Hellesdon Athletic grab first win to move off the bottom
PUBLISHED: 17:12 23 October 2012
Only three league games took place due to the second round of the County Cups, but it proved to be a profitable one for Hellesdon Athletic who gained their first victory of the season as a Danny Shaifan goal gave them a 1-0 win at Acle Rangers.
In 1A, Castlegate had a 2-0 home win over Vale Longo, whilst in 1B, Pl Rangers and Spixworth threw up an entertaining game drawing 4-4. Chris Leveridge (2), Rob Rout and Mathew Plumstead scored for Rangers, with the visitors grabbing a point just before the final whistle.
In the Senior Cup probably the shock of the day was holders Marlborough going down at North Walsham Town 5-3. Earlham United won 4-1 at Fiveways and Norman Wanderers were 7-0 winners at Gorleston Rangers. AFC Wanderers beat The Grove 4-1, whilst there were wins for Norwich Busmen, Sprowston Rovers, Sprowston Wanderers, Prince of Denmark, Unicorns, Aylsham Sunday and Bayer FC.
In the Intermediate Cup there were wins for Sloughbottom Revolution, Schoolhouse, Bell Inn, Hethersett Athletic, SDC United, Newsman Celtic, Norman Reserves, Stoke FC, Sporting Longdale, Ribs Rovers, Briston Wanderers, The Cottage, Costessey Sports, Unicorns Reserves, Mad Moose, Riverside Rovers and Temples Property.
In the Junior Cup, so far there have been wins for Brooke Reserves, Hethersett Reserves, Sporting Longdale Reserves, Freemasons and Shipdham Rangers.