Garforth Legends win Ralph’s Cup

Garforth Town Legends captain Brett Renshaw collects the Ralph Backhouse Trophy from Ralph's great nephew Jack Yelland and presents him with a signed Miners jersey by the players involved in the game

Ralph Backhouse Memorial Cup Garforth Town Legends 11-2 Bird In Hand Rangers Garforth Town Legends won the inaugural Ralph Backhouse Memorial Cup, but most importantly helped to raise lots of money for the Yorkshire Cancer Centre Appeal. Ralph, whose ashes were scattered on the J.S White Community Stadium pitch afterwards, was a massive Miners supporter  read more→

Brighouse leave it late in victory

Brighouse celebrate James Pollard's winner. Picture: Steven Ambler

Evo Stik Division One North & South Brighouse Town left it late in the 2-1 win over Clitheroe at the Dual Seal Stadium. Brighouse were trailing 1-0 going into the final few minutes until Luke Parkin and James Pollard secured them three points in dramatic fashion. Farsley Celtic’s perfect start continued as Richard Marshall’s strike  read more→

Hall Road score late against Westella

Scott Phillips scores during Hall Road's 5-0 win at Westella. Picture: Lee Myers

Toolstation NCEL Division One Westella & Willerby’s luckless start continues after they conceded five late goals against local rivals Hall Road Rangers. Scott Phillips scored a hat-trick in the last 12 minutes, while a Mike Hewitt own goal and Dane Mortimer goal were converted in stoppage time. Nostell Miners Welfare were trounced 6-2 by Teversal  read more→

Sutton nets treble as Brid beat Parras

Joel Sutton scored a hat-trick for Bridlington Town at Handsworth

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Hat-trick hero Joel Sutton led Bridlington Town to a 4-3 victory over Handsworth Parramore at Sandy Lane. Bridlington, another of Handsworth’s bogey sides, had to fight back from conceding two early goals from Tom Dugdale and Kieran Wells. Those came from Chris Adams and Sutton before Jon Froggatt restored Parramore’s lead  read more→

Hopewell downs much-fancied Mansfield

Maltby Main hat-trick hero Steve Hopewell

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Maltby Main 3-1 AFC Mansfield Steve Hopewell scored a stunning hat-trick as Maltby Main surprised many with a convincing victory over much-fancied Mansfield, to complete a very positive week. Main started on the front foot and Hopewell drilled home into the bottom corner after great work from 17 year old Conor  read more→

Glasshoughton put five past Ammers

Action from Glasshoughton 5-1 Yorkshire Amateur. Picture: Malcolm Lumb

Toolstation NCEL Division One Glasshoughton Welfare 5-1 Yorkshire Amateur Glasshoughton celebrated a high-scoring demolition after easily putting Yorkshire Amateur to the sword. After last Saturday’s disappointing draw at Nostell, joint manager Lee Vigars promised that his side would one day “give a side a beating”. and his words rang true yesterday. Brad Kilner returned to  read more→

Shock as Rose resigns at Frickley

Karl Rose has resigned at Frickley

Evo Stik Premier Division Karl Rose has resigned as manager of Frickley Athletic, just five games into the new season. Frickley have lost all five, but his decision comes as a huge shock as he has enjoyed four good years in charge. He also led Frickley to three Sheffield & Hallamshire Senior Cup final victories.  read more→

Manager-less Guiseley beaten again

Action from Guiseley 1-4 Bromley. Picture: alexdanielphotos.co.uk

National League Guiseley 1-4 Bromley  Manager-less Guiseley are now six league games without a point after suffering a home defeat at home to Bromley. This loss was the first for caretaker boss Adan Lockwood, who was joined in the dugout by Richie Wellens, the former Blackpool midfielder. It was the home side who started brightly  read more→

Corner helps Tad edge away victory

Tadcaster celebrate Tom Corner's winner. Picture: Matthew Appleby

Evo Stik Division One North Mossley 0-1 Tadcaster Albion Mossley will be rueing a number of missed chances, but a mixture of man of the match performer Michael Ingham, a batch of heroic defending and some poor finishing kept the Lilywhites scoreless. Tom Corner scored the only goal of the game with a fantastic touch  read more→

Penistone score nine, concede five!

Dale Kelly (right) scored a hat-trick for Penistone

Toolstation NCEL Division One Penistone Church 9-5 Grimsby Borough One of the NCEL’s most craziest games ever saw Penistone take their foot off the gas late-on, allowing Grimsby to reduce the deficit. Dale Kelly scored a hat-trick for Church who battled back from conceding an early goal to lead 7-2 after just 63 minutes. Danny  read more→