Rugby: Leek 1st XV make it nine from nine to keep pressure on the leaders


LEEK secured their nine successive league win of the season at the expense of high-flying visitors Walsall.

This latest victory keeps Leek (59pts) just four points behind promotion pacesetters Stourbridge Lions (63pts).


Saturday, February 11

Division 2 West (North)

LEEK 21 Walsall 13; Newcastle 27 Kidderminster 25; Old Saltleians 5 Camp Hill 26; Old Yarleians 17 Veseyans 8; Shrewsbury 10 Tamworth 11; Stratford 0 Stourbridge Lions 26.

Division Three West (North)

Cleobury Mortimer 33 Cannock 13; Eccleshall 14 Burntwood 38; Handsworth 14 Telford Hornets 12; Harborne 12 Ludlow 7. Postponed: Clee Hill v Willenhall, Edwardians v UTTOXETER.