Burns sides cueing up behind leaders

THE battle of the Burns Club continued this week, with the two Hawick teams proving inseparable when playing each other.

A 3-3 draw keeps the Hawick A and B sides in second and third places respectively on the Borders Snooker League table with the town’s Tories stamping their dominance at the top with a 6-0 win over Selkirk A.

Week 9 results: Hawick Conservative Club A 6 Selkirk A 0; Innerleithen 0 Border Club 6; Hawick Burns Club B 3 Hawick Burns Club A 3; Selkirk B 2 Jedburgh Legion 4; St Boswells 4 Hawick Conservative Club B 2.

League positions: 1, Hawick Con A 38; 2,Hawick Burns A 31; 3, Hawick Burns B 26; 4, Jedburgh Legion 22; 5, Border Club 19; 6, Selkirk A 17; 7, Selkirk B 17; 8, St Boswells 17; 9, Hawick Con B 11; 10, Innerleithen 6.