Leaders too good for bottom team

Garforth WMC B have a two point lead in Section A.
Garforth WMC B have a two point lead in Section A.
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Section A leaders Garforth WMC B achieved an 8-2 victory at winless bottom team Cas Cue Club in the Castleford and District Snooker League.

Garforth are two points clear of closest rivals Pontefract Bowling A who beat former pacesetters Swillington Welfare C 6-4.

Methley Ex Service A recorded their third win of the season by defeating Swillington Welfare D 8-2.

Garforth WMC D have a six point lead in Section B after winning 8-2 at Carleton B.

Second-placed Garforth CC A won 8-2 at Pontefract Cue Club D and third-placed St Joseph’s A were 6-4 victors at Progressive B.

Section C pacesetters Swillington Social A made it five wins from five matches by defeating Featherstone A 8-2.

Swillington are four points clear of Pontefract Cue Club A, Progressive A, Featherstone A and Queen Victoria.

Bottom team Pontefract Conservatives B are still looking for their first victory of the season after being pipped 6-4 by Carleton A.

Section D leaders Kippax Ex Service A took their tally to 40 points from five matches with an 8-2 success at YMCA A.

Second-placed Garforth CC B maintained their challenge with an 8-2 win against strugglers Great Preston B.

Green Bowling B lost ground on the top two when they slipped to 6-4 defeat at Prince of Wales C.

Swillington Social B climbed to third place by trouncing Knottingley Conservatives A 10-0.

Lowly Pontefract Bowling B suffered an 8-2 defeat against Hopetown WMC A.

RESULTS - Section A: Cas Cue Club 2, Garforth WMC B 8; Great Preston C 4, B and S Sports Club A 6; Green Bowling A 6, Ponte Cue Club F 4; Kippax Central B 4, Elmet A 6; Ladybalk A 4, Smawthorne A 6; Methley Ex Serv A 8, Swillington Welf D 2; Pontefract Cue Club C 8, Pontefract Cue Club F 2; Swillington Welf C 4, Pontefract Bowling A 6.

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

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

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

POSITIONS - Section A: Garforth WMC B played 5, won 4, points 34; Ponte Bowling A 5-4-32; Swillington Welf C 3-2-32; Ponte Cue Club F 5-4-30; Green Bowling A 5-3-30; Methley Ex Serv A 5-3-28; Smawthorne A 5-3-28; Swillington Welf D 5-3-28; Elmet A 5-3-26; B and S Sports Club A 5-3-22; Ladybalk A 5-1-20; Ponte Cue Club E 5-1-20; Kippax Central B 5-2-20; Ponte Cue Club C 5-2-20; Great Preston C 5-1-20; Cas Cue Club 5-0-10.

Section B: Garforth WMC D 5-3-34; Garforth CC A 4-3-28; St Joseph’s A 5-2-27; Ponte Cue Club G 5-2-26; Smawthorne D 5-2-24; Garforth WMC A 5-3-24; Garforth WMC C 5-2-23; Progressive B 4-2-22; Smawthorne B 4-3-20; Carleton B 3-2-16; Townville A 4-1-16; Knottingley Cons B 3-2-14; Ponte Cue Club D 4-1-14; Ponte Cue Club B 4-1-12.

Section C: Swillington Social A 5-5-32; Ponte Cue Club A 5-2-28; Progressive A 5-3-28; Featherstone A 5-4-28; Queen Victoria 5-4-28; Townville B 5-2-26; Swillington Welf A 5-2-26; Swillington Welf B 4-2-22; Smawthorne C 4-2-22; Rockware C 4-2-20; Ponte Cons A 4-2-20; Carleton A 5-1-20; Prince of Wales A 5-1-16; Edward B 4-2-14; Ponte Cons B 3-0-10.

Section D: Kippax Ex Serv A 5-4-40; Garforth CC B 5-4-34; Swillington Social B 5-4-32; Green Bowling B 5-3-32; Ponte Social B 5-3-32; Hopetown WMC A 5-3-30; Rockware A 5-3-26; Prince of Wales C 5-3-24; YMCA A 5-2-24; St Joseph’s B 5-2-22; Knottingley Cons A 5-2-22; Kippax Ex-Serv B 5-3-22; Prince of Wales B 5-2-20; Methley Ex-Serv B 5-1-18; Ponte Bowling B 4-0-10; Great Preston B 4-0-8.