Hook hammers hat-trick

Under-9 Ely Crusaders 6 Isleham United 2 A Lewis Hook hat-trick and a man-of-the-match performance from Tomas Funnell saw Crusaders to a fine win. Hook scored with an early solo effort and then tapped in from close range. Isleham pulled one back instantly


Ely Crusaders 6 Isleham United 2

A Lewis Hook hat-trick and a man-of-the-match performance from Tomas Funnell saw Crusaders to a fine win.

Hook scored with an early solo effort and then tapped in from close range. Isleham pulled one back instantly, but Funnell made it 3-1 at the break.

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Another fine Hook strike and Sam Scarborough double were scored before Isleham grabbed a consolation goal.

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An Alistair Hutchinson brace made it 3-2 at half-time and the superb Ross Davey collected Jordy Turpin's cheeky back-heel to equalise.

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Colt Harvey used his pace to score a breakaway goal and the same man converted Harlee Carter's cross to make it 2-0, before notching two more for a 4-0 half-time lead.

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Under-12 girls

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WITCHFORD opened the scoring when a Georgia Day cross was fired home by Hannah Dewey and in the first 10 seconds of the second half the two linked again for Day to find the net.

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Girl of the game: Zoe MacDonald.

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Parkside 2000 1

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Parkside took the lead on 28 minutes with a neat headed goal.

Haddenham dominated the second half and Lowe drilled in a volley from 12 yards following a corner.

Seven minutes from the end Lowe fired a dipping shot from the edge of the area.


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Olly Henderson made it two after good work from the lively Ryan Anderson. Luke Sells set up Callum Eley for a 20-yard cracker and the same man made it 4-0.

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