Unbeaten Golden Lion clinch title with 15th straight win

Golden Lion beat Kippax Ex-Service Club 70-54.
Golden Lion beat Kippax Ex-Service Club 70-54.

GOLDEN Lion Dudes clinched the Five Towns Quiz League Division Two title with their 15th successive win by beating Kippax Ex-Service Club 70-54.

Dudes are nine points clear at the top.

Division One title chasers Flanagans Army won 66-53 at Featherstone Phoenix and are two points ahead of second-placed Wanderers who have a match in hand.

RESULTS - Division 1: Crofton WMC 57, Olde Taverners 65; Featherstone Phoenix 53, Flanagan’s Army 66; Vulcan Bombers 68, Vulcam Mosquitoes 51.

Division 2: G-Fivers 64, Little ‘Un 31; Kippax Ex-Service 54, Golden Lion Dudes 70; Rockin’ Gladiators 63, Leading Ladies 46.

POSITIONS - Division One: Flanagan’s Army played 15, won 13, points 26; Wanderers 14-12-24; Vulcan Mosquitoes 14-7-15; Olde Taverners 14-5-11; Featherstone Phoenix 15-5-10; Crofton WMC 15-4-9; Vulcan Bombers 15-3-7.

Division Two: Golden Lion Dudes 15-15-30; Railwaymen 14-10-21; G-Fivers 15-10-21; Rockin’ Gladiators 15-6-14; Kippax Ex-Service Club 15-5-10; Leading Ladies 14-1-3; Little ‘Un 14-1-3.

Flanagan’s Army visit Golden Lion Dudes and Wanderers host Railwaymen in the Knock-out Cup semi-finals. Crofton WMC are home to Vulcan Bombers and Rockin’ Gladiators visit Vulcan Mosquitoes in the Plate Knock-out semi-finals. Ties will be played on April 9.