Salisbury & District League roundup - November 3/4

First published in Sport

SOUTH Newton and Wishford bounced back from their defeat at Porton Sports by claiming all three points at Whiteparish.

They started slowly, but striker Dave Warburton opened the scoring, coolly slotting in his fourth goal of the season in the first half. Whiteparish began the second half brightly, but the away side soaked up the pressure well and started to turn defence into attack once more. Adam Payne latched onto a terrific through ball with 20 minutes to go and smashed in the second goal, and Newton moved up to second in the Premier Division.

Porton were on Wiltshire Cup duty, losing 3-2 at Seend United in Devizes.

They had the chance to go ahead when Dave Hartley was brought down in the box but Dano Jones put the penalty wide. Within 20 seconds, Seend were awarded one of their own which they converted, and they made it 2-0 before half time.

Martin Lewis volleyed Porton back into the tie in the second half, but the home team got a third on the break. Andy Fung superbly headed in with five minutes to go, but Porton couldn't force extra time.

RESULTS

Saturday, November 3

Salisbury & District League (sponsored by the Salisbury Journal) – Premier Division: Deacon Alms 3 Durrington Dynamos 7; Tisbury United P-P Figheldean Rangers; Whiteparish 0 South Newton & Wishford 2. Division One: Durrington WMC 2 Boscombe Down Rec Club 2; Nomansland & Landford 4 Alderbury Res 2; Stockton & Codford Res 4 Halfway House Res 1; Value Cars 3 Enford 2; West Harnham 0 Devizes Inn 5; Winterslow 4 Deacon Alms Res 1.

Sunday, November 4

Salisbury & District League (sponsored by the Salisbury Journal) – Division One: Harlequins SC 5 Chilworth Manor Sports 1; West Tytherley 1 AFC Amesbury Athletic 9. Division Two: Barford Hornets P-P Railway Res; Laverstock & Ford P-P Royal George; RWJ Castle P-P Wilton Club; St Pauls Club Res P-P Red Lion (Chisenbury). Stonehenge Cup (1st Round): Figheldean Rangers 3 New Sarum 3 (7-6 to New Sarum on pens).

FIXTURES

Saturday, November 10

Salisbury & District League (sponsored by the Salisbury Journal) (league games 2pm, cup games 1.45pm) – Premier Division: Porton Sports v Halfway House; Wanderers v Durrington Dynamos. Division One: Alderbury Res v Deacon Alms Res; Boscombe Down Rec Club v Stockton & Codford Res; Devizes Inn v Halfway House Res; Value Cars v Durrington WMC; West Harnham v Enford. Premier Cup (1st Round): Alderbury v Tisbury United; Durrington Dynamos v Figheldean Rangers; South Newton & Wishford v Deacon Alms. Heseltine Cup (Quarter-final): Chalke Valley v Nomansland & Landford.

Sunday, November 11

Salisbury & District League (sponsored by the Salisbury Journal) (11am) – Division One: Alderbury v Chilworth Manor Sports; FC Bulford v St Pauls Club. Division Two: RWJ Castle away to either Figheldean Rangers or Royal George; St Pauls Club Res v New Sarum. Stonehenge Cup (Quarter-final): Railway Res v Red Lion (Chisenbury). South Wilts Charity C Cup (Quarter-final): Wilton Club v Barford Hornets.

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