Wednesday Sport: Blues wind down with a trip to Spalding


LEEK Town manager will be demanding more of the same when his side travel to play Spalding United this Saturday.

The Blues atoned for recent disappointments with a 1-0 victory at Newcastle Town on Monday night, where Sam Hall netted the winner in the 85th minute.

Despite gaining all three points, Leek remain in seventh spot in Division One of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League, three points short of the play-off places and with just two games to play.

Last night’s results:-


Premier Division: ROCESTER 2, Highgate United 4; Shawbury United 0, Boldmere St Michaels 1; Shepshed Dynamo 2, Long Eaton United 1; Stourport Swifts 1, Worcester City 1.

Division One: Brocton 2, Coventry Copeswood 2; Heath Hayes 1, Cadbury Athletic 2; Hinckley AFC 0, Littleton 2; Racing Club Warwick 4, Ilkeston Town 2; Studley 0, Walsall Wood 6; UTTOXETER TOWN 1, Lichfield City 1.

Tonight’s fixtures:-


Premier Division: Cheadle Town v Silverdale Athletic; Stone Dominoes v Florence FC; Alsager Town v Eastwood Hanley; Hanley Town v Ashbourne FC; Leek CSOB v Ball Haye Green.

Division One: Cheadle Town Res v Shenstone Pathfinder; Foley Meir Res v Leek CSOB Res; Market Drayton Tigers v Penkridge FC; Ossma Blurton v Keele University; Redgate Clayton Res v Audley.

Division Two: Staffordshire Moorlands v Chesterton AFC; Hilton Harriers v Whittington FC; Red Star Alma v Keele University Res.


LEEK Cricket Club are seeking a new first team scorer in the Davanti Tyres North Staffs and South Cheshire League Premier Division.

It is a paid job and the successful applicant will be required to attend both home and away games this season, which starts on Saturday, September 28.

More information can be obtained from club secretary Linda Tweats on 07544 880 027 or [email protected]