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Squash: Wigginton close in
11:15am Tuesday 20th March 2012 in Squash
IT SPORTS Wigginton need 35 points from their final three games to clinch the Yorkshire Squash League division one title.
The York side beat hosts Hull 4-1 in their latest fixture to move to the brink of a return to the premier division after a four-year absence.
Youngster Tom Pepper got Wiggy off to a good start, beating Jon Shirley 15-6, 15-7, 15-2.
Manager Ian Tooms beat Hull junior Nathan Kaiser 15-10, 15-6, 15-12, but Ray Burke, the previous week’s match-winner, lost 9-15, 8-15, 15-10, 9-15 to Glyn Saunders.
Captain Jon Duffield secured the win by edging out Hull’s Rich Long 15-11, 11-15, 15-12, 15-12 and Wigginton’s Simon Myring then beat professional Andy Cockerill 15-10, 15-9, 15-8.