Three of our players got through to the last 32, and two of them will meet in that round. Netherseal’s Dan Petcher beat Andy Hayes 15, while Jon Palmer of Castlefields got past Willie Owen 14, and the two will meet in the last 32. Paul Evans of Willenhall Nordley defeataed West Brom FSC’s Chris Watts 18 from 15-8 down to get through to a last 32 clash with Dave Lunn. Castlefields’ Rich Goddard lost out 18 to Phil Lee, while Matt Hocknull of West Brom FSC dipped out 20 to Darren Naylor and James Cosgrave of Ward End Cons lost 9 to Kevan Shaw.
Over at Brighouse and Callum Wraight from Castlefields got through his first game 2 against Tom Gasson, before losing a 20-13 lead versus Ben Stapleton in his next round. Elliot McGuinness of the George also won his first game comfortably against Gerald Merry 5, before dipping out 19 to Stuart King after coming back from 19-14 down. His team mate Greg Smith lost out to Tommy Johnstone 15.