Wins for Outwell, Chatteris and Wisbech St Mary, who carry on strong starts to the season - Fen football round-up

Players from Chatteris Town and Fenstanton go up for a header. Picture: CHATTERIS TOWN TWITTER.

Players from Chatteris Town and Fenstanton go up for a header. Picture: CHATTERIS TOWN TWITTER. - Credit: Archant

Ben Jimson’s goal was enough for Outwell Swifts to make it three straight wins in Kershaw Senior A with a 1-0 win over Barrington.

The Outwell Swifts 2015/16 squad.

The Outwell Swifts 2015/16 squad. - Credit: Archant

Outwell manager Mark Secker said: “Some of our performances have not been as good as they should be but we have never looked like losing.

“The win against Chatteris was a very good performance - there was a real intensity.

“We’re still missing players. I haven’t played since the first game and a few others have been away. Hopefully they will be back soon.

“We know how hard this league is so we’re taking it game by game.”


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Craig Gillies (2) and Gary Smith scored in Chatteris Town’s 3-1 win at Fenstanton.

Chatteris manager Ashley Taylor said: “Very pleased with back to back wins. Its a tough place to go and the pitch is very small but we executed our game plan and came away with three good points.

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“The aim for us now is to keep building momentum and put a winning run together.”

Wisbech St Mary are top of the Kershaw Premier (four wins from four) after beating Cottenham United 2-0. Aaron McKenna and Danny Emmington got the goals.

In the Peterborough and District League, Whittlesey Athletic kick-started the season with a 6-0 win over Crowland Town. Matthew Heron (2), Jacob Smith (2), Jack Bates and Ricky Hailstone scored.

Leverington lost 2-1 to Sawtry and, despite Matthew Hampshire’s goal, lost 3-1 at Peterborough Sports Reserves.

In Division One, Jack Brand, Mark Hardwick, Luke Whyatt and Lewis Clayton scored in Wisbech Town Reserves’ 4-2 win over Spalding United Reserves. But they then lost 2-1 to Whittlesey Athletic Reserves.

Sutton Bridge thumped Warboys Town 6-1. Jamie Griffin (2), Jake Lally (2), Ben Partridge and Matt Eaton scored.

Ben Jones’ goal sealed Whittlesey Athletic Reserves a 1-1 draw at Oundle Town.

Samuel Moses and Daniel Goddard scored but Long Sutton lost 4-2 at Kings Cliffe.

Matthew Cawthorn scored but Long Sutton lost 3-1 to Spalding United Reserves.

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