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Highlights Week 22

Division 1:- Greyhound made it four wins out of four with their victory over Helenians, John Wilson scored 21 for the winners and Mike Flaherty replied with the same score for Helenians. 15 points from Darren Martin helped Unison overcome Newburgh Lions.  21 points from Paul Prior secured Ormskirk Tennis Club’s win over Squigglers for whom Barry Marshall scored 20. In the other game Whippet beat Robin Hood.

Division 2 :- 14 points from Ann Frank enabled Gang of Four’s win over Ormskirk Farmers, 13 points each from Bill Gerrard and Francis Williams helped Abbey Sinners’ overcome Ormskirk Theatre Company. 17 points from Steve Garrett wasn’t quite enough for Legion Lions to beat Aughton Institute.

Merseyside Challenge Cup

The final of the Merseyside Challenge Cup will be between two Ormskirk teams, Colly Wobblers (the holders) and Unison. Colly Wobblers beat Yarboroughs (Warrington) 47-42 thanks to 15 from Pat Gibson. Unison beat fellow Ormskirk team Greyhound 49-44 with Darren Martin scoring 19. The final will be held at the MQL Finals Night on May 16th at Unison.

Don Liptrot Trophy

Round 1 Monday March 26 (amended)

1 Parbold Exiles (25) v Squigglers (11)

2 Colly Wobblers (0) v Rugby Hounds (10)

3 Ormskirk Tennis Club (12) v Aughton Institute (30)

4 Bye v Bye

5 Abbey Saints (12) v Helenians (9)

6 Ormskirk Theatre Company (18) v Abbey Sinners (12)

7 Unison (2) v Bye

8 Bye v Bye

President’s Challenge

Ormskirk concluded a successful season in the Shield with a runner up place in the Challenge for the top four teams. In the semi final Wirral were beaten 50-35, with Bill Gerrard contributing 19 of the points. The final saw a defeat to a very strong Warrington team by 38-45 with all four players scoring between 8 and 11. Well done to all players in the squad.

Highlights Week 21

Division 1:- 18 points from Andy Francis and 16 from John Wilson helped Greyhound secure a victory over Colly Wobblers for whom Pat Gibson scored 16. Greyhound have won all three matches and are top of the group. Newburgh Lions earned their first win, thanks to 19 points each from Jim Maloney and Colin Shaw, beating Helenians, Dave Boyd contributing 18 to their score.  Despite 16 from Paul Prior, Ormskirk Tennis Club’s run of wins was interrupted by Rugby Hounds for whom David Hodgson scored 18. 18 points from Barry Marshall saw Squigglers overcome a three man Whippet team.

Division 2 :- Steve Pilkington with 13 points led the scoring for Abbey Sinners who overcame Ormskirk Farmers, for whom Dave Berrington also scored 13. Despite 16 points from Rob Green, Benchwarmers lost to Parbold Exiles.  Abbey Saints, thanks to 13 from Barbara Flaherty, had the narrowest of wins over Ormskirk Theatre Company.  Newcomers Douglas Valley Lions gained their first win by beating Legion Lions. 

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