Veterans League News
In our weekly preview of fixtures in the Veterans 6-Man League we look at what teams need what to confirm promotion or win the title or even to avoid relegation. Wide open at the top and bottom of Section A. Neck and neck race between two teams for the Section B title and any 2 from 5 to be relegated. The Section C title has already been claimed and only the second promotion place has still to be resolved. Here are the details:
Title - Any one of the top 4 teams can still win the title but 11 points from their last two fixtures will guarantee the title for Shepley 'A'.
Relegation - Any two of the bottom 5 teams can still be relegated although 4 points from 2 matches will guarantee safety for Crosland Moor.
Title - Honley Con and Golcar C&BC are locked together on 67 points well ahead of third-placed Skel Windmill 'B'. Honley Con have the easier looking run-in with matches against two bottom three sides, Meltham (h) and Primrose Hill Lib (a) whilst Golcar C&BC have to go to Skel Windmill 'A' and have a home match versus second from bottom Golcar Lib.
Promotion - Honley Con and Golcar C&BC need 2 points from their final two fixtures to confirm their promotion.
Relegation - Primrose Hill Lib are already relegated. Clayton West and Meltham need 2 points each from their final two matches to condemn Golcar Lib to relegation.
Title - Slaithwaite are the Section Champions
Promotion - Slaithwaite are already promoted and will be joined by Holmfirth 'A' if they get 2 points from their final 2 matches.
Wooden Spoon - has already gone to Shepley 'B'.