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Uxella League round-up
7:00am Thursday 31st October 2013 in Sport
THE game of the week in this week’s Uxella Bridgwater and District Sunday League came in Division 2, where Cornhill beat Willow Green 8-4.
The goals were shared about for Cornhill, with Steven Addicott, Bobby Hughes, Shaun O’Brien, Lee Nielson and Martin Hillman all scoring – Hillman’s strike came from inside his own half.
Elsewhere in the division, Puriton were hammered 12-1 by Tiger Old Boys Reserves, with Daniel Mosedale grabbing a consolation for Puriton. Middlezoy Amicus and Highburn each took a share of the spoils in a 2-2 draw. Aaron James and James Lacey scored for Zoy, while Wesley Darrington and Daniel Starks replied for Highburn.
Ramblers climbed to third in the table with a 4-1 victory over Knowle – Jack Hamblin, Sam Granville, Bradley Hunter and Cameron Hampson with the goals. Aaron Hardwidge netted for Knowle.
In the sole fixture in Division 1, Grasshoppers beat Blake Old Boys 2-1, with goals from Mattie Winter and Adam Knight. Craig Watts pulled one back for Blake with a sensational 50-yard chip.
In Division 3, leaders ROF thrashed Huntspill Crowns 6-1 thanks to braces from David Baker and Jon Richardson and further goals from Lee Horsey and Ben Treloar. Charlie Lintell scored a hat-trick for Cobblestones as they beat Huntspill BPH 4-2, and Rhode Lane Wanderers overcame North Petherton 3-1 to record their first win.
Cup action was also on the agenda this weekend, as Mack Sports beat Red Tile 3-0 to progress.
Maltshovel were beaten on penalties by Bath Arsenal after a 2-2 draw after extra time, and Pawlett Rebels suffered a similar fate, as they lost on penalties to Cary Swans. Tiger Old Boys were comfortably beaten 5-2 by Team Jansen.
Results: Somerset Cup 2nd Rnd – Mack Sports and Social 3, Red Tile 0; Bath Arsenal 2, Maltshovel 2 (shovel lost on pens); Pawlett Rebels 2, Cary Swans 2 (Pawlett lost on pens); Team Jansen 5, Tiger Old Boys 2.
League: Division 1 – Grasshoppers 2, Blake Old Boys 1. Division 2 – Ramblers 4, Knowle 1; Middlezoy Amicus 2, Highburn 2; Puriton 1, Tiger Old Boys Res 12; Cornhill 8, Willow Green 4. Division 3 – Cobblestones 4, Huntspill BPH 2; ROF 6, Huntspill Crowns 1; North Petherton 1, Rhode Lane Wanderers 2.
Fixtures: Division 1 – Flag Old Boys v Maltshovel, New Foresters v Red Tile. Division 2 – Knowle v Middlezoy Amicus, Highburn v Cornhill, Willow Green v Tiger Old Boys Res. Division 3 – Rhode Lane Wanderers v Cobblestones, Huntspill Crowns v Red Tile Res, North Petherton v Huntspill BPH.