Horncastle Squash Club’s B team strengthened its position in the top three of Division One of the Lincoln League with a hard earned 3-2 win at Metheringham.
Daniel Wells, Lewis Cheetham and Paul Wilson earned vital wins for Horncastle and the 15 points kept them firmly in the hunt for the title.
Daniel Wells hit top form to win his match 3-0 and Cheetham registered the same score, despite being below his best.
Wilson produced a confident display of place and power to win 3-0.
It wasn’t straightforward for Horncastle, though. Martin Wells went down 3-2 after a long busting battle while Ollie Fixter never really got into his stride and lost 3-0.
The victory followed a rare setback for Horncastle against Eastgate ‘4’.
Ewan Hannam won his game 3-0 but there were defeats for Rob Conningham (2-3) and Katie Wells (1-3).