Police Social Club A crowned Exmouth Snooker League champions
PUBLISHED: 16:07 14 March 2020 | UPDATED: 16:07 14 March 2020
Police Social Club A were crowned champions of the Exmouth Snooker League after defeating both of their nearest two challengers.
Rob Pow, (57(38)-22), Mike Delahaye (62-34), and (71-42) along with Bob Martin (49-17) lost just frame four to Dion Newcombe (69-48) of the Conservative Club.
Effectively winners with a game to spare, they defeated defending champions, East Budleigh as Mike Delahaye (71-36), Rob Pow (47-12) and Pete Abrahams (66-25) were taken to a deciding frame by Barry Bentley (59-33) and Alan Farrant (67-15).
Runners-up are the Conservative Club with Iain Callander (77-48) and Craig Wilson (68-24) taken to five frames by Bob Alexander (63-61) and John Evens (75-48) on the Police C table. Craig Wilson playing the adopted substitute rule won the decider (42-31) securing second place and relegating East Budleigh to third.
Police B retain the wooden spoon despite Joe Pearcey (59-52), Bob Horton (62-61) and Frank Kelsey (58-22) winning the first three frames against the Police C. With Eric James (65-51) and Terry Brown (52-44) taking the final two, the C team edge out the B for fourth, place thanks to the extra match win.
Final table P W Pts
Police S C A 16 11 49
Conservative Club 16 10 41
East Budleigh 16 8 40
Police SC C 16 6 35
Police SC B 16 5 35
Highest Break - Kev Luxton 48