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  • 16/03/11
  • By Tim Phillips
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AFC Heenans

This News will be updated weekly displaying the 2 most recent league rounds ups. Round ups older than 2 weeks are available for viewing in the Master Worcester League Weekly Round Up Document via the download option.

WORCESTER LEAGUE ROUND UP 12th and 13th Mar 2011

In their first season in the Worcester & District Football League, Newtown Sports are through to the semi-finals of the Baylis Cup after a 3-1 win at Malvern Rangers. Josh Asquith, Joe Mallett and Matt Bannister were on target for Newtown with goalkeeper Nick Jaye saving a Rangers penalty in the first half. Also through are Powick who had a comfortable 6-0 win at Malvern Town Reserves where Chris Grubb and Andrew Martin both hit hat-tricks.

In the Phipps Cup Steve Stone scored twice for West Malvern TC who beat Worcester Anchors 5-0.

Upton Snodsbury won 3-0 against AFC Heenans in the quarter-finals of the Katherine Rayer Cup with goals from Keith Davies, Steve Spencer and Richard Congrave. Steve Lutz and Scott Morris both bagged a brace as Martley Spurs eased through 7-1 at HDNL Sports. Martley Reserves went out though, losing 6-1 at home to Arrow 2000.

The all VBL clash in the Bernard Finnegan Cup saw the first team defeat the Reserves 6-0, Gordie Beauchamp cracking a hat-trick. Craig Selby was another hat-trick man as KGV Worcester thumped Worcester City Wanderers 6-1. A single strike from Tom Crump gave Inter Express victory at Wessie. Old Vigornians complete the semi-final line-up, Luke Turner grabbing the only goal of their game at Blackpole Sports.

AFC Mazak are making a late run for promotion in the Sunday League Division One, Dean Halsall firing a treble and Shane Smith adding a double as they hammered Blue Star 7-0. Coppertops still lead the table, Stuart Williams netting twice in their narrow 3-2 win at Malvern Radar.

In Division 2 Kevin Ginger notched a hat-trick for AA Chequers who won 6-2 at AFC Claines. Nick Lancett and Andy Nolan both bagged two as Keyz04 thrashed Perrywood Reserves 7-0. AFC Brewers are pushing for promotion from Division 3, Richie Adams and Lee Ruff both cracked trebles as they crushed VFC Keyz 6-1. Carl Parsons hit a hat-trick for Wychbold RBL Reserves who beat Malvern Victoria 4-1 and Mike Jeffries netted twice in AFC West Midlands 5-0 home win over New Inn Sports.

In Division 4 leaders West Malvern TC went down 5-3 at home to Worcester Lynx, Nathan Stone scoring twice for West Malvern. Tim Martin bagged two for Hornets Reserves who won 3-1 at Droitwich Spa Eagles Reserves.

WORCESTER LEAGUE ROUND UP 5th and 6th Mar 2011

An injury time strike from Adam Davis gave Worcester Sunday League Division One leaders Coppertops Athletic a hard fought 2-1 victory at Bridge Rangers. In a highly competitive match which saw three players sent off, Luke Yeomans had given Coppertops the lead before Anthony Smith equalised for Bridge. Meanwhile New AFC Barbourne leapfrogged Bridge with a 6-2 victory at Blue Star, Shane Ward and Paul Ashby both bagging a brace. Northwick Vale and HDNL Sports drew 1-1, Matt Harrison on target for Vale with 17 year old Jack Woodward netting his first goal for HDNL.

There was a major shock in the Premier Division where CMB Sports eased their relegation worries with a 4-1 win against reigning champions Arrow 2000. Paul Bennett (2), Jamie Shepherd and Ollie Dyde were on the score sheet for CMB. Mark Owen netted six times and Richard Taylor hit a hat-trick as Martley Spurs thrashed Callow End 11-1. There were doubles for Simon Vaughan of Perrywood who won 4-0 at Crowle and Ashley Millard in Upton Snodsbury’s 5-1 home win over Droitwich Spa Eagles.

Shooting star of the day was Craig Selby of KGV Worcester who found the net eight times as his team hammered Goodrest Juniors 10-3 in Division 2.
AA Chequers still lead the table, Wayne Lloyd and Adam Beresford on target in their 2-1 success at Wessie. Ben Pearson bagged two as Anchor Falcons beat Old Vigornians 3-0. Malvern Victoria won 2-0 at Cutnall Green in Division 3, Rob Jones grabbing both goals.

In the Saturday Division VBL Sports cruised to a 10-0 victory at Northway. Scott Jones cracked a treble and there were doubles for George Martin, Paul Bennett and Marc Burrow. Veteran GDL Athletic secretary Alan Southwick netted four times and Luke Hemming scored twice in their 7-0 win against Worcester Anchors. There was a brace each for Shane Smith of Hallow who won 4-0 at YM Rangers and Ollie Garfield as Newtown Sports won 5-1 at West Malvern TC.

Red Horse won their Nursing Sunday Junior Cup semi-final with AFC Heenans 3-1, Matthew Staley notching a hat-trick. They will play Perrywood in the final on Sunday 10 April (7.00 p.m.) at St Georges Lane, home of Worcester City F.C. VBL Sports won 5-0 at VFC Keyz in the semi-final of the Minor Cup, Gordie Beauchamp netting twice. In the final on Sunday 17 April, they will meet KGV Worcester, also at St Georges Lane.