Exmouth Snooker League led by Number Nine B

PUBLISHED: 09:01 27 March 2014 | UPDATED: 09:01 27 March 2014

Snooker generic picture

Snooker generic picture

Archant

Number Nine B tightened their hold on the Exmouth Snooker League with consecutive wins over two Police Social Club teams.

Dave McCarthy 63-40, Russell Frame 80-68 and Johnathan Duck 71-38 out-stripped their nearest rivals, Police C, before John Anderson 62-28 and John Evens 49-40 reduced the losing margin to a single point.

Police B were 2-1 ahead of the defending champions through Bob Horton 49-24 and Tom Caygill 79-51, but, let the lead ebb away as Chris Sharland 58-35, Tim Thorn 52-32 and John Sharland 64-31 made home table advantage count.

Police C remained in second place after Ray Sturman 70-28 and John Parrott 68-65 were level after four frames with Iain Callander 72-27 and Tim Parker 53-27 of the Number Nine A. John Anderson was awarded the deciding point as the Number Nine had no fifth player.

Number Nine A had all five players present away at the Police B, where Dennis Robb 62-30 and Tim Parker 56-31 nullified the lead of Frank Kelsey 77-26 and Phil Rowsell 67-54. But, victory was secured for the home team, on the black, by Tom Caygill 70-61.

Exmouth and Exeter revive the “Battles of the Exe” of yesteryear when the two Leagues meet in the quarter-finals of the Bilby Cup, at the Police Social Club, this coming Saturday (29th) over five frames, starting 7pm.

Latest Table P W Pts

Number Nine B 14 11 43

Police S C C 16 9 42

Number Nine A 16 7 38

Police S C A 15 7 36

East Budleigh C 14 4 33

Police S C B 15 7 32

Highest Break – Russell Frame - 78

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

45 minutes ago

Littleham Primary School were delighted to host a Chance to Shine visit.

Read more
45 minutes ago

Sam Harris and George Greenway demolished Torquay’s top order to put Exmouth on course for a six-wicket win on the Maer, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Read more
08:43

Experienced National League utility back Tom Whelan becomes the first significant signing of the summer as the Cockles aim to strengthen their squad for the forthcoming season.

Read more
08:21

The eighth annual Edge Race Cup, sponsored by Exeter City Futures, took place in Exmouth waters.

Read more
08:11

More than 15,000 Exeter City fans have purchased tickets for the Sky Bet League Two play-off final as of 9.30pm on Tuesday, writes Simon Larkins.

Read more
08:10

Budleigh Salterton AFC brought the final curtain down on the 2016-17 season at the weekend, with their Dinner and Presentation evening at the Greenway Lane clubhouse, writes SpursTom.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:15

Phear Park look forward each year to their annual away day fixture and had to be up early on Sunday in order to catch the team coach, writes Robert Mottershead.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:14

The monthly stableford was played at East Devon on Saturday, writes Paul Willoughby.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:13

A huge crowd enjoyed a day of unbroken sunshine and competitive thrilling horse-racing action at the Dulverton West Point-to-Point, held at Bratton Down last Sunday, writes Donna Harris.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:30

The Supernova Sea Championships ere organised by Exe Sailing Club over the weekend with 37 visiting Supernovas joining eight boats from the home club to make the largest fleet of single handed dinghies seen at Exe for some time, writes Rex Frost.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 19°C

min temp: 11°C

Most Read Sport

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel


Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Find planning applications