14th straight win for table-topping Runton
Runton made it 14 straight wins at the top of the Slater & Frith Division One table in the NPSS Security Services NEN League when visiting highly-placed Haisboro Athletic and secured all three points winning by a 4-1 margin, thanks to a brace from Paul Winterbone and one apiece from Liam Walsh and Tony Edwards with the home side’s reply coming from James Underhill.
Gimingham now trail the leaders by 10 points having played one game more but kept their medal hopes alive thanks to a brace apiece from Glenn Thurston and Ryan Beeson with Graham Turner and Matthew Reynolds also finding the net as they recorded a 6-3 away win at Worstead.
There was a seven goal bonanza at East Ruston where Ludham were the visitors and it was they who came out on top by the odd goal and as a result of this they moved into third spot in the table. Aylsham ‘A’ notched up a 2-0 home success over Corpusty and North Walsham ‘A’ were 4-2 home winners over Mundesley.
Hickling were 2-1 winners away at Aldborough Lions in the only Wayford Nurseries Division Two game to take place.
In the Knights Trophies Division Three, leaders Trunch secured three more points, 3-1 winners over Aldborough Reserves, Holt Colts scored a 1-0 home victory over Worstead Reserves and Mundesley Reserves came from behind to beat East Ruston Reserves 6-3.
Cromer Youth Old Boys advanced into the next round of the Rivett Motors Division Two League Cup with a 4-0 home win over Blakeney, Daryl Harrod (2), Joseph Leah and Wade Stanforth.
In the Walcott Lighthouse Division Three League Group Competition there were wins for Erpingham Reserves 4-3 at Felmingham and Southrepps 3-2 at home to Plumstead Rangers Reserves.