The ever-consistent Andy Michnowiec took the Premier honours when the Preston Table Tennis League staged its annual divisionals competition.
URCL ace Michnowiec took won the top-flight contest after seeing off Astra’s Dean Walmsley 8-11 11-5 11-2 12-10 in the final.
Michnowiec has also beaten Astra players in the quarter-finals and semi-finals, first overcoming Paul Robinson 11-8 11-2 11-4 and then just edging out Ian Felton 3-11 11-9 2-11 11-9 11-8.
Walmsley had beaten Gryf defender Colin Parkinson 4-11 11-9 11-8 13-11 in a thrilling semi-final.
He also got the better of Ashton Meths newcomer Mateusz Krzyzewski 9-11 11-3 11-6 2-11 11-4 in the quarter-finals.
John Porter was a popular winner of the Division One event, which attracted a very healthy 26 entries.
The Jacobaeus player was effectively defending the title he won in 2013, as he was a Premier Division player last season.
In the final, Porter comfortably overcame Chris Nebard (Kirkham) 11-5 11-6 11-6, after previously overcoming Jacobaeus team-mate Paul Grayham in three very close sets 13-11 11-9 13-11 in the semi-final.
Grayham had beaten Jim Higham (Riverside) in his quarter-final 11-5 11-8 11-8.
Nebard had identical straight-set wins in his quarter and semi-final games against Nigel Fewster (Chorley) and team-mate Clive Appleby, both finishing 11-6 11-9 11-7.
The Division Two event was won by Pete Adamson.
The Ashton Meths man had to see off the challenge of promising youngster Oliver Garmston (Riverside) 11-3 11-9 11-9 in the final, after previously beating Ashton team-mate Mike Balshaw 11-6 11-9 11-9 in the semi-final.
Garmston had just edged past another youngster, Alex Shuttleworth (Jacobaeus) 9-11 15-13 11-9 5-11 11-6 in a fascinating semi-final.