After the first two rounds of the North West Micro League, held over the last two weekends (1st/8th March) Southport are top of Division A.
The first gala at Leyland on the 1st, With a slightly under strengthed team Southport performed well in a very close gala between Leyland, Fleetwood and Ormskirk. There was some very close races and exciting finishes. Unfortuatly due to a disqualification in one of the last team races Southport were just pipped at the end.
Result- Leyland 130.5, Fleetwood 126.5 Southport 124.5 Ormskirk 105.5
In the second gala on the 8th March at Preston, Southport had strengthend the team, taking a commanding lead over last years Grand Final runners up Preston. There were some very close races with Southport coming out on top, putting them in a strong position for the Grand Final in September, in the race to be champions for the 15th year out of the last 16.
Result-Southport 151, Preston 126, Wigan 119.5, Pioneer 79 80.5