Cullercoats score nine in Minor Cup win

Cullercoats advanced in the Northumberland FA Minor Cup with a resounding win 9-1 win against The Haal.

John Amos continued his prolific form with four strikes and was supported in the scoring by Cris Conner who notched a hat-trick.

The other goals came from Steven Moat and Christopher Barnfather.

Meanwhile the under-15s won 2-1 at Longhouton in the NEYDL League.

A first half strike from Aidan Mcdonald and an early second half header from Alex Mutch gave Cullercoats a 2-0 lead before Longhoughton scored a late consolation goal.

The result lifts Cullercoats into second in the league table.

And Cullercoats maintained their position at the top of Pinpoint Recruitment league four with a resounding 5-1 win away at Grainger Park.

Aaron Dixon scored two early goals after converting two excellent corners from Dan Morton, before Morton turned provider again to set up Alex Mutch for 3-0 before half-time.

Grainger Park pulled a goal back early in the second half before Davy Barber scored on his debut to make it 4-1 and Ben Morris notched the fifth with five minutes remaining.

Star man was Morton, who despite not scoring set up all five goals.