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FOOTBALL: Abingdon's misery shows no end
11:00am Monday 16th September 2013 in Headlines
Abingdon United’s woes at the foot of the Premier Division increased as they went down to their ninth Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division defeat with a 3-0 reverse at Kidlington.
Ben Fitzmartin, Michael Duerden and Tom Castle netted for the hosts.
Josh Fowler scored a last-minute leveller as Shrivenham drew 4-4 at home to Brimscombe & Thrupp.
Steve Robertson, Richard Miles and Matt Bown got their other goals. Karl Nash (3) and Ben Deakin replied. Abingdon Town crashed 4-1 at home to Flackwell Heath.
Adam Dickens (2), Jeff Brown and Aaron Couch netted for the visitors. Drew Fowler scored for the hosts. Thame United drew 1-1 at Newbury Town. Ben Connolly put Thame ahead, only for Carl Jenner to level.
Meanwhile, John McMahon and Anaclet Odhiambo both scored twice as Division 1 East leaders AFC Hinksey thrashed Rayners Lane 6-0.
Hinksey went down to ten men when Denel Thomas was sent off for a second booking after disputing a second-half penalty, with Jon Beames saving Callum McCarroll’s spot-kick.
Ryan Curtin and an own goal completed their tally. Headington Amateurs stayed in second place as they thumped visitors Maidenhead United 6-0, with braces from Liam Morbey, Paul Hedger and Tom Payne. Bradley Shaw replied. In Division 1 West, Carterton lost 3-0 at home to Shortwood United for whom Chris Underwood, Joe Rymell and Nick Humphreys scored.
North Leigh United lost 3-1 to Lydney Town, Jared Liddington, Dan Morgan and James Morse the scorers. Alfie Saunders scored a late penalty for North Leigh. Clanfield went down to a 2-1 defeat away to Tuffley Rovers. Steve Olphert was Clanfield’s marksman. Easington Sports won 1-0 away at Malmesbury Victoria, thanks to a goal from Matt Keenan.
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