North Northumberland League write-up

Bamburgh and Wansbeck shared the points in a six-goal thriller in the North Northumberland League.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 23rd February 2015, 11:58 am

The castle side took a two-goal lead through Johnny Johnson, but a Mitchell Fawcus strike saw the visitors pull one back before the break.

In the second half Wansbeck netted twice to go 2-3 up with two goals from Jamie Graham, but Bamburgh equalised through Dan Johnson for a 3-3 draw.

Tweedmouth Rangers also had to settle for a draw when they faced Red Row at home, the final score being 1-1. Itwas end to end in the first half and plenty of chances were created, but it remained goalless at the break.

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Red Row went in front through Sean Palmer, but Jonathan Brown salvaged a point for the Berwick side when he headed home from a Lee Dodd cross.

Highfields lost 2-0 away to Alnmouth United, the home side remaining top of the table as a result of their victory. The first was an own goal, the second coming from Liam Jefferson.

Tweedmouth Harrow won 3-0 at Craster. Johnny Gill and Mark Douglas put the Berwick side 2-0 up at half-time with Jordan Richardson netting the third in the second half.

Second division leaders Belford were in rampant mood when they took on Lynemouth Anglers at home.

It was only 2-0 at half-time, but Belford banged in 11 after the break for maximum points. Mark Dunlop netted a double hat-trick for the home side with Dan Tully and Ross Moore bagging two apiece. Fraser Tait, Ryan Lilico and Kevin France all added one.