Champions Flanagan’s Army lose top spot with first defeat

Wanderers beat Flanagan's Army 87-61.
Wanderers beat Flanagan's Army 87-61.

Wanderers are the new leaders in Five Towns Quiz League Division One after inflicting defending champions Flanagan’s Army’s first defeat of the season.

Wanderers won 87-61 and are now level on points with Flanagan’s with a superior points difference.

Division Two leaders Last Orders maintained their 100 per cent record with their 13th straight win by beating Leading Ladies 82-48.

RESULTS - Division 1: Featherstone Phoenix 50, Railwaymen 69; Flanagan’s Army 61, Wanderers 87; G-Fivers 45, The Upton Army 65; RAFA Vulcan Club 54, Olde Taverners 65.

Division 2: Leading Ladies 48, Last Orders 82; Crofton WMC 86, Little ‘Un 34; Rockin’ Gladiators 63, Plough Inn 63; Kippax Ex-Service 67, Golden Lion Dudes 56.

POSITIONS - Division 1: Wanderers played 13, won 12, points 24; Flanagan’s Army 13-12-24; Olde Taverners 13-8-16; Railwaymen 13-7-14; The Upton Army 13-4-8; Featherstone Phoenix 12-4-8; RAFA Vulcan Club (Pontefract) 13-3-6; G-Fivers 12-1-2.

Division 2: Last Orders 13-13-26; Crofton Working Men’s Club 13-11-22; Golden Lion Dudes 13-7-14; Plough Inn 13-6-13; Kippax Ex-Service Club 13-6-12; Rockin’ Gladiators 13-5-11; Leading Ladies 13-2-4; Little ‘Un 13-1-2.