To lead, you need to play at High Level

HIGH LEVEL kept their top spot in Division One of the Borders Pool League this week after a last-gasp win over Fleece.

The chasing pack are all closing in, however, with wins for Waverley A over their B team, Nikis A throwing a spanner in the Ship A’s title aspirations and Abbotsford regaining winning ways at Dryburgh.

The second division saw Reivers B go clear with a resounding victory over Reivers A and unbeaten Ship B record there fourth 5-4 win in a row to stay a distant second, Nikis B and Reivers A pushing them close for the number two berth.

Results – Division One: Waverley A (Hawick) 5 Waverley B (Hawick) 4; Ship A (Melrose) 3 Nikis A (Gala) 6; High Level (Hawick) 5 Fleece (Selkirk) 4; Dryburgh (Newtown) 3 Abbotsford (Gala) 6.

Division Two: Bridge (Gala) 9 Red Lion (Kelso) 0; Nikis B (Gala) 4 Ship B (Melrose) 5; Reivers B (Gala) 7 Reivers A (Gala) 2; Reivers C (Gala) 9 White Swan (Kelso) 0.