Shaw Lane lads reunite as Worsbrough win Dan Wilkinson Memorial Trophy

Dan Wilkinson Memorial Trophy Wombwell Town X1 1-2 Worsbrough Bridge  Many of the 2016/17 Shaw Lane AFC title-winning side were reunited for the first time in a few years to remember Dan Wilkinson. Captain Ryan Qualter led former team-mates Neil Austin, Alex Byrne, Spencer Harris, Stevie Istead, Kelvin and Kieran Lugsden, Oscar Radford and Joe  read more→

Comfortable win for Ossett at Handsworth

Handsworth 2-4 Ossett United  Wayne Benn’s Ossett United comfortably won at Handsworth in their latest pre-season encounter. Aaron Haswell and James Walshaw laid the first half platform and Nash Connolly and an own goal sealed the win well before the end. Two very late goals from James Oliver and teenager Noah Flint made the score-line  read more→

Pontefract defeat local rivals Glasshoughton

Bill Cook Trophy Pontefract Collieries 5-1 Glasshoughton Welfare A Scott Smith inspired four-goal burst in the final 25 minutes secured the Bill Cook Trophy for the sixth consecutive year for Pontefract Collieries. Local neighbours Glasshoughton Welfare were holding on until two leagues higher Pontefract pulled into fifth gear and went on a rampant spree of  read more→

Joy for Edwards after injury-hit two years

Garforth Town 1-2 Nostell Miners Welfare  Danny Edwards closed the door on an injury-hit two years after scoring the last minute winner for Nostell Miners Welfare who staged a late comeback at Garforth Town. Edwards was mobbed by his team-mates who all understood the significance of the goal and what it meant to the young  read more→

Glavin screamer sets Worsbrough on path to victory

Penistone Church reserves 0-2 Worsbrough Bridge  Captain Conor Glavin’s screamer set Worsbrough Bridge on the path to a solid victory at Penistone Church reserves on Monday night. Glavin scored on the hour mark and Matt Semley sealed the win late-on after sliding the ball home from Callum Walton’s fine cross. The result continues Worsbrough’s really  read more→

Howarth nets hat-trick as Handsworth run riot

Pre-Season Friendlies Round-Up Leon Howarth’s hat-trick was the icing on the cake as Handsworth ran riot and beat Selston 8-1 at Olivers Mount. Sam Smith, Mitch Dunne, Billy Mole, James Oliver and Nana Yaw Asara Nyarko laid the groundwork and Howarth steamed in with his treble in the final 16 minutes. Jordan Turner got Selston’s  read more→

Waud heads Maltby to victory

Maltby Main 2-1 Stocksbridge Park Steels  Reggie Waud headed home the late winner for Maltby Main who came from behind to beat Stocksbridge Park Steels at Muglet Lane. Scott Ruthven’s early header placed the Steels in front for a long period of time before a blast from the past in Brandon Whitfield equalised for Maltby.  read more→

Haigh, Camara and Wood seal Nostell’s win

Nostell Miners Welfare 3-1 Campion  Nostell Miners Welfare overturned a deficit in their defeat of rebuilt North West Counties new-boys Campion at Crofton Community Centre. Tom Ramsden’s opener for Campion was cancelled out on the stroke of half-time by centre-back Alex Haigh. The home side had the win wrapped by the hour as substitute Santos  read more→

Wildblood ‘worldie’ rescues draw for Worsbrough

Penistone Church 2-2 Worsbrough Bridge  Owen Wildblood’s ‘worldie’ free kick with the last kick of the game rescued a draw for Worsbrough Bridge and denied their local rivals Penistone Church their first win of pre-season. Jordan Coduri’s double had overturned an early deficit as a Tom Brennan own goal had given Worsbrough Bridge a surprise  read more→