Archive | Riley Cup

26 November 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Thomas wins Vets, Robson wins Vintage

York and District Veterans and Vintage Championships 2016/17 held at Wigginton Squash Rackets Club Congratulations to Marc Thomas (Veteran) & Paul Robson (Vintage) who are the Y & D Champions for 2016/17. The finals night was a most enjoyable occasion at Wigginton with players from 4 clubs represented. Although a small competition entry , the […]

Continue Reading

10 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Wigginton win Riley Cup after 35 years!

Thirty five years ago, Mike Riley of Wigginton Squash Club donated a magnificent trophy to the Men’s York and District League as a team handicap trophy & this was soon to be followed by the Ladies Riley Rosebowl. Needless to say Wigginton men have always failed at the final hurdle and failed to win the […]

Continue Reading

19 April 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Riley Cup draw

The draw for the Riley Cup is now available here. The first round should be played by the end of May. Home captains, please contact your away counterparts to arrange. Any questions, please contact Ian Ball at ian.ball@tatasteel.com.

Continue Reading

17 April 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Riley Cup draw: semi-finals

We are into the semi finals of the Riley Cup draw. Please contact Brian Godson (brigodson@gmail.com or 07979 877194) if any queries.

Continue Reading

15 May 2014 ~ 0 Comments

York RI 1 retain Riley Cup

York RI 1 overcame a large handicap to retain the Riley Cup at York Squash Club last week. The holders defeated a valiant Selby 4/5. Dan Adams and Chris Rusling did much to help RI hold on to the Cup by only giving up 5 points, while Steve Thirwell was the star for Selby in […]

Continue Reading

15 January 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Riley Cup 2013/14 – updated 15th Jan

An updated (15th Jan) draw for the 2013/14 Riley Cup is now available here. Brian Godson (07979 877194 and brigodson@gmail.com) is running it this year. For those of you who aren’t familiar with the rules, there is the usual 5-man team, but each string plays three games of first to 15 PAR (point a rally) […]

Continue Reading

05 July 2013 ~ 0 Comments

RI 1 win Riley Cup

Congratulations to the Railway Institute 1 who won the 2012/13 Riley Cup final this year, beating Wigginton 3 in a close final at York Squash Club. The match began with the experienced Andy Pepper taking on RI’s Danny Adams. Dan was in imperious form, winning 15/3, 15/2, 15/5. On the other court Wigginton’s Rob Cooper […]

Continue Reading

15 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Riley Cup 2012-13: final on Friday 21st

Please find the draw for the 2012-13 Riley Cup. For those of you who aren’t familiar with the rules, there is the usual 5-man team, but each string plays three games of first to 15 PAR (point a rally) scoring. A handicap mark is provided in advance based on the difference between the total points […]

Continue Reading

20 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Riley Cup 2011/12

Congratulations to RI 4 who beat David Lloyd 1 in a high-quality final of the 2011/12 Riley Cup at York Squash Club. The winning team is shown below (from the left): Matt Martin, Jess Hunter, Matt Jackson, John Fletcher and Corin Allen. Captain Bernie Hendricks was unfortunately available for the final.

Continue Reading