North Shields Gunner into third round of league’s cup

THE second round of the George Davison Cup took place last weekend.

Ashington Bubbles went down 5-0 at home against Blyth Comrades after Daniel Long scored four goals, Daniel Wilson adding the other.

Another Ashington side who went out was Ashington Grand after they went down 6-2 at home against Milbourne Arms.

Blyth Seahorse were no match for Cowpen Percy Arms going down 6-0 while High Street won 2-1 at home against Newsham Black Diamond.

Marden Residents went down 4-3 at home against North Shields Gunner. Goals for Marden came from came from Jordon Fry (2) and Paul Richardson. On target for the Gunner were James D Ridley (2), Andrew Robinson and Kevin Watler.

New Hartley went down against division rivals Blagdon Arms 3-2. Zak Douglas and Nicky Eastlake scored for the Hartley side. Blagdon’s goals came from Michael Walton (2) and Mark Herron.

New Delaval and Newsham were no match for their visitors Newbiggin who scored 13. The Newsham side did score a consolation goal through Ian Locke.

North Shields Royal Arms just got through at home against Ashington Grand Street 2-1. Goals for the Royal Arms came from Scott Pocklington and Alan Batiste. Shaun Laing scored for the Street.

A much weakened Eagle side went down 3-1 at home against West Allotment. Goals for the Allotment came from Ben Gilroy, Michael Hartley and John Leach. Che Aisbit scored for the Eagle.

Whitley Bay Seahorse and Ashington Rohan Kanhai will have to play their game again. The referee abandoned the game just after the hour mark after a player sustained a broken leg. The Seahorse were 5-0 up at the time.

The top two sides met in the premier division with Burradon and New Fordley beating Ashington Mortimer 3-1. Brent Aisbitt scored for the Mortimer. David Atkinson (2) and Ian Lee scored for Burradon.

On Sunday Burradon are playing in the All England Sunday FA Cup against Hetton Lyons Cricket Club at Morpeth Town’s Craik Park ground with a 2pm start.

Divison one saw South Beach beat Monkseaton Arms 2-0 thanks to goals by Joe Betts and Redmond Cockburn.

Division two saw Ashington Central had a good 7-2 win at home against Cramlington Phoenix. Goals for the Central came from Mark Taylor (3) with Richard Hall and Gary Wallace scoring two each. Scoring for the Phoenix was Chris Killen and Karl Cox.

Bedlington Community won 2-0 at home against Blyth Ridley Park.