Junior football round-up

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D Town U12s 2 (aet pens 3)

Moulton Magpies 2 (aet pens 1)

Alex Kaufman made good saves early on. But Daventry were soon two down. Daventry put pressure on Moulton and with a good cross from Rueben Grove, Freddy King was there to put it in the net 2-1.

Good passing saw Ben Grosvenor-Power get the equaliser. Daventry won the game on penalties with the final score being 3-5.

D Grange Colts U10s 1 Towcester Town Lions 1

Colts played great passing football and looked to take the game to the Lions, but a good shot put Colts one down against the run of play.

Good work from the defence and midfield created a chance for Morgan Board to strike a super shot into the bottom corner of the net to equalise.

In the second half Colts dominated but could not find a way through the Lions defence.

Dav Town Danes U13s 3

Bilton Ajax 0

Mason Graves opened the scoring with a well-placed shot off the post. Ollie Reeve’s 30 minute volley was the goal of the game and Ethan Thomas settled it just after the break. Luke Barnwell was man of the match.

D Grange Blades U14s 3

Bugbrooke 2

Blades carried forward their recent good run into the cup when edging out Bugbrooke in a very close encounter.

Blades scored twice early on through Robbie Farrell’s header and Connor Keating’s strike straight from a corner. Bugbrooke hit back and Blades went in 2-1 up at the break. Matthias Nyakanyanga then scored to take it to 3-1 after some great work from man of the match Jack Creaney. Bugbrooke came back again to make it 3-2, but Blades work rate and total commitment saw them through.

D Grange Blades U13s 3

Heyford Athletic 2

Five goals in the second-half saw this game come to life after Heyford had shaded the first.

Heyford took the lead but Blades stormed back with a magnificent volley from Layton Billson after great work from Joe Squirrell.

Heyford regained the lead but Nathan Butler’s weaving run and finish pulled the scores level. Blades scored the winner with 10 minutes to go when Nathan Butler crossed for Joe Squirrell to scramble home the winner. Man of the match was Lewis Knight.

D Grange Blades U12s 4 Towcester 0 Drayton’s persistence paid of when Alfie Painter hit the target to put them 1-0 at half time. Sam Hennessey got Drayton’s second early in the second-half. Drayton continued to pressure Towcester’s defence with great passing football and two more goals from Tom Tayles and Jojo Durant sealed Drayton’s 4-0 win.

D Town Vikings U11s 2

Moulton Magpies U11s 4

The opening goal went to Moulton and as half-time approached Ed Moyes nipped in to slot a well-taken goal making it 1-1 at half-time.

Bradon, Blaine and Oliver Brady all had a excellent match and Thomas Clements bagged a second for Daventry from a corner. James, Aiden, Mathew and Alex were very good in defence all had a good game Man of the Match went to Jack Ramsden.

Long Buckby U13s Juniors 1

Moulton Magpies 4

The game had remained scoreless for much of the first half until the Buckby keeper missed a punch and Moulton planted the ball into the net. However, amends were made with a string of fine saves and blocks from stopper Thomas Ashcroft.

Soon two down, Buckby brought themselves back into the game with an Ollie Halford run ending with Ethan Randell scoring his second in two games. Despite some good tackling from man of the match Charlie Clayton Buckby conceded twice more.

Dav Town Saxons U10s 0

Kislingbury Youth Blue 7

Kislingbury’s first two goals were fortuitous as they were deflected into the goal. Saxons never recovered after that despite efforts from Robbie Meadows and man of match Hugo Caldeira as the visitors added another five.

Dav Town Saxons U11s 6

Falcon Stripes 2

The Saxons fell behind early on, but equalised quickly when Tom Brown chased down a loose ball and rolled into an empty net. Tom put the Saxons ahead going through and lobbing the goalkeeper. He completed his hat-trick early in the second-half scoring in the top corner.

George Price scored the fourth with a powerful shot from the edge of the box. Tom scored his fourth with a brilliant free kick into the top corner.

Falcons pulled a second back before a well-worked corner saw Calum Prentice head home to make the score 6-2.

D Grange U16s Colts 3

Wooldale Red 2

Tom Cotton opened the scoring with a superb volley and Colts led at half-time. Jack Hogben scored a brilliant, individual goal at the start of the second-half. Wooldale took full advantage of the breeze and scored two quick goals to level. Chris Berrevoets split the defence and scored the winner. Jack Hogben was exceptional and was man of the match.

Dav Town Saxons U9s 2

Moulton Magpies Black 4

Two goals from top-scorer Nayan Bryce and outstanding displays by joint-men-of-the match Decklyn Hartley and Charlie Trayford were just not enough in a match Saxons had their chances to win comfortably. Taylor Noel came close to scoring on a number of occasions and Luke Barker-Poole was always a threat on the wing.

Conceding two soft goals at the start of the second-half against the run of play left the Saxons on the back foot.

Dav Town Vikings U9s 5

Parkland Tigers Stripes 1

An outstanding team performance from the Vikings resulted in a 5-1 win against the Parkland Tigers Stripes with four goals from in-form striker Sam Collins.

The Vikings took advantage of their possession with Sam Collins on target twice before the break. Despite pressure from the Stripes early in the second-half, the Vikings defence stood strong with Reagan Gibson having a superb match.

Ben Sefton hit a shot which was deflected into the net by a Stripes’ defender.

Sam Collins’ purple patch continued when he added two more goals, with the Stripes scoring a late consolation goal making the final score 5-1.

Man of the match was Reagan Gibson.

Dav Town Vikings U13s 0 Harpole 6

Keeper Josh Graham gave a star man performance saving a penalty and commanding his box. He may well feel aggrieved at the defensive errors that ultimately cost the Vikings the game.

All Stars U11s 4 Billing United 2

Billing had the better of the first 15minutes and took a deserved lead. All Stars hit the bar before equalising. Billing again took the lead in the second-half but All Stars equalised straight from the restart. All Stars finally got the upper hand in this closely-fought contest to win 4 -2 with man of the match Ethan Hart grabbing a hat-trick.

Drayton Grange Blades U10s 0 Hackleton Harriers 1

Hackleton went into an early lead. Drayton began to play flowing football and with excellent goal keeping from Mitchel Burns and strong defensive work from James Law, they kept the defeat low-scoring.