Articles by: Connor Lamb
 

  • Easington Colliery edged out at Willington

    Easington Colliery edged out at Willington

    April 23, 2018 at 12:41 pm

    Easington Colliery were beaten 2-0 at Willington on Saturday afternoon. A defensive error gifted Matty Moffat Willington’s opener in the 26th minute. Despite the Colliers looking the brighter team in the second half, Michael Brown’s strike in the 93rd minute ensured Willington took all three points. In Kev Devine’s first […]

     
  • Easington Colliery claim impressive point at Blyth AFC

    Easington Colliery claim impressive point at Blyth AFC

    April 19, 2018 at 11:29 am

    Easington Colliery came from behind to claim an impressive point at league title chasing Blyth AFC on Wednesday night. After a goalless first half, Jake Armitage drilled Blyth into a 69th minute lead, but Easington responded through substitute Shane O’Brien and the points were shared. Craig Hughes made one change […]

     
  • Easington Colliery come from three down to claim point at Bedlington

    Easington Colliery come from three down to claim point at Bedlington

    April 16, 2018 at 12:10 pm

    Easington Colliery came from 3-0 down to claim a point in a 3-3 draw at Bedlington Terriers on Saturday afternoon. A Scott Lowery brace alongside a Paul Wardle strike put the Terriers into a commanding 3-0 lead, but the Colliers fought back and claimed a point thanks to goals from […]

     
  • Easington Colliery claim hard-fought win at Crook Town

    Easington Colliery claim hard-fought win at Crook Town

    April 12, 2018 at 12:36 pm

    Easington Colliery claimed a hard-fought 4-2 win over Crook Town at Consett on Tuesday night. On a very foggy night, first half goals from Jack Pounder and David Vincent gave the impression it was going to be a comfortable night for the Colliers. However, 20 minutes from time, Crook pulled […]

     
  • RCA's Kevin Gordon makes a clearance late in the match against Washington. Simon Mears/RCA website.

    Sunderland RCA extend winning run with victory at West Auckland Town

    April 2, 2018 at 6:13 pm

    Sunderland RCA secured a fourth consecutive win with a 3-0 victory at West Auckland Town on Saturday afternoon. On a very heavy pitch, goals from Luke Page, Colin Larkin and Nathan O’Neill ensured RCA took the points. The win lifts RCA to within three points of fourth-placed West Auckland. Scott […]

     
  • Easington were on the wrong end of a ten-goal thriller on Tuesday.

    Easington manager Hughes “very disappointed” with Chester-le-Street defeat

    March 25, 2018 at 11:25 am

    Easington Colliery joint manager Craig Hughes was left “very disappointed” following Saturday’s 2-0 defeat to Chester-le-Street Town. The Colliers went into the game on the back of an impressive win over Billingham Town on Thursday night, but goals from Aaron Reynolds and Dan McGuire condemned the Colliers to their first […]

     
  • Easington Colliery extend winning run with Billingham Town victory

    Easington Colliery extend winning run with Billingham Town victory

    March 23, 2018 at 1:11 pm

    Jack Pounder scored the only goal as Easington Colliery claimed a 1-0 win over Billingham Town on Thursday night. Pounder’s 82nd minute strike proved to be the difference between the sides, and a third consecutive win sees the Colliers climb to within five points of sixth-placed Tow Law Town. Prior […]

     
  • Varsity success for Sunderland badminton

    Varsity success for Sunderland badminton

    March 23, 2018 at 10:20 am

    Sunderland University men’s badminton claimed an impressive 6-2 win over Teesside in the Tees-Wear Varsity on Wednesday afternoon. Despite missing key players, Sunderland claimed wins in all four doubles matches, as well as wins in two of the four singles matches. The doubles partnership of Usman Mahmood and Jonny Gilchrist […]

     
  • The recent snowfall has disrupted football fixtures

    Easington manager Hughes frustrated by postponements

    March 6, 2018 at 10:08 am

    Easington Colliery joint manager Craig Hughes has expressed his frustration with the recent postponements. With the Colliers’ last two games being postponed, as well as Wednesday’s trip to Crook Town already falling to the weather, Hughes said: “The recent bad weather has come at a bad time for us. We […]

     
  • Sunderland U23s bow out of Premier League Cup with Hull City draw

    Sunderland U23s bow out of Premier League Cup with Hull City draw

    February 26, 2018 at 4:52 pm

    Sunderland Under 23s exited the Premier League Cup on Friday night following their 1-1 draw at home to Hull City. In a game of few chances, Luke Molyneux’s late strike cancelled out Keane Lewis-Potter’s 55th minute goal. Barring an 11 goal swing with Brighton & Hove Albion, Sunderland went into […]