Top two clashes are called off
PUBLISHED: 12:01 12 January 2006 | UPDATED: 09:27 06 May 2010
The North Herts League resumed after the Christmas break with a depleted programme. Three games were postponed due to the weather and other circumstances and the top clash in the Premier Division between St Ippolyts and Baldock was one of the fixtures cal
The North Herts League resumed after the Christmas break with a depleted programme.
Three games were postponed due to the weather and other circumstances and the top clash in the Premier Division between St Ippolyts and Baldock was one of the fixtures called off.
Woolmer Green made the most of the postponement to move second by beating bottom of the table Kimpton Rovers 4-2 at home.
James Brewster scored the goal of the game with a stunning 25 yarder. Other goals came from Lee Keen, Alex Lawrance and Darren Wilson. Kimpton Rovers replied through Craig Barnes and Stuart Kazwini.
Codicote A had a good 2-1 win at Whitwell Village with goals from Lee Digby and Vince Whelan. The home side scored through Stuart Mumford.
The other game saw Stevenage Council Club win a close encounter in beating Bedwell Rangers 3-2. A brace from Michael Bunker (one a penalty) was backed by a goal from Gary Pomfret. Shaun McDermott scored both Bedwell goals.
The top game in Division One between Magnum and Bedwell Rangers Res was another game called off as well.
The clash between Wilbury Wanderers and Cricketers Weston was also postponed.
Baldock Res made the most of the Magnum game being called off to move into first place by crushing Kimpton Rovers Res 14-2.
Hat-tricks from Matt Ryall and Adam Shelley led the way. There were braces for Nick Blenkin, Sam Crow and Paul Martin. Other goals came from Cameron Brawley and James Smith. Kimpton's consolation goals came from Sam Gibbs.
The other game played saw AFC Santos win 2-1 at home to City Hearts. AFC Santos led 2-0 at half time with goals from Calvin Crook (penalty) and Ben Antcliff. Gareth Brown pulled a goal back for City Hearts in the second half.
(Saturday, January 7)
Premier Division: St Ippolyts v Baldock (off), Stev Council Club 3 Bedwell Rangers 2, Whitwell Village 1 Codicote A 2, Woolmer Green 4 Kimpton Rovers 2.
Division One: AFC Santos 2 City Hearts 1, Kimpton Rovers Res 2 Baldock Res 14, Magnum v Bedwell Rangers Res (off), Wilbury Wanderers v Cricketers Weston (off).
(Saturday, January 14)
Premier Division: Codicote A v Bedwell Rangers, Kimpton Rovers v Baldock, Whitwell Village v St Ippolyts, Woolmer Green v Stevenage Council Club.
Division One: Baldock Res v AFC Santos, City Hearts v Wilbury Wanderers, Cricketers Weston v Fairlands.
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