Allestree now nine points clear at top

NRHNBE120303f3, Ripley town v Bargate rovers.
NRHNBE120303f3, Ripley town v Bargate rovers.

ALLESTREE continue to stretch their lead at the top of Division One.

It is now nine points following a 6-0 demolition of Holbrook St.Michaels Reserves. Danny Thornhill (2), Daz Annable, Ollie Sheare, Adem Mahmood and an own goal making up their scoring list.

Allestree were however outscored by Woolley Moor United who won 8-0 at Derbyshire Amateurs.

Helping Allestree extend their lead was Derby Singh Brothers 4-2 win over Derby Rolls Royce Leisure Reserves.Danny Cooper,David Chopra,

Inderjit Modare and Fatinder Dhamrait all hitting goals for the Derby side.

Mickleover RBL Reserves remain at the foot of the table after losing 4-1 to hitherto second bottom Pastures.

Ripley Town’s climb up the league ladder continued as their 2-0 win enabled them to latch on to the top group. Steve Bayliss and Jay Harrison with a 25 yard belter scored the Ripley goals.

While Swanwick Pentrich Road Reserves had to settle for a 2-all draw with Punjab United,Guy Wilding and Mark Waghorn scoring for Swanwick.

Tibshelf,with goals from Gareth Riley and Nathan Hadley,beat Findern 2-0.

Division Two

A 2-0 win at Wirksworth Town Reserves served to keep Allenton United Reserves clear at the top of Division Two although Mackworth St.Francis kept pace with them by winning 2-0 over NewtonTheir goals coming from Aaron Wrightman and Ben Ormond.

Melbourne Dynamo Reserves with goal number 18 for the season from Farrell Scott and two from Matt Archer won 3-1 at Hilton Harriers to maintain their challenge.

Wirksworth Ivanhoe won 5-0 at Punjab United Reserves while Ambergate with goals from Shaun Bestwick, Shaun Welch and Craig Tipton, beat Little Eaton Reserves 3-0 to maintain their respective pushes for the top.

Pastures Reserves played out a 2-all draw with Bargate Rovers Reserves.Aaron McGoldrick scoring both of the Pastures goals.

Premier Division

In the Premier Division, there were two crucial matches but not a single goal to cheer in either of them.

The top-of-the-table clash between Cromford and Allenton United finished goalless, as did the higher reaches v lower reaches clash between Derby Rolls-Royce Leisure and Ashover.

And there was only one goal in the game at Rowsley 86 where visitors Melbourne Dynamo won thanks to Adam Ross scoring his 18th goal of the season.

However, it is just like with buses for bottom club Sandiacre Town.

They wait all season to record a win and then they make it two wins in two games by beating Willington 4-2.

Nathan Daley fired a hat-trick in the win with Scott Pickard getting the other one.

Newmount waited until two minutes from the end to score their winning and only goal of the game against Mickleover RBL, Danny Guild obliging.

Derby Royal beat Matlock Sports 3-1 with two goals from Josh Gregory and one from Gareth Oliver while Josh Johnson scored the Holbrook St. Michaels goal as they lost 3-1 to Wirksworth Town.