Handsworth win see-saw battle with Hemsworth

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Round-Up  FA Cup heroes Handsworth eventually came out on top during the see-saw 5-3 battle with Hemsworth Miners Welfare at Olivers Mount. New Hemsworth manager Shane Kelsey must have seen some fight from side as they led for quite a bit of the game. The Wells raced into a 2-0 lead  read more→

Dacre double helps Goole storm through in the FA Vase

FA Vase Round-Up  In-form Goole AFC’s 4-0 beating of Maine Road was one of the standout results for the Yorkshire clubs in the second qualifying round ties. Captain Josh Dacre hit the net twice in the second half as Goole comfortably put their visitors to the sword. Chris Simpkins and Joel Spence laid the platform  read more→

Stephens is Glasshoughton’s hero

Toolstation NCEL Division One Round-Up Young gun Lewis Stephens scored the late winner as Glasshoughton Welfare ended a run of two consecutive defeats with the 3-2 win at Clipstone. Glasshoughton had been pegged back twice but Stephens’ goal secured maximum points. Recent signing Josh Whiteley and Jamie Simpson put Welfare ahead on separate occasions. Adam Baskerville’s  read more→

Wakefield stunned as Carty seals late win for Ecclesfield

Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League Round-Up  Premier Division  Carlton Carty was the late hero as in-form Ecclesfield Red Rose 1915 stunned ambitious Wakefield AFC. Jon Wragg’s men snatched a 2-1 victory at Hillsborough College, condemning Wakefield to their first defeat of the season. Ecclesfield had to come from behind as former Liversedge wide-man Red  read more→

Taylor holds nerve to secure Pickering their first win

NPL Division One East Round-Up  Super-sub Lewis Taylor held his nerve to score a late penalty in the 2-1 success at Frickley Athletic to secure Pickering Town their first win of the season. The victory was also Pickering’s first away from home in the league for over two years. Taylor came on in the 60th  read more→

Hurles-Brook and Keane net doubles as Campion reach seventh heaven

North West Counties League First Division North  Campion 7-1 St Helens Town  Leon Hurles-Brook and Danny Keane were double goal-scorers as ever-improving Campion wiped the floor with poor St Helens Town. The winless visitors only had themselves to blame after gifting Campion three first half goals – from Mark Ferguson, Keane and Hurles-Brook – because  read more→

Tadcaster give their all but title contenders take points

NPL Division One East Tadcaster Albion 0-1 Marske United Tadcaster Albion gave absolutely everything against title contenders Marske United but a second half goal was the difference in the Friday night fixture. In what could be Andy Monkhouse’s one and only game in caretaker charge of Tadcaster, his troops frustrated the high-flyers and even carved  read more→

Robinson double gets Hall Road back on track

Toolstation NCEL Division One Round-Up  Sam Robinson’s double helped Hall Road Rangers get back on track in the 3-2 victory over Shirebrook Town at Haworth Park.  Robinson scored twice across the half-hour mark to overturn an early deficit. Shirebrook did level it at 2-2 but Bailey Smith won it for Leon Sewell’s men on the  read more→

Railway blow chance to close in on the play-offs zone

Toolstation NCEL Division One  Harrogate Railway 1-3 Clipstone  Harrogate Railway blew the chance to move to within three points of the play-offs zone after failing to build on a fast start against Clipstone who fully deserved their victory. Railway had hoped to secure a third consecutive victory but a poor performance consigned them to defeat.  read more→

Price double helps Steeton win 3-0

North West Counties League First Division North Round-Up  Kayle Price scored twice as Steeton returned to winning ways with the 3-0 defeat of Cleator Moor Celtic at Marley. Price got both of his goals in the first half for Roy Mason’s troops. Andy Briggs sealed the three points after the mid-point of the second stanza.  read more→