Clitheroe up to third as Northern put to sword

Clitheroe Squash Club got the new year off to a near perfect start with a 3-2 victory over Blackburn Northern 2.

The reliable Simon Latham won 3-0 against Steve Taylor, and Henry Farrer beat Mark Nightingale 3-2.

Matt Lee secured a 3-0 victory over Lee McLoughlin, Ian Crook lost 3-0 to Gary Biggins and Sharon Willis was beaten in the fifth game by John Meadows.

The final score was 16 points to 8 and Clitheroe are up to third in the table.