SNOOKER: Chris Whitfield gave Ford A their big break in Widnes & District League Division One.
The Motormen hold joint second spot after Whitfield produced a 90-16 win in a 9-0 whitewash of Widnes Cricket Club A.
The Ford team share runners-up position with RAOB A whose 8-1 defeat of Moorfield A was masterminded by Tony Bibby (85-42), Frank Pennington (74-15) and Lee Thomas (71-16).
Division Two's Stadium B (Danny Naughton 93-28 and John Edge 76-24) are immediately behind the leaders in Division Two after a 7-2 victory over Widnes Rec B.
Fiddlers A's 8-1 victory over HGSC B was led by Eddy Szczotok (91-12) and Lee Goulden (83-34).
Big winners in Division Three were Moor-field B, who had an 83-35 frame from Dave Evans in a 9-0 defeat of Widnes Bowling Club. But Hough Green SC A weren't far behind. John Gregory (83-38) and Andy Ryan (81-17) set up Hough Green's 8-1 defeat of Fiddlers B.
Widnes Conservative Club A top Division Four after a 5-4 victory from their derby against their C-team colleagues. Leo Milne won 83-32 and Mark Worrall 72-22.
Village C's 8-1 defeat of Division Five rivals Birchfield included a 70-25 break and 25 clearance by Martin Sheehy.