PETERBOROUGH LEAGUE FOOTBALL: Whittlesey suffer shock defeat at Holbeach
Whittlesey Athletic suffered a setback in their bid to claim runners-up spot in the Peterborough League Premier Division on Saturday (April 9).
They were beaten 2-1 at Holbeach United Reserves, for whom Dean Elston and Jordan Keeble found the back of the net, and have now slipped back to third place.
Pinchbeck are the team now occupying second spot. They were 3-1 winners at Thorney with Ian Dunn (2) and Tom Brooks getting their goals.
Champions-elect Moulton Harrox were held to a 1-1 draw by visitors Netherton United.
ICA Sports and Langtoft United were both big winners with ICA seeing off Uppingham 4-0 and Langtoft winning 4-1 at Riverside.
Andrew Wayte (2), Valdas Macianskis and Michael Fox were the ICA scorers while Jobi Froud, Daniel Morris, Joe Dobson and Jack Jenkins netted for Langtoft.
Bretton North End’s title hopes in Division Three took a knock when they crashed to a 5-2 defeat in a stormy game at Ramsey Town.
Bretton had Kyle Orange and Ricky Rozario sent off and four more players booked.
Zak Stevens (2), Jamie Darlow, Tommy Skidmore and Adam Taylor were the Ramsey goalscorers with Orange and Stuart Haylock replying for Bretton.