March Town United

Thursday, November 20, 2014

March Town Ladies put in a brave performance against Newmarket but they are out of the Ladies S Tech League Cup after a 2-1 second leg loss at the GER on Sunday.

March football v Saffron Walden Town. Picture: Steve Williams.

March Town United manager Chris Bartlett says he was encouraged by his side’s performance in their 1-0 home loss to Thurlow Nunn League leaders Saffron Walden Town on Saturday.

Denny Escorcio.

March Town United manager Chris Bartlett says his side needs to learn not to switch off after they let slip a lead to lose at Swaffham Town on Saturday.

Gary Davis.

March Town Ladies manager Gary Davis has backed his side to overturn a two goal deficit and make the quarter finals of the S Tech League Cup.

Chris Bartlett. Picture: Steve Williams.

March Town United were left fuming after Saturday’s home game with Leiston Reserves was postponed because the visitors could not field a side.

Football News

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Josh Ford’s double saw Wisbech Town come from behind to beat Cleethorpes Town 2-1 in an enthralling FA Vase second round clash.

Josh Ford.

Wisbech Town manager Dick Creasey is fuming that his side’s clash with AFC Rushden and Diamonds was not called off at half time due to a waterlogged pitch.

Wisbech Town v AFC Rushden and Diamonds. Picture: Steve Williams.

Wisbech Town were unable to break down the eight men of United Counties League leaders AFC Rushden and Diamonds on a wet, miserable afternoon at the Elgood’s Fenland Stadium.

March Bears.

Under-strength March Bears put up a good fight but were eventually put to the sword by high flying Saffron Walden II on Saturday.

Wisbech Town. Dick Creasey

Wisbech Town manager Dick Creasey hopes the club’s “tremendous” fans will act as his side’s 12th man when leaders AFC Rushden & Diamonds, and their massive travelling support, roll into town on Saturday.

Rugby News

Monday, November 17, 2014

An ex-England international and British Lion put a group of rugby students through their paces.

Wisbech rugby v Mersea Island. Picture: Steve Williams.

Wisbech bagged eight tries in a 50-3 win over Mersea Island in Eastern Counties 1.

Wisbech Wildcats ruby v UEA. Picture: Steve Williams.

Wisbech were made to pay for an under-par first half performance as they lost 34-20 to Swaffham on Saturday.

Athletics News

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Doddington sprinter Jonnie Peacock has admitted 2014 has not gone how he’d hoped but he is determined to get back to his best next year.

Sue George, Sarah Gauvin, Adam Chown, Colin Simpson at Shouldham Warren.

Fenland Running Club competitors Colin Simpson, Adam Chown, Sarah Gauvin and Sue George took part in the second Ryston Runners Grand Prix Cross Country 9km race at Shouldham Common.

FRC 10 mile road race the CGM Fen10. Maire Irlam

The biggest field in years gathered to take part in Fenland Running Club’s annual 10 mile race yesterday.

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