Flanagan’s Army win Quiz crown

Five Towns Quiz League
Five Towns Quiz League

Flanagan’s Army have won the Five Towns Quiz League’s Division One Championship for the second time in their history after victory in a title deciding match against Wanderers.

The new champions beat the Five Towns’ Quiz League’s most successful ever team by 15 points and at some parts in the match they were 20 points ahead.

Crofton WMC won the bottom two relegation decider to send Vulcan Bombers down to Division Two.

Vulcan Mosquitoes lost to Olde Taverners but finish a creditable third behind the top two teams.

Golden Lion Dudes completed a perfect league season, winning all 18 games to win promotion to Division One. Leading Ladies won another bottom two decider to leave Little ‘Un with the wooden spoon.

Results - Division One: Crofton WMC 68, Vulcan Bombers 58; Flanagan’s Army 79, Wanderers 64; Vulcan Mosquitoes 60, Olde Taverners 67.

Division Two: G-Fivers 61, Rockin’ Gladiators 72; Golden Lion Dudes 71, Railwaymen 67; Leading Ladies 63, Little ‘Un 56.

Final positions:

Division One: Flanagan’s Army played 18-won 15-points 31; Wanderers 18-15-30; Vulcan Mosquitos 18-8-18; Olde Taverners 18-7-15; Crofton WMC 18-5-12; Featherstone Phoenix 18-5-11; Vulcan Bombers 18-4-9.

Division Two: Golden Lion Dudes 18-18-36; Railwaymen 18-13-27; G-Fivers 18-11-23; Rockin’ Gladiators 18-10-20; Kippax Ex-Service Club 18-6-12; Leading Ladies 18-2-5; Little ‘Un 18-1-3.