Ex-Shaw Lane and Rec star Bennett earns Wombwell a point

S&HCSL League Cup Round-Up  Former Shaw Lane and Athersley Rec star Lee Bennett took full advantage of a gift to earn ten man Wombwell Town a deserved point in the GROUP A 1-1 stale-mate at Dodworth Miners Welfare. For the second week running though, Karl Rose’s Wombwell’s start was disastrous as Premier Division giants Dodworth  read more→

Shortland the last gasp hero for Ferriby

Joel Shortland sparked euphoric scenes as his late winner sent North Ferriby into the last 32 of the FA Vase ‘for the second time in four months’. The 87th minute goal ensured Ferriby beat Seaham Red Star 1-0 in East Yorkshire in the behind closed doors third round replay – played because Ferriby accidentally fielded  read more→

Kiveton fight-back to draw at Wombwell

SHCSL League Cup 2021 Round-Up Kiveton Park incredibly fought back from two goals down at GROUP D giants Wombwell Main to claim a 2-2 draw. The Iceman Danny Frost and Jake Simon had put Wombwell in control until Chris Nelson’s Kiveton struck back thanks to Alex Hardwick and Rob Gorman. Penistone Church reserves survived a  read more→

Ferriby’s Vase run continues after heroic fight-back

North Ferriby’s FA Vase run continues after an incredible second half fight-back against Northern League giants Seaham Red Star led to a 7-6 penalty shootout victory. Goalkeeper Jordan Douglas was once again the shootout king as he saved the decisive kick in the third round battle. Ferriby had drawn 2-2 in normal time but at  read more→

Steeton officially open Marley with 3-0 victory

North West Counties League Division One North Steeton’s competitive debut at the brand new Marley Stadium went totally to plan as Roy Mason’s men gave their supporters a Christmas treat by impressively dispatching local rivals Nelson. The long-awaited move to Marley – Steeton’s first home league game since February – did not receive the fanfare  read more→

Handsworth enjoy superb night

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Round-Up Handsworth responded superbly to the heavy defeat at Bridlington Town by winning 4-1 at Staveley Miners Welfare on the new 3G pitch at Inkersall Road. Handsworth’s two first half goals were of the spectacular nature. Leon Howarth hit the opener in the 12th minute – blasting the ball into the  read more→

Glassy defeat local rivals Nostell

Toolstation NCEL Division One Round-Up Glasshoughton Welfare extended their unbeaten run to five games with the 3-1 defeat of local neighbours Nostell Miners Welfare. Ash Bell set the wheels in motion with the opener close to half-time after burying the rebound from his initial shot which was saved by Nostell goalkeeper Lee Kelsley. In-form Mark  read more→

Basi grabs derby day win for Thackley

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Round-Up Ryan Basi’s goal from a mass scramble grabbed all three points for Thackley who beat Eccleshill United 1-0 in the Boxing Day derby at Dennyfield. Basi netted from just yards out in the 70th minute after Eccleshill failed to clear their lines from corner. That was enough to record a  read more→

Garside strikes as Rec stun Wells to claim first win

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Lee Garside’s early goal handed Athersley Rec their first victory of the season as Shane Kelsey’s men stunned Hemsworth Miners Welfare in the solitary goal derby win. Athersley proved handy on the break against leaders Yorkshire Amateur and that theme continued against Luke Danville and Luke Potter’s Hemsworth. The Rec countered  read more→

Eyles sends Emley top with hat-trick against old club Nostell

Toolstation NCEL Division One Round-Up Jimmy Eyles sent Emley AFC to the top of the league for Christmas after scoring a hat-trick in the 4-1 win against his old club Nostell Miners Welfare. Kane Reece also netted against his former side as he hit the second minute opener for Richard Tracey’s men. Nathan Hawkhead brought  read more→