Northern League

  • Steele calls Silksworth win ‘best ever’

    Steele calls Silksworth win ‘best ever’

    April 28, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    Silksworth Colliery Welfare battled to a deserved 3-1 victory away to local rivals Ryhope to end their season on a high. Rob Hall brought Silksworth back into the game in the second half, scoring direct from a corner, and William Crewe added a double later on to cap a fantastic […]

     
  • Northern League round up – March 26

    Northern League round up – March 26

    April 28, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    A bumper crowd of 653 joined in the celebrations at The Brewery field when Spennymoor Town clinched the championship and promotion to the Evo-Stik League. Jason Ainsley’s side went into the game needing just one point but managed all three although it was a close call against fourth-top Guisborough Town. […]

     
  • Ryhope suffer title set-back as Silksworth win

    Ryhope suffer title set-back as Silksworth win

    April 28, 2014 at 1:16 pm

    Ryhope CW’’s chances of pipping Stockton Town for the championship receded when they were defeated by Silksworth CW in the local derby. Phil Hall headed Ryhope into a 44th-minute lead but after Rob Hall levelled following a corner, it was the former Ryhope player Willie Crew who clinched victory for […]

     
  • The Wearside League

    Ten-man Ryhope CW defeat Prudhoe Town

    April 24, 2014 at 11:15 am

    Ryhope CW played with 10 men for almost the entire game at Prudhoe Town last night but still emerged 3-0 winners. Goalkeeper Ryan Graham was sent off after five minutes and James Dunn took over. His first task was to save the resulting penalty taken by Stephen Foster. No doubt […]

     
  • Red Star fight back to earn point at Washington

    Red Star fight back to earn point at Washington

    April 20, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    By James Adamson Seaham Red Star earned a point in the Northern League as they came back from a goal down to draw 1-1 with ten-man Washington. A first half hampered by wind made for a dull opening 45 minutes at the Nissan Sports Centre. Both teams struggled to put […]

     
  • Seaham take on strugglers Ryton

    Seaham take on strugglers Ryton

    April 11, 2014 at 12:00 pm

    Seaham Red Star take on bottom of the league Ryton and Crawcrook Albion at home on Saturday hoping to continue their recent good form. Ryton are bottom of the Northern League Division two with 5 points between them and second bottom Esh Winning with a four match advantage over their […]

     
  • Ryhope hope that everything will be in place for them to pass the Northern League inspection on Friday

    Ryhope pass Northern League inspection

    April 10, 2014 at 6:04 pm

    Chairman Darren Norton said he was delighted as Ryhope’s Recreational Park was approved by the Northern League meaning they will return subject to their final Wearside League position. There are currently no other teams in the Wearside League that have also successfully passed the Northern League’s inspection “It’s been a […]

     
  • More twists in battle for Northern League title

    More twists in battle for Northern League title

    April 10, 2014 at 2:00 pm

    There were further twists and turns last night in the battle for the Ebac Northern League championship. Shildon missed the chance to go top when they were beaten at home by fourth-placed Guisborough Town who mathematically are themselves still in the race. Early in the second half top scorer Danny […]

     
  • Ryhope concede unbeaten League record

    Ryhope concede unbeaten League record

    April 10, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    Ryhope CW conceded the last unbeaten record in the Wearside League when third-top Redcar Athletic won by a single goal on Wearside. With just six minutes on the clock, good build-up play stretched the home defence and top marksman Adam Preston fired past goalkeeper Ryan Graham. Ryhope dropped back to […]

     
  • Sunderland RCA in action last season. Picture Credit: Zoe Vicarage

    Sunderland RCA edge closer to survival

    April 7, 2014 at 12:00 pm

    Sunderland RCA are not out of the woods yet but they took a gigantic step towards securing their place in the First Division when they defeated Bedlington Terriers in the crucial bottom-five clash on Saturday. David Lee’s side made a dream start as Gavin Barton tapped into the net after […]