Glastonbury take giant step closer to first title

Glastonbury B are heading for their first division one league title in the Eastbourne Snooker League following an emphatic 5-0 victory against mid-table team Meads A.

With three matches remaining the Glastonbury B team are nine points ahead of the reigning six time champions Dolphin A who recorded a 4-1 home victory over Bollards.

The Dolphin A missed the clean sweep by surrendering the last frame with a walk over point claimed by Chris Lock.

Glastonbury F were the visitors at the Workingmens Club to face the Workers A team.

The Glastonbury F team pulled off a surprise 3-2 win. The Glastonbury F captain Andy Simpson along with Ian Hunt and Colin Sargent recorded the victories. Peter Abbotts and Martin Wright replied for the Workers A team.

Hailsham MI A consolidated their mid-table position with a 4-1 home win against HMI Rutherfords.

Dan Carr, Steve Jones, Connor McLean and Mark Sciancalepore pocketed the wins with the solitary reply for Rutherfords coming from the skipper Dave Smith 70-20 over Scott McLean.

Angling Club A, who are in danger of relegation this season, fell to a 4-1 home loss at the hands of Polegate Legion A.

Paul Pickett, Mark Saunders, Shaun Murphy, and Gary Jones recorded the winning frames.

Dave Pain prevented the whitewash in the final frame by outpointing Graham Brooker on the black 46-37.

The battle at the lower end of the table saw Polegate Legion B record their 20th consecutive league loss.

Nuthouse B were the victors 3-2 Gary Callingham posting a 53 break during his 69-27 win over Paul Dean.

Barry Pugh outpointed Doug Izzard 53-26 and Dave Lee overcame Neil Weller 57-23. Alan Dean, along with team mate Ian Izzard, replied for the Legion.