The Whitby and District Snooker and Billiards League held its annual awards evening at the Whitby Conservative Club.
Players and their partners enjoyed an excellent buffet and bar, and an enthusiastically supported large raffle.
Chairman Chris Wood thanked all the committee for their help in the smooth running of the league and commended the smaller teams.
Although they didn’t win the big prizes, they brought enthusiasm and enjoyment to all their matches.
President Chris Harrison presented the prizes.
Highlight of the year was a close billiards final of high quality,in which Brian Davidson beat Simon Page 250 to 246.
The surprise package was Scott Tait of league champions Staithes B , who, at age 14 , won almost all his matches.
Results, Snooker team Knock-out winners Cons B, runners-up Golf A; Snooker Pairs Cup winners Brian Davidson and Simon Page, runners-up Dave Brown and Dave Upton; Martin Storr Cup winners Brian Davidson, Chris Stead and Mike Sedgewick; runners-up Jack Orrell and Richard and Mark Jackson.
Individual Billiards Cup winner Brian Davidson, runner-up Simon Page; league champions Staithes B, runners-up Cons D; highest break Dave Upton (55 - and he lost the frame).
Player of the year Kieran Mahoney of Staithes B; Snooker Open Individual Cup winner Dave Brown, runner-up Ricky “The Glove” Heseltine; Snooker Individual Handicap Cup winner Mark Jackson; runner-up Gary Davidson.