

RESULTS - Division 1: Flanagan’s Army 73, Featherstone Phoenix 65; Olde Taverners 77, The Upton Army 66; RAFA Vulcan Club 65, G -Fivers 59; Wanderers 78, Railwaymen 65.

Division 2: Crofton WMC 87, Leading Ladies 53; Golden Lion Dudes 72, Plough Inn 66; Kippax Ex-Service 69, Rockin’ Gladiators 63; Little ‘Un 37, Last Orders 97.

POSITIONS - Division 1: Flanagan’s Army played 12, won 12, points 24; Wanderers 12-11-22; Olde Taverners 12-7-14; Railwaymen 12-6-12; Featherstone Phoenix 11-4-8; The Upton Army 12-3-6; RAFA Vulcan Club 12-3-6; G-Fivers 11-1-2.

Division 2: Last Orders 12-12-24; Crofton WMC 12-1-20; Golden Lion Dudes 12-7-14; Plough Inn 12-6-12; Rockin’ Gladiators 12-5-10; Kippax Ex Service 12-5-10; Leading Ladies 12-2-4; Little ‘Un 12-1-2.