POOL: Grantham League won by Stingers

League winners GBC Stingers
League winners GBC Stingers

Grantham and District Pool League held its winter season presentation evening at Grantham Snooker and Pool Club, St Peter’s Hill, on Saturday night.

GBC Stingers (pictured) won the league on frame difference, four ahead of GBC Near The Doctors.

League chairman and MC for the evening, Dave Sutton presented all the teams and individuals with their trophies.

Team awards: Premier Division – 1 GBC Stingers, 2 GBC Near The Doctors; First Division – 1 Stagger Inn, 2 Five Bells Wild Ones; Team KO – 1 GBC Stingers, 2 GBC Opposite The Surgery; Mad Hatters, Premier – Ryan Jones (GBC Stingers) 85.71%, First – Andy Abbott (Stagger Inn) 82.61%; Captain’s Cup KO – 1 Andy Pilgrim (Five Bells Wild Ones), 2 Trev Maples (Five Bells Ding Dongs).

Singles awards: Premier – 1 Stuart Gowen, 2 Neil Rouse; First – 1 Andy Abbott, 2 Ross Bland; Second – 1 Luke Bointon, 2 Lee Walton; Singles KO – 1 Stuart Gowen, 2 David Sutton; Mixed Doubles – 1 Cathy Quinn and Kev Healey 3, 2 Bev Green and Jonathan Watson 0; Ladies’ KO – 1 Julie Sutton 3, 2 Julie Swain 0.

Pictured from left, GBC Stingers are Richard Payne, Ryan Jones, Sam Crompton and Ryan Lewis. Absent from the photo are Rob Fox and Brendon McGarvey who also made a big contribution to the team’s success.