7th Dec, 2016

Bear show some aggression to put troubles behind them

Liam Moakes 28th Oct, 2015 Updated: 20th Oct, 2016

BEAR put their poor start to the season behind them as they secured a 4-0 victory at Shipston-based Stour Excelsior in Birdseye Sports Evesham Sunday League Division One thanks to Haughty’s hat-trick and a goal from Ollie Payne.

Elsewhere in the division, Cider Mill recorded their first league win of the season with a 4-1 victory at Bredon in which Stevens (3) and Hands scored the goals.

Alcester Town and visitors Pinvin United drew 3-3 as Poulson (2) and Richardson scored for Alcester and Pinvin netted through Bellamy (2) and Ridings.

Broadway United progressed in the WFA Sunday Junior Cup with an excellent 5-2 win over visitors Studley Railway in the second round and they were joined in the third round by Inkberrow and Jacksons Fairfield who both won through in penalty shoot-outs after 1-1 and 3-3 draws at home to The Talbot and Red Lion respectively.

In Division Two, Mickleton Rangers cruised to an 8-1 home win against Ecosamba as Mills (3), Beasley (2), Hicks, Sexton and Collins all struck for the hosts, whilst Ecosamba netted a consolation through Marlow.

Tewkesbury Town beat visitors Broadway United Reserves 5-1 thanks to strikes from Tarling, Dyson, Bloom, Keen and Robinson, whilst Alderton maintained their excellent start with a 4-2 home victory over Tesco United as Hill, J Parker, Greaves and G Parker scored for the village outfit and Tesco netted through Worthington and Evans.

Hosts Evesham United Sunday defeated Charlton Old Boys 5-3 as Louis Sones scored twice for the victors.

The top of the table clash in Division Three saw Quinton come out on top with a 3-0 home victory over Sun Inn thanks to goals from Drinkwater (2) and Land, whilst a second half Graham Begley goal earned Ashton 88 three points as they won 1-0 at Stratford United.

Fortis drew 1-1 with visitors Avon Titans as Rainey scored for Fortis and Deakin netted for Titans.

Bengeworth and Dragons reached round three of the WFA Sunday Minor Cup with 1-0 and 7-0 home wins over Rock Sports and Bewdley Hawks respectively, but Pebworth lost out on penalties at Bull Inn after a 2-2 draw.