Anglian Combination round-up: Harleston Town in pole position at CEYMS slip up

PUBLISHED: 11:36 12 November 2017 | UPDATED: 11:36 12 November 2017

Great Yarmouth Town went down to a heavy defeat at the hands of Histon on Saturday. Picture: Archant

Great Yarmouth Town went down to a heavy defeat at the hands of Histon on Saturday. Picture: Archant


There remains only one unbeaten side in the Premier Division as CEYMS lost their first game of the campaign.

Blofield took the spoils as goals from Jack Robinson and Dan Stobbard put paid to CEYMS unbeaten start. Lewis Allen grabbed the away side’s consolation.

Harleston maintained their perfect record following a narrow 1-0 win away at Hellesdon. Scott Roberts got the visitors’ goal which sent them six points clear after 10 games.

Bradenham took their chance and moved above CEYMS into second with a 5-0 away win at Beccles. Goals from George Watts-Sturrock (2), Joel Bryan, Jack Hood and Lee Moran sealed the win.

Caister had a day to forget at home as Long Stratton won their sixth game in a row. Strikes from James Bemrose, Danilo Campoli, Chris Bartram and James Daniels gave the away side a 4-0 win.

Mulbarton remain fourth as they won 2-1 at home over Acle. Mark Sutcliffe and Ben Thompson got the hosts goals with Stephen Drake getting on the scoresheet for the visitors.

St Andrews had a fine 5-0 home win over Mattishall at Thorpe Rec thanks to Charlie Rowe (2), Sam Whiting, Ryan Pye and Lee Jones-Blackett.

Stalham put some space between themselves and the bottom two with a 3-1 home win over basement side Reepham. Liam Page, Pat Gainsford and Matty Watling earned them the points with Will Owen getting Reepham’s consolation.

Wroxham lost their second home game in a matter of days as goals from Tom Sampson (2) and Michael Tacon gave Waveney a 3-1 win at Trafford Park. Danny Rogers replied for Wroxham.

Sheringham remain top of Division One but now have Wymondham hot on their heels.

Sheringham got a point on their travels as they drew 1-1 at Attleborough. Tom Hislop scored for the visitors but a Kieran Brown strike meant the spoils were shared.

Wymondham seized there chance to narrow the gap with a 4-0 home win over Watton. A hat-trick from Liam Moriarty and a goal from Ashley Mitchell gave them all three points.

Aylsham came out on the right side of a seven-goal thriller at home to Loddon as Rhys Cousins (2) and James Oliver (2) gave them a 4-3 win. Matthew Ayre (2) and Connor Davis replied for Loddon.

A hat-trick from Dom Mearner and further goals from Tom Hunter and Josh Knights gave Bungay a 5-0 win at home over North Walsham keeping both sides in mid table.

Cromer remain without a point as Yelverton won 4-0 at Cabbell park to make it five unbeaten. Tom Crabbe (2), Harry Maddison and Daniel Cooke sealed their win.

Scole returned from Hindringham with all three points after goals from Connor Kerry (2) and James Harrison. Matthew Hudson replied for Hindringham.

After their good start Hoveton are now winless in four as they lost 3-1 away at Kirkley and Pakefield Reserves. The home side’s scorers were Brad Carroll, Macaulay Holt and Ryan Hunt. Adam Johnson got Hoveton’s goal.

Mundford moved up to third with a good 2-0 win at home against UEA. Albs Matthews and Ian Fancett goals kept them in touch with the top two.

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