Durham WFC 2 – 1 Spurs Durham Women enjoyed a positive start to the 2017/18 FA WSL season courtesy of a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur. All three goals came in a frantic four minute spell at the end of the first half, with Beth Hepple hammering home from the edge of the area to open the scoring. But the visitors were quickly level with Bianca […]
Shotley Bridge CC beat Lanchester CC in the final of the Eric Topham Trophy 2017. To see the Full Score card CLICK HERE
Sunday saw a quick visit to Consett Cricket Club for a league game against Lanchester CC. Consett bowled first and kept Lanchester to a slow scoring rate dismissing them all for 116. Then it was their turn to bat on a difficult wicket, and despite losing their opening pair for 4 and 9 respectively, Consett added runs at a quicker rate than the visitors. However, […]
Zoe Ness’ late winner saw the Wildcats retain their unbeaten start to the season with a win over Oxford United Women. Ness slotted home three minutes from time to seal victory after Durham were forced to come from behind after Ellie Noble’s goal at the start of the second half. Beth Hepple levelled things up shortly after, before Ness then netted the winner. Lee Sanders […]
Consett Codgers kept their 100% winning home record intact against a more youthful barnard castle team. The final score resembling a cricket score with the Codgers winning 53-52. The Codgers have now fielded 58 different players this season and look forward to their next match on Friday 31st March at home to Alnwick vets.
Consett 1st team took on high fliers Barnard Castle at Amethyst Park, kick off was at the earlier time of 2:15 (to allow rugby fans to watch the last round of the 6 Nations) both teams promised lots of action as they were both aiming to finish the season well. Consett started the sharper with a James Wheeler Try on 7 mins (converted by Dougie […]
Durham Women FC rounded off the season in perfect style wth a victory over Millwall Lionesses to achieve the Top 4 finish they predicted.
Consett RFC 22 – 17 Hartlepool
Beth Hepple’s stunning strike wasn’t enough for Durham as they were beaten by an impressive Everton side. The Toffees raced into an early lead through Gabby George and Claudia Walker before Hepple’s long-range effort reduced the deficit before the break. Despite a spirited second half display, the visitors wrapped up the victory late on as Lauren Davies found the back of the net.