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Evesham are billiards champions
4:00pm Wednesday 28th May 2014 in Sport
EVESHAM have been crowned the new champions of the Midland Counties Billiards League.
Dean Powell’s side won the title by 11 points from Coventry Parkstone with each of their four players achieving a strike rate in excess of 60 per cent.
Derbyshire side Hartington Royal British Legion were third, followed by Stafford Institute, Nuneaton Atack and Worcester.
A fine second half of the season from Powell, with 13 wins from 15, saw the Evesham captain record the most individual wins of 20 in total.
Tony Baylis, Carl Saidler and Neil Parker completed the Evesham line-up.
Parker won the individual handicap competition, beating Coventry’s Dave Egginton in the final.
He defeated Worcester’s Mick Painter in the semi-final, while Egginton saw off Saidler.
Worcester’s John Smith won the plate event.