The Friars got their revenge on the Austins tonight.
Roy Ellames 0.5 Dave Siddall o.5
Paul Rivers 1 Bill Burgess 0
Bill Henderson 0.5 John Lydon 0.5
James Ovens 0.5 Jack Majeski 1
Well done Friars.
The South Tyne League got under way with a local derby between the Austins and Friars.
George Glover 1 Paul Rivers 0
Bill Burgess 1 Dave Willey 0
John Lydon 1 Alan Little 0
Carlisle Kings got their season going, but unfortunately it was a losing start against a strong Maryport team.
Ian Mackay drew on board 1, but Bill Burgess, Tom Bradford and Dave Willey lost their games.