SCHOOLHOUSE BACK ON TOP

Goals by Shaun Taylor, Harry Hawthorne, Dan Reynolds and new signing Jack Hurrell helped Schoolhouse to return to the top of the Premier Division table as they won at The Middle Green. Hewett OB’s are third after Ben Potts, Ashley Smith and Ryan Wiley scored in a 3-0 win under Farmhouse, whilst in their first game under new management Trimingham Pilgrims gained a point after a 3-3 draw with Phoenix FC. There were two goals for Jack Crane and one by Liam Amos for the home side whilst the Leagues best wishes go to Mike Lewandowski who it looks like, suffered an unfortunate broken ankle

In Division 1, Woolpack continue to lead the way after beating Vale Longo 5-1, whilst second placed Mischief won 3-1 (Theo Chamberlin, Oliver Hutt, David Kiss) at Mad Moose. Aslacton lost a bit of ground after being held 2-2 at home to Hethersett Athletic and Norman Wanderers are now fourth after winning 4-1 at Barracks FC. Brooke Res scored five of the eight goals in their game at Windmill Wanderers.

With morning leaders AFC Norwich inactive, Silver Fox took the chance to go top of Division 2 with a 5-2 (Haydn Cunningham 2, Ryan Tebble 2, Luke Middleton) win at MC Rovers. FC Viking are now third after Jonny Billing scored a hat trick in a 7-1 victory over Dynamo FC. Tom Webster, Josh Edge, Paul Duarte and Sean Ray were also on target. DCS Rapid scored five (James Shortall 2, Dominic Jay, Adam Everett, Thomas Daynes) without reply when beating Newsman Celtic and there were twelve goals in the game between Norman Wanderers A and East Tuddenham with the home side scoring seven to take the points. Well done to Acle Rangers Res who grabbed their first win of the season, 3-2  at Hethersett Ath Res with goals coming from Matthew Fulcher, Joe McGuire and Harrison Tooley.

Watton United are now six points clear at the top of Division 3. Whilst they were scoring seven (Xavier Huckle 3, Daniel Reeve 2, Darrell Wigger 2) in their win at Eaton FC second placed Easton went down to a 4-2 defeat at Aylsham for whom Owen Collier 2, Thomas Coe and William Abbs were on target. Eaton Park Corinthians drew 3-3 at Woodton Utd in a game that Norfolk County FA featured as part of the Rainbow Laces campaign, and Nelson Athletic’s 7-3 win over Cellar House included four goals for Rory McDaid. Steve Charles grabbed a hat trick as AG Athletic got back to winning ways, 6-2 at Rackheath Rangers and the Sporting Iceni v FC Viking Res game was obviously inspired by Villa and Forrest as they drew 5-5.

Earsham Sunday are the new leaders of Division 4. With morning leaders Moose Park Rangers inactive and Cringleford’s defeat at the hands of Cherry Tree FC, the South Norfolk sides 2-0 (Adam Chenery, Dan Smith) win at Salhouse put them top. As mentioned Cringleford were beaten by Cherry Tree for whom Jordan Waterman scored twice, one a stunning free kick and Ashley Land also netted. Long Stratton ran out 9-2 winners over Holt United and well done to the young Yelverton side who grabbed their first victory in the league by beating Felthorpe 7-2. Steffen Bassett helped himself to four goals whilst others came from Jamie Cleminson Peter Hunnybun and Daniel Neal.