New leaders after high-scoring win

New leaders after high-scoring win

DEIGHTON WMC lost their first Heavy Woollen Premier Division match this season, going down 2-1 at Roberttown Rovers who had Capi Khan and Matthew Bolton on the scoresheet. 

The result sees Deighton drop to second place with Rovers climbing to fifth.

The new leaders are Walkers Hounds, who enjoyed a 6-4 win at fellow Huddersfield-based side Wellington Westgate. Hounds had Danny Stocker, Edward Wilson, Joshua Lang, Jamie Arundle, Ryan Wadsworth and Conor Syles on target, and lead the table by a single point. 

Kieran Corley, Michael Rounding, Adam Brown all bagged braces as Mirfield Town won 7-1 at AFC Chickenley. Sam Raymond hit the other with Blake Dewhirst netting Chickenley’s consolation.

Clifton Rangers won 3-1 at bottom side Cock of the North thanks to strikes from Andrew Wojciechowski, Marcus Bray and Jake Waterson.

Mount Pleasant are three points clear at the top of the Championship after winning 6-2 at home to St Ignatius, who replied through Andy Hill and Darren Redman. 

Snowdon lie second after Bilal Mir (brace), Atif Basharat, Arron Kennedy, Noman Hussain, Tristran Kennedy and an own goal saw them win 7-2 against Battyeford (Jake Marshall, Lee Byward). 

Birstall Cricket Club suffered a shock 4-3 defeat to Inter Batley. Birstall’s scorers were Johnny Beverley, Jack McDermott and Jordan Ledgard as Batley picked up their first points of the season. 

Jordan McCafferty-Smith scored a double as Wire Works drew 4-4 at home to Overthorpe Sports Club, who replied through Elliot Brooke, Corey Schofield, Steve Jordan and Matthew Thorpe. 

Clifton Rangers Athletic hit the day’s highest score, thrashing bottom side Clifton Rangers Reserves 12-1. Vinnie O’Shea led the way with four goals, Bradley Main netted a hat-trick with Martin Wagstaff, Kieron Gallagher, Charlie Greaves, Keelan Town and Jack Hewitt completing the tally. Joe Senior hit the Reserves’ consolation.

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