Wick & District Pool League - Week 9
21st January 2015
Retro1 put in the performance of the night to defeat Bayview1 7-5 in week 9 of the 2014\15 Wick & District Pool League season. In their debut season in division one, Retro1 remain undefeated and sit in third place in the league.
Bayview1 took an early 2-0 lead through wins from Angus Mackay and TeddGunn, but fine play from Alan Steven helped pull one back for Retro. The Lybster side would then take a 5-3 lead, but some excellent teamwork from Retro saw them win the last four frames to win the three points. James Ross and Tam Sutherland combined extremely well in the final frame, producing some outstanding pool, and it was Sutherland who potted a difficult black to clinch victory for Retro1.
Alan Larnachs Crown1 side remain at the top of division one by one point, thanks to an impressive 9-3 away win against Sinclair Bay. Colin Banks' 8-ball total clearance in his doubles frame was the highlight of the night for the Crown side. Camps2 moved up to second spot after an impressive display of pool in their 8-4 derby victory over Camps1.
Ryan Carter's 7-ball clearance got Camps2 off to a good start, but Shane Honeyman pulled one back for Camps1 after defeating Ian McDonald. Camps2 took control of the match and would win the next six frames to win an important three points.
Blackstairs Lounge and The Commercial could not be separated on Monday night, as both came away with a point after a 6-6 draw. Queens Hotel held on to their five point lead at the top of division two, thanks to a hard fought 7-5 win against Bayview2. Retro2 continue their good form this season, and their 7-5 win against Harpers keeps them In second place. Craig Durrand's Seaforth Club side move up to third place in division two, as they cruised to a 10-2 win over Crown2. The other match in division two saw Mountain Dew and the Francis St Club battle it, with the match ending in a 6-6 draw.
Division 1 Results
Camps1 4-8 Camps2
Retro1 7-5 Bayview1
Blackstairs 6-6 Commercial
Sinclair Bay 3-9 Crown1
Division 2 Results
Harpers 5-7 Retro2
Crown2 2-10 Seaforth Club
2015 Wick & District Summer League Final. Suzanne Carter's Camps "1" have won the Wick & District Summer Pool League for the second year in a row after a 12-8 victory against Camps "2" in this years final.
The 2015 Wick & District Summer Pool League Final will be an all Camps Bar affair as Camps "2" earned the draw they needed on Monday night to secure their place in this years final. Defending champions Camps "1" secured their place in the final last week and made sure they finished the league campaign at the top of the table.
Camps Bar "1" have secured a place in the 2015 Wick & District Summer Pool League final after a hard fought 7-5 victory over The Mountain Dew on Monday night. The Mountain side started well thanks some outstanding potting from Philip Hilton as he defeated Ryan Carter 2-0 to help his team take a 3-1 lead.
The big match in week three of the Wick & District Summer Pool League saw Camps1 defeat Retro 8-4 in a top of the table clash. The match was tied at 2-2 in the early stages, after 1-1 draws between Greg Thomson & Dave McGillivray and Tam Sutherland & Shane Honeyman.
Retro & Camps1 are the only teams to retain their 100% record in week two of the Wick & District Summer Pool League, and will go head to head against each other next week. Retro made the trip out to Lybster to play The Commercial, and kept up their winning ways thanks to a 9-3 victory.
The Wick & District Summer Pool League got underway on Monday night, as defending champions Camps "1" got off to a winning start after a hard-fought 7-5 victory against a tough Commercial Side. Ryan Carter, making his debut for Camps "1", won all three of his frames to help his new side earn a 6-5 lead going into the final frame.
Camps Bar "2" players Ryan Carter and Bruce Honeyman have won the Bfest Annual Pairs Championship for the third year in a row. The Blackstairs Lounge hosted the weekend event, where teams had to qualify from the group stages to make it through to the semi finals on the Sunday.
WIck & District Pool league's 2015 Captains Cup Finalists. One of the best Captains Cup finals in recent memory was won by Ryan Cook by six frames to four Left Ryan Cook, Right Ryan Carter.
Queens Hotel are this seasons Wick and District Pool League Division 2 champions, having defeated the Francis Street Club in the league decider. Played in the Seaforth Highlanders Club, this league decider was necessary because both teams finished on the same points with equal frame differences.
Steve Atkins' Bayview1 side have won the 2015 Rockwater Shield for a second time after a hard fought victory over the Queens Hotel. The team from Lybster, having previously won this knockout competition and having been strong contenders in league Division One were most people's strong favourites going in to the final against newly promoted Wick side Queens Hotel and indeed ran out 6-1 winners.
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