El Sol keep Senior Cup hopes alive

Halls Group Great Yarmouth Sunday LeagueTHE main focus this week was on the league's two representatives in the County Senior Cup semi-finals, and it's a case of one in, one out.

Halls Group Great Yarmouth Sunday League

THE main focus this week was on the league's two representatives in the County Senior Cup semi-finals, and it's a case of one in, one out.

Archers FC gave a good account of themselves but went down 2-1 at Marlborough whereas El Sol's dream remains intact after they forced a replay with Norman Wanderers when the tie finished 1-1.

On to league matters and the top two in the first division both picked up wins.

Norton ran out 11-3 winners against the 10 men of Gorleston Albion with nine of the goals coming in the second half.

Camden Tavern picked up a 4-0 win at Lacon Arms, who started the game with eight men but did manage to accumulate players as they game went on, finishing with 11.

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Newtown Golfers extended their lead at the top on the second division as they won 6-1 against nearest rivals Rollesby. Nothing Special went down 7-1 at Camden Tavern Reserves who, following a couple of calls-offs, seem to have re-grouped.

The other match in the division saw Acle Wanderers beat King's Arms Crusaders 3-1.

The third division saw leaders Windmill forced to work hard for the points against Crown Stores where they eventually won 4-2. Nearest rivals Belton FC battled out a goalless draw with Cantley Rovers, while Hemsby FC move into third place following their 12-0 demolition of Albion United.

The final match played saw Rampart Sign run out 5-1 winners against Greengate.

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Sunday Senior Cup, semi-finals: Marlborough 2, Archers 1; Norman Wanderers 1, El Sol 1.

Division One: Gorleston Albion 3, Norton Ath 11; Hembsy SSC v Sunningdale Boys postponed; Lacon Arms 0, Camden Tavern 4.

Division Two: Camden Tavern Res 7, Nothing Special 1; King's Arms Crusaders 1, Acle Wdrs 3; Newton Golfers 6, Rollesby 1.

Division Three: Albion United 0, Hembsy FC 12; Cantley Rovers 0, Belton FC 0; Crown Stores 2, Windmill 4; Rampart Signs 5, Greengate 1.


Norfolk Senior Cup, semi-final replay: El Sol v Norman Wanderers (Green, Lane, A Shipley).

Division One: Archers v Norton Ath (Mill, Lane, R Manship), Sunningdale Boys v Camden Tavern (Ormesby, R Drake).

Division Two: Acle Wdrs v Newtown Golfers (Acle HS, M Hubbard), Camden Tavern Res v Rollesby (Beaco, A Betts), Dukes FC v Nothing Special (Mill Lane, A Anguish), King's Arms Crusaders v Memphis Belton (Beaco, N Jaques).

Division Three: Albion Utd v Cantley Rovers (Mill Lane, T Scales), Greengate v Belton FC (Beaco, D Tozer), Hemsby FC v Windmill (Hemsby, G Walker), Sun FC v Rampart Signs (Mill Lane, A Russell).