The Hills 3 won their seventh league title, and their first since 2004, as they only lost one of the nine games played all season. It was a welcome to return to form the the Hills third string who finished in their highest league position (65th) since their finish of 60th in 2013.
And so begins our reviews of the 2016 Open Competitions league season. There will be tears and heartache, laughs and happy memories - and that is just from the writer. A couple of notes to help explain our reviews this year.