Pilgrims progress to Premier place after play-off victory

Norwich Sunday League Norman Wanderers celebrate after receiving the Division 1A trophy. Picture: Be

Norwich Sunday League Norman Wanderers celebrate after receiving the Division 1A trophy. Picture: Ben Casey - Credit: Archant

Trimingham Pilgrims secured a place in the Norwich Sunday League Premier Division for the first time as they beat 1A runners-up Brooke FC 4-1 in the play-off final.

In 1B, Ryan Tebble and Sam Browne were the scorers for Salhouse Rovers as they came from behind to win 2-1 at Hethersett Athletic, whilst in an important game in 2B, North Walsham leapfrogged Hellesdon into second spot with a single Aaron Hyland goal. Walsham now lead Hellesdon by a point with three games to play, whilst Hellesdon have one left in the battle for runners-up.

Drayton Dazzlers clinched the runners-up spot in 3A after scoring eight (Danny Shafiyan 4, Owen Spooner 2, Mark Cornfield, Ben Hughes) without reply at Longdale Rovers Reserves.

It capped a good first season for Dazzlers who also won the Sunday Junior Cup. Cotman United and Hempnall completed their seasons by sharing the points and eight goals.


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