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Round-up 15/3/14

Last Updated: Mar 18, 2014 12:00pm
Crowle, Wychavon
By Colin Mortiboys
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Sunshine returned to football and we saw plenty of exciting action across the age groups:

Under 18's Division

Inkberrow Eagles took another step in pursuit of the title with a 4-1 away win at Pershore Town Falcons, which means that one more win should see the Eagles confirmed as Champions.

Evesham United Colts excellent home form continued with a 3-0 success over Welford.

Harvington travelled to Bidford Juniors and returned with a well earned point in an exciting 2-2 draw where James Gravestock & Connor Hughes were on the score-sheet for the home side.

Under 16's Division

League leaders Alveston produced a convincing home display to secure 3-points over Droitwich Hawks, while a William Green hat-trick helped Badsey Rangers to victory at Ilmington United.

Crowle Searchers stay in touch with the top two but were made to work all the way in their 3-2 win at home to Broadway United Youth.

Pershore Town Colts retuned home with maximum points after a 4-3 win at Tewkesbury Town Colts.

Under 15's Pool A  

Tewkesbury Town Colts maintained their 100% winning run with victory over Drakes Broughton Rangers and Evesham Panthers are now in hot pursuit as they claimed a convincing win at Broadway United Youth. The Panthers, with several games in hand, now face an intense fixture schedule in the final few weeks of the season.

In the other two games, there were away wins for both Alcester Town & Droitwich Cobras to keep them locked in mid-table positions.


Under 15's Pool B  

Sheppey Swifts put in another formidable home display to record a win and remain in pole position but the 2nd, 3rd & 4th placed teams all suffered shock results. Crowle Searchers lost 2-0 away at Bidford Juniors, Westbury Celtic Youth conceded a late goal away at Ilmington United to draw 2-2 and Welland Juniors were on the wrong end of a 4-1 score-line at Badsey Rangers.

Under 14's Pool A

Evesham Juniors home win puts them top of the table at the expense of Drakes Broughton Rangers who suffered a surprising 1-0 defeat at Bidford Pioneers, their first League win of the season. Sheppey Swifts 2-1 home win sees them climb to joint 3rd place.

Under 14's Pool B 

Congratulations to Welford Juniors who were confirmed as Champions with their 5-0 win over nearest rival Malvern Town Wanderers. Crowle Searchers 3-1 home victory sets them up for a serious promotion push.

Under 13's Pool A

The current top two teams, Central Ajax & Alcester Town Juniors were both held to draws as the pressure increases for the title.

Under 13's Pool B

Goals from Leo Harvey-Elledge, Ben Mason & Mitchel Wight helped Droitwich Spa Tigers to a narrow 3-2 win at Broadway United Youth, while nearest rivals Westbury Celtic Tigers claimed a 6-1 away win to keep their title hopes alive. Alcester Town Rangers 3-1 home win brought their first points since December.

Under 13's Pool C

There was a big shock at Droitwich Pumas as they ran out 4-1 winners over league leaders and previously undefeated Pershore Warriors. This result allowed 2nd placed Nunnery Wood Kestrels to narrow the gap and they did just that with a 4-0 away victory and with a game in hand, next weeks 1st v 2nd game takes on extra significance.

In the remaining two matches, there were confidence boosting wins for both Littleton Colts & Bromsgrove Meadows.

Under 12's Pool A

3rd placed Shipston Excelsior held the current leaders Badsey Rangers to a 2-2 draw, which allowed Tewkesbury Town Colts to close the gap as they won 2-1 away at Broadway United Youth.

Alcester Town's 2- home win lifts them to mid-table with Ilmington United also moving up with a 3-2 win at Evesham Robins.


Under 12's Pool B

Eckington Eagles title and promotion ambitions suffered a setback as they lost 3-0 at Lenches.  At Tewkesbury Town Pumas, Pershore Town sealed an important 2-1 win to lift them to 4th.

Under 11's Pool A

A terrific match at Welford Junior Pumas saw Ilmington United's Ryan Kilmister grab a headed equaliser in a 1-1 result at the leaders, while a 3-0 home win for Lenches lifts them to third spot.

Under 11's Pool B

An incredible match at Alcester Town Juniors saw a twelve goal thriller with Badsey Rangers. This was 2nd v 3rd and the match lived up to expectations as it was end-to-end for the entire game. At the close it was 7-5 to Alcester, but both sides provided plenty of entertainment for the supporters.

Bidford Juniors push for the title continued as they won 2-0 at Campden Town while Eckington Eagles 2-0 home victory lifts them up the table and with games in hand, they are sure to intensify a surge for promotion.

Under 11's Pool C

All the top four teams won and it's anyone's guess as to who will clinch the title. Droitwich Scorpions,  Shipston Excelsior, Moreton Rangers & Tewkesbury Town Panthers are all in pursuit of promotion and each team face some important matches as the season nears it's conclusion.

Under 10's Pool A

The Eckington derby saw stalemate as the Juniors & Eagles drew 0-0, while the two reaming matches saw home wins for Bidford Bombers and Pershore Town.

Under 10’s Pool B

Crowle Juniors drew 1-1 with Badsey Rangers, Sheppey Swifts gained a home win while Stratford Town Colts Blues secured their second away win of the campaign.

Under 10’s Pool C

Welford's latest home win keeps them in pole position for the title but there was a big surprise at 2nd place Broadway United Youth as the home team lost 3-1 against Droitwich Spa.

Littleton Juniors drew 1-1 at home to Inkberrow Eagles.