Uhlsport Somerset County League
Division 1
Burnham United AFC 3, Winscombe 3

BURNHAM United scored three goals for the second week in succession, but this time they were held to a draw by visitors Winscombe on Saturday.

Curtis Bradshaw bagged two and Russell Holley the other for the home side at Cassis Close, with Samual King, Alexander Croft and Oliver Wynn replying.

Burnham’s four points from two games leaves them third in the early Division 1 standings, and this coming Saturday (ko 3pm) they travel to Irnham Road to take on table-topping Minehead, who beat Hengrove Athletic Reserves 6-1 last weekend.


Division 3
Bishops Lydeard Reserves 7, Burnham United Reserves 1

BURNHAM’S Reserves came unstuck away to newly-promoted Bishops Lydeard Reserves on Saturday, going down 7-1 in their first game of the season in Division 3.

The hosts only led 1-0 at half-time, playing up the slope in the opening 45 minutes, with Harry Millar scoring.

But the Bishops ran riot after the break, scoring six more goals.

Amauri Ruiz netted a quickfire brace, and then set up Millar to make it 4-0.

Reegan Scotcher and Oliver Andrews piled on the punishment, before Ruiz sealed his hat-trick at 7-0.

The visitors’ consolation goal came courtesy of a last-minute penalty from substitute Jeff Smith.

Burnham Reserves will look to bounce back at home to Chew Magna this Saturday (3pm).