Burradon hit 16 in cup win

More first round ties took place in the George Davison Cup at the weekend.

Premier division side Blyth Comrades enjoyed a 5-2 win over new league side Stakeford Cherry Tree.

Newsham Victory lost 6-2 at home against another new side Blyth Isabella Colliery.

In round one of the Saints Shield there were wins for Ashington White House and Blyth Last Orders.

The White House won 2-1 at home against Blyth Waterloo while Last Orders won 5-1 away at Marden Residents, with Kevin Salmon scoring the Residents’ goal.

In round one of the Alan Davison Cup, Burradon and New Fordley had little trouble reaching the next round as they scored 16 away to AE Phoenix who grabbed a consolation goal through David Sturgeon.

In the Premier division, Ashington Bubbles lost 6-1 at home against Ashington Grand.

Cramlington Phoenix went down 3-2 at home against Forest Hall. Joe Kennedy (2) and Graham Murray scored for the visitors.

Lynemouth Institute went down 5-2 at home against New Delaval and Newsham.

In an excellent game between North Shields Royal Arms and Wansbeck Flavour Bar, the game was decided by the only goal of the game scored by Richard Hall from the Flavour Bar.

The only game in division one saw Ashington Excelsior win 7-0 away against Blyth United Services.