Arms hold the upper hand in semi-final clash with Buffaloes

Morpeth Sunday League round-up

BEDLINGTON Barrington Arms ran out 5-2 winners against Ashington RAOB thanks to a clinical hat-trick from front-man Dylan Williamson, a powerful header from striker Chris Dobey and a good strike from David Scott in the first leg of their Lewin Cup semi-final.

The Ashington replies were scored by Adam Ryder and Craig Robinson.

In the other semi-final, Amble Tavern and The Wharton Arms battled to a 1-1 draw.

Amble’s goal was scored by Brad Wake and The Wharton’s goal was scored by Josie Bolam.

ES Johnson Challenge Cup, Round One

Stobswood won 5-0 against Morpeth Riverside Lodge, with goals from Stuart Oman (two) Robert Baker, Mark Sinclair and Johnny Spears. Stobswood will now face The Elephant in the next round on January 19.

Reveley Cup, Semi-Final

In the first leg of the semi-final, HMP Northumberland defeated The Elephant FC 4-1. HMP led 1-0 at half-time thanks to Lee Hammond and it could have been more had The Elephant goalkeeper Sean Hudson not been in such good form.

HMP doubled their lead through Paul Cochran but The Elephant managed to pull a goal back through Craig Murray. But HMP won with another strike from Hammond and a David Carr effort.

Division Two

North End Trap sit nine points clear at the top after a convincing 10-0 win against Ashington Conchie. North End’s goalscorers were Kev Bell (four) Jack Small (two) Josh Baston, Ian Turnbull, Marc Nixon and David Mavin.

Amble Blue Bell edged out Alnmouth Argyle 2-1, with two goals from Daniel Dewson. The Alnmouth reply was scored by John Barlow Jnr.