Squash: Vale to resume title challenge

Vale 1 will resume their challenge for promotion from Division four North of the North West Counties Squash League in the first match of the new year.

Wednesday, 11th January 2017, 6:00 am

They face their closest rivals, Lancon 1, at home and will be out to avenge the 3-2 defeat suffered in the first game of the season against the police team.

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Vale 1 are second in the table on 124 points – 22 behind leaders, YMCA Thornton 1 – and just one point ahead of the boys in blue.

Vale 2 are currently seventh out of 12 in Division Five North with a 13 point gulf to the team in sixth place.

They will hope to pick up points on Thursday when they play local rivals 3-1-5 Fourths who they beat 5-0 in the opening match of the season.