Tamworth Youth Club Wiff Waffs increased their lead at the top of division 1 this week with an 8 - 2 win against Netherseales. Jody Bevington and Jack Styring scored a maximum three points each, while Adrian Jones added one for the Wiff Waffs. Title contenders Wilnecote Raiders had their game cancelled. Tamworth Youth Club Wanderers had a 9 - 1 victory over Netherseal Cedar. Andrew Walker was the top Wanderer's player, with three wins. Brian Beer and Matt Satchwell won two games each.
There was a change of leadership at the top of Division 1 this week. A 9 - 1 win for Tamworth Youth Club Wiff Waffs against Curdworth Wheelers Pingers, who were one player down, saw them nudge one point into the lead. Jack Styring and Jody Bevington won both their games for Wiff Waffs and the doubles. Adrian Jones added the final point.
There were 3 matches played in the Division one league this week. The new contenders for the top spot, Tamworth Wheelers Wiff waffs took on Netherseales and secured an 8 - 2 victory, thanks to maximum three game wins for Jody Bevington and Jack Styring. Tamworth Youth Club Wanderers had a high scoring 9 - 1 win over Netherseal Cedar. this time it was Brian Beer and Matt Satchwell who scored three points each
Division 1 leaders Wilnecote Raiders earned another 10 points towards taking the Tamworth title. They beat Tamworth Youth Club wanderers 10 - 0. For Wilnecote, Andy Bache, Ken read andRyan Birbeck all scored a maximum 3 points.
The Tamworth Tournament went ahead yesterday and ran very smoothly, thanks to the skills of Steve Smith Junior in organising the order of play and Steve Smith Senior in doing all the leg work by getting players and umpires to tables as required,
The attendance was much greater this year and if a similar number enter next year we will need a venue with more tables so as to allow time for more matches.