A NARROW victory over Combe IA has widened Smugglers' lead at the top of Division 1 of the North Devon Table Tennis League to seven points Smugglers came through 6-4 despite three wins by Combe's Simon Fellowes. A week of close finishes saw all the Divi

A NARROW victory over Combe IA has widened Smugglers' lead at the top of Division 1 of the North Devon Table Tennis League to seven pointsSmugglers came through 6-4 despite three wins by Combe's Simon Fellowes.A week of close finishes saw all the Division 1 games won by narrow margins or drawn, leaving half the division still in contention for the wooden spoon. In contrast, Division 2 saw another week of heavy wins for top three Castle Knights, Cruisers and Herons, leaving them well clear of the pack.A Ramsey Trophy play-off saw Herons come from 3-1 down to win 6-3 against Littleham, eight of the games finishing 21-20. Herons, now meet Misfits in the next round.Div 1: Smugglers 6, Combe IA 4 (S Fellowes 3); Smashers 4, Adjudicators 6 (P Laverty 3); Artics 5, Tornados 5 (K Taylor 3); Misfits 4, Holsworthy A 6 (P Freeburn 3).Div 2: Castle Knights 10 (G Luscombe, I Rice, D Gray all 3), Sweenies 0; Rowdies 2, Cruisers 8 (D Andrews 3); Herons 9 (R Gale, S Overton 3 each), Loxhore 1; Dolphins 5, Littleham 5; Holsworthy B 8 (R Montague, B Pitts 3 each), Hopefuls 2.