Saturday Sport: Results round-up

LEAGUE ONE

PORT VALE 2 (Worrall 33, 87), Colchester United 2 (Senior 12, Wright 45+4).

EVO-STIK NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE

Division One South:  Bedworth United 2, Gresley FC 0; Corby Town 1, Frickley Athletic 2; LEEK TOWN 1 (Grimshaw 73), Chasetown 2 (Langston 38, Nduna 50); Loughborough Dynamo 0, Carlton Town 3; Newcastle Town 2, Sheffield FC 0; Peterborough Sports 4, Belper Town 0; Spalding United 1, Kidsgrove Athletic 3; Stamford 3, Basford United 1; Stocksbridge Park Steels 2, Romulus 1.Postponed: Alvechurch v Cleethorpes Town, Market Drayton Town v Lincoln United.

MIDLAND LEAGUE

ROCESTER remain rock-bottom of the Premier Division after losing 5-3 at Lye Town. 

Premier Division: AFC Wulfrunians 0, Bromsgrove Sporting 2; Boldmere St Michaels 1, Coleshill Town 1; Coventry Sphinx 1, Westfields 1; Long Eaton United 1, Rugby Town 2; Lye Town 5, ROCESTER 3; Worcester City 3, Sporting Khalsa 5. Postponed: Heanor Town v Shepshed Dynamo, Highgate United v Haughmond, South Normanton Athletic v Coventry United, Stourport Swifts v Quorn.

Division One: Chelmsley Town1, Atherstone Town 1; Coventry Copeswood 1, Pershore Town 0; Lichfield City 1, Paget Rangers 2; Nuneaton Griff 1, Ilkeston Town 1; Stafford Town 1, Heath Hayes 2; Walsall Wood 8, Coventry Alvis 0. Postponed: Bolehall Swifts v UTTOXETER TOWN, Brocton v Racing Club Warwick; Cadbury Athletic v Leicester Road, Heather St Johns v Hinckley AFC, Littleton v Studley.

STAFFORDSHIRE COUNTY SENIOR LEAGUE

Premier Division: Silverdale Athletic 6, Cheadle Town 0; Walsall Phoenix 2, Foley Meir 4; Wolstanton United 2, Hanley Town 0. Postponed: Ball Haye Green v Ashbourne FC, Knypersley Victoria v Leek CSOB, Redgate Clayton v Alsager Town.

Division One: Abbey Hulton United 2, Audley 0; Ossma Blurton 3, Redgate Clayton Res 1; Shenstone Pathfinder 4, Walsall Phoenix Res 1. Postponed: Cheadle Town Res v Brereton Social, Foley Meir Res v Penkridge FC, Leek CSOB Res v Market Drayton Tigers, Milton United v Keele University.

Division Two: Acorn Albion 0, Whittington Fc 4; Audley Res 1, Cannock United 3; Hilton Harriers 2, Red Star Alma 3; Keele University Res 1, AFC Alsager 2; Milton United 2, Featherstone FC 3; Staffordshire Moorlands 4, Chesterton AFC 4. Postponed: NDFC v Goldenhill Wanderers.

Rugby Union

MIDLANDS DIVISION

Premier Division: Derby 7, Bridgnorth 33; Doncaster Phoenix 54, Bournville 26; Lichfield 17, Birmingham & Solihull 20; LONGTON 5, Sandbach 44; Newbold on Avon 5, Peterborough Lions 21; Newport 53, Old Halesonians 0. Postponed: Nuneaton v Scunthorpe.

Two West (North): Kidderminster 10, Crewe & Nantwich 20; LEEK 29 (try scorers: Lee Williams 2, Sam Hunt, Luke Grainger), Cleobury Mortimer 3; Ludlow 29, Walsall 7; Newcastle 17, Veseyans 20; Old Saltleians 22, Tamworth 23; Spartans 10, Whitchurch 19.

Three West (North): Cannock 3, Burntwood 24.Edwardians 38, Barton under Needwood 7; Handsworth 24, UTTOXETER 10; Harborne 10, Trentham 7; Shrewsbury 23, Telford Hornets 8; Stafford 39. Willenhall 10.

Pictured: Leek rugby players are applauded off the field after their win.

Hockey

STAFFORDSHIRE WOMEN’S LEAGUE

RUNAWAY Division Four leaders Abbotsholme dropped their first points of the season when they were held to a 2-2 away to Lichfield 6s.

Division One: Bloxwich 2s 0, Cannock 3s 5; Leek 2s 0, Bloxwich 1s 5; Dudley 1s 3, Barton 1s 1; UTTOXETER 1s 0, Lichfield 3s 5; West Bromwich 1s 1, Wolverhampton & Tettenhall 1s 3.

Division Two: Wolverhampton & Tettenhall 2s 1, Aldridge & Walsall 1s 0; Phoenix Blues 1s 2, Leek 3s 0; Cannock 4s 3, Tamworth 2s 0; Stafford 2s 1, Stone 2s 0; Lichfield 4s 9, UTTOXETER 2s 0.

Division Three: Bloxwich 3s 4, Stafford 4s 0; Keele University 1s 2, Wolverhampton & Tettenhall 3rds 1; Streetly 1s 2, Lichfield 5s 1; Stafford 3s 2, North Stafford 2s 4; Stone 3s 2, Tamworth 3s 4.

Division Four: Wolverhampton & Tettenhall 4s 3, Dudley 2s 0; Lichfield 6s 2, Abbotsholme 1s 2; Leek 4s 5, Bloxwich 4s 0.

Horse Racing

VETERAN chaser Granville Island ploughed through the heavy going to give Basford Green trainer Jennie Candlish a winner Uttoxeter races today.

The 11 year old got up by half-a-length under jockey Sea Quinlan to win the 2m 4f Marsotn’s Pedigree Handicap Chase at rewarding odds of 6/1