Welcome to Formby and District Snooker League

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Aughton A Gain Ground

Aughton Institute A recorded their first 6-0 win of the season to extend the lead at the top of the table to two points. This was a comprehensive victory over Flanagans for whom Shaun Catterall was the only player to come close to winning a frame. Dave O'Hara secured his first win of the seasion for Aughton whilst Andy Jones overcame Ray Lavelle in his first appearance since 2016. Formby Club B dropped their first point of the campaign at Formby Club A when Chris Connelly lost to a fine effort from Luke Marshall who won on the black after a break of 33 from Chris. Andy Kenyon could have secured a second for the hosts before losing on the black to A Wilcox. There was also an excellent performance from Jimmy Tristram who comfortably dispatched Alan Swift. Northern Club A remain in the hunt after a 4-2 defeat of Our Ladys A. Karl Weeks (35) was on form for Northern whilst Keith Farrington had an emphatic win against Tony Hanaford. Jon Mycek Junior was Our Ladys other wnner with a black ball defeat of Chris Evans. Aughton Institute B maintained their steady start with a 5-1 defeat of Northern Club B. Carl Finlayson (23) and Dave Rimmer (23) both performed well whilst Ian Crane produced some fine long pots against Mark Rimmer to secure the visitors a point.

News from the AGM

  • The opening league matches will take place on Wednesday 12th September and a minutes silence will be observed before these matches to remember Paul Formby who sadly passed away recently.
  • Nine teams have been accepted into the League for the coming season, Aughton Institute A & B, Flanagans, Formby Club A & B, Northern Club A & B and Our Ladys A & B
  • The Harold Mills Trophy will revert to the bottom 6 clubs at the halfway stage.
  • The Mac & Jack Team Pairs Handicap Trophy has been reinstated and will be decided by the aggregate score using individual handicaps.
  • The Joe Rigby Handicap League will consist of two groups with the top two in each group qiualifying for the semi-finals.
  • League fees will be £10 per player without competitions or £12 per player for one or more competitions, there will be no team registration fees.

Formby Timber Champions Trophy Winners 2017/18 Formby Club B

Upcoming Fixtures

Wednesday 17th October

League

Aughton Institute AvFormby Club B
FlanagansvOur Ladys A
Formby Club AvNorthern Club B
Our Ladys BvAughton Institute B

Latest Results

Wednesday 10th October

League

Aughton Institute B4-2Flanagans
Formby Club B2-4Northern Club A
Northern Club B1-5Our Ladys B
Our Ladys A1-5Aughton Institute A

League Table

Team P Pts
Aughton Institute A 5 24
Northern Club A 5 21
Formby Club B 4 19
Aughton Institute B 4 14
Our Ladys A 5 12
Our Ladys B 4 8
Flanagans 4 7
Northern Club B 4 5
Formby Club A 3 4
Full league table 

Highest Breaks

DatePlayerBreak
10th Oct Karl Weeks44
26th Sep Mark Evans43
26th Sep Nigel Barber36
26th Sep Joe Clements35
12th Sep Joe Clements35
3rd Oct Karl Weeks35
3rd Oct Chris Connellyt33
19th Sep Mark Evans31
26th Sep Mark Evans30
10th Oct Rob Wilson30