Having won the 1st division title the last 3 years Guiseley ‘A’ had to settle for 2nd place to local rivals Rufford. Despite a great last result for Guiseley against Bramley 26-4, Rufford won away at Farsley 22-8 to win the league by 3 points.
We look forward to doing battle again next season.
In Division 3 Guiseley ‘B’ team finished level with Menston top of the table but just lost out by aggregate. We still win promotion back to division 2 so well done to all the players.
The ‘A’ team are hoping to overturn local rivals Rufford at the top of the Aire-Wharfe Division 1 for the 3rd year running. The last 2 years have seen Guiseley behind Rufford on the last match of the season and Guiseley have managed to get the wins needed to just win the league.
This season is looking tighter than ever but Guiseley did themselves a big favour with a 25-5 win at home to Ilkley whilst Rufford ‘A’ beat their ‘B’ team 20-10. There is now only 4 points in it at the top but Rufford play at home next week whilst Guiseley play away at Rawdon. The week after though, Guiseley play at home to Rufford, there will be lots of twists and turns to come.
The ‘B’ team are 2nd in Division 3 hoping for promotion again to Division 2.
The Saturday ‘B’ team are favourites to win the Bradford Riley league having won at second placed West Royd on Saturday 17-13.
They are now 11 points ahead of West Royd with 1 game in hand. They play West Royd again on Saturday knowing a win will push them closer to the title.
The ‘A’ team got back to form with a 24-6 win against Pudsey ‘B’. They are now 3rd in the Godwin league but have played 1 game more than the teams just below them.
The ‘C’ team are trying to avoid relegation from the Naylor Packaging league, They are currently third from bottom.
The ‘A’ team had a good start at home against Brighouse ‘B’ 22-8. A bad away defeat followed though, losing 25-5 at Littlemoor ‘B’. Next up for the ‘A’ team is at home to Eccleshill ‘B’. Mick Hall is the only player to have won 2 games.
The ‘B’ team have had a good start and are sitting top of the Riley League after 3 games. They started with a fantastic away win of 29-1 at Thornton and have since suffered a 11-19 defeat at Shelf and a 25-5 home win against Crowghyll ‘B’. Norman Lickley is the only player to have won 3 out of 3.
The ‘C’ team have only played 2 games and have won 1 and lost 1. Corinne Dixon is the only player to have won 2 out of 2.
Guiseley ‘A’ and ‘B’ have both made strong starts to the Monday evening leagues.
The ‘A’ team have won 4 out of 4 games, averaging over 20 points a match but are 2 points from Rufford ‘A’ at the top. Graham Oliver, Mick Hall and Paul Hill are as yet unbeaten. We have a hard game tonight away at Ilkley.
The ‘B’ team are leading division 3 with a perfect 4 wins from 4 games averaging over 21 points per game. Margaret Wood and Colin Matthewman have won all 4 games. The ‘B’ team will be hoping for another win tonight at home to Ilkley ‘B’.
The ‘B’ team won by just a few points on Saturday against Horton at Hove Edge to reach the next round of the Hutchinson Cup.
A skippers innings from Andy Baxter brought home the win, winning to 9 as last man.