Northern League

  • Ryhope appoint Gary Pearson as new boss ahead of Cup Final

    Ryhope appoint Gary Pearson as new boss ahead of Cup Final

    May 16, 2014 at 10:10 am

    Ryhope have announced that former football league player Gary Pearson will be their new manager as they prepare to face Stockton Town in the Monkwearmouth Charity Cup Final. He recently resigned as Crook Town’s manager after guiding them to 15th in the first division of the Northern League. “I’m very […]

  • Ryhope ran out 3-0 winners against Boldon. Picture credit: Andrew Jenks

    Pounder strikes three but Ryhope miss out on title glory

    May 5, 2014 at 11:00 am

    Jack Pounder’s hat-trick was the catalyst as Ryhope thrashed Wolviston 5-0 in their penultimate league game of the season. Bryan Norton and a Nathan O’Neill’s penalty completed the rout but Stockton Town’s win at Sunderland West End saw them win the league. While Ryhope are all set for a return […]

  • Seaham Red Star in action last season. Picture credit: Jack Jarvis

    Seaham Red Star – 13/14 season in review

    May 1, 2014 at 1:59 pm

    By James Adamson Mark Collingwood’s Seaham Red Star side finished the season with a very strong run of results that put them in contention for the third and final promotion slot to Division one. The fate of that position, however, ended up in the hands of Jarrow roofing who needed […]

  • 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 […]