Hartlepool’s Westbourne B moved a step closer in clinching the title of Division 2 in the Cleveland & District Summer Table Tennis League last week when they scored a 9-1 victory over Ormesby D. Andy Greason and Alan Price were the stars for Westbourne with both scoring hat tricks, whilst David Hutchinson won 2 only losing to Ormesby cadet Eve Witterick by three games to one.
The teams in 2nd and 3rd place in the table Northfield B and Nunthorpe B cost each other points in the 7-3 Northfield B victory. Tom Webster was the star of this match for Northfield B scoring a hat trick whilst Lee Russell won two. Barbara Kearney provided most of the opposition with two wins beating both Gary Whittle and Lee Russell in 5 games. David Hildreth won one beating Gary Whittle and played a very close match with Tom Webster at 11-8 in the decider.
Northfield B maintained their interests in the Championship with a very comfortable 10-0 victory over Ormesby F.
These results with just two matches to play give Westbourne B a slender lead with 132 points from 16 matches, whilst Northfield B are on 129 points and Nunthorpe B with 123.