Flanagan’s Army go clear at top

Five Towns Quiz League
Five Towns Quiz League

Flanagan’s Army took advantage of rivals Wanderers having a bye week as they went two points clear at the top of Division One of the Five Towns Quiz League.

They maintained their 100 per cent record with their fifth victory, but were involved in a close match as they edged it 70-69 against RAFA Vulcan Club.

The other two games in the top division were also closely contested with Olde Taverners winning 73-69 against Last Orders and Railwaymen beating Featherstone Phoenix 71-63. Both teams were winning for the first team this season.

Division Two leaders Golden Lion Dudes made it five wins from five as they defeated the previously unbeaten Crofton WMC 66-61.

Third-placed Kippax Ex-Service were comfortable 72-53 winners against Rockin’ Gladiators while G-Fivers won a close match, 69-63 away to Little ‘Un.


Division One: Featherstone Phoenix 63, Railwaymen 71; Olde Taverners 73, Last Orders 69; RAFA Vulcan Club 69, Flanagan’s Army 70; Wanderers - bye.

Division Two: Golden Lion Dudes 66, Crofton WMC 61; Kippax Ex-Service 72, Rockin’ Gladiators 53; Little ‘Un 63, G-Fivers 69; Leading Ladies - bye.


Division One: Flanagan’s Army played 5 - won 5 - points 10; Wanderers played 4-4-8; RAFA Vulcan Club 5-3-6; Olde Taverners 4-1-2; Last Orders 4-1-2; Railwaymen 4-1-2; Featherstone Phoenix 4-0-0.

Division Two: Golden Lion Dudes played 5 - won 5 - points 10; Crofton WMC 5-4-8; Kippax Ex-Service 4-2-4; G-Fivers 4-2-4; Rockin’ Gladiators 4-1-2; Leading Ladies 4-1-2; Little ‘Un 4-0-0.