Cotgrave briefly lead the Premier Division before Southwell City reclaim top spot...
In the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, Cotgrave were leaders of the Premier Division for a day after they beat AFC Dunkirk 3-1 on Friday night before Southwell City moved back to the top of the table with a 2-0 win over Attenborough on Saturday afternoon.
With less than a minute on the clock Lee Potts put Cotgrave ahead then, against the run of play, Gethyn Tustin doubled the advantage after a quarter of an hour. That’s how the score stayed until half time but, immediately after the restart the visitors got their third after a ball into the box from Lee Collison forced an own goal. George Bosworth pulled one back for Dunkirk in the closing stages.
Oliver Clarke put Southwell ahead inside the first five minutes of their match. Both sides missed a penalty before substitute George Caudwell sealed the points with a stunning 25 yard effort.
Keyworth United up to third following a 7-0 demolition of Wollaton including a brace for Goran Seymour. Scott Litchfield, Daniel Chadwick, Carey Knight, Sam Foster and Cameron Gray were also on target.
Awsworth Villa ended a run of four games without a win by beating Gedling Southbank 6-0. Jake Fisher opened the scoring, Daniel Towle extended the lead before it became a competition between Villa’s two Fishers. Casey added the third before Jake got back on the scoresheet then, not to be outdone, Casey notched the fifth. Substitute Marcus Liburd rounded out the win.
Aslockton & Orston made it five wins in a row with a 5-1 win over Sandiacre Town. Aslockton were two to the good within 12 minutes as first, James Hallam headed in a Julian Joachim corner, then the former Premier League star curled into the top corner with the outside of his boot. Hallam then turned provider for Ed Hodgson before Joachim went on to complete his hat-trick, his second coming from the penalty spot. Jordan Smith grabbed a consolation for the visitors.
Radcliffe Olympic picked up their first win in five by edging past FC Cavaliers 3-2. Steven Jackson, an own goal and Travahn Seaton scored for Olympic, Steven Beejer and Zibusiso Sibanda replied for Cavs.
Bingham Town made it five unbeaten as they came from 3-1 down to beat Calverton Miners Welfare 4-3. Jay Archer came off the bench to grab a hat-trick alongside a Chris Bradford strike. Alex Clarson, Ryan Easom and Ethan Hunter netted for Calvo.
Magdala Amateurs won 5-2 at Bilborough Town with a hat-trick from Thomas Lawson and brace from Ellis Carter. Jack Nicholson and Ricky Law scored for the still winless Town.
Woodthorpe Park Rangers extended their lead in Division One with a Markell Bailey brace helping them to a 3-1 win at Kirton Brickworks while Bridgford United drew 3-3 with Basford United Community. Liam Honeyman bagged all three for Bridgford, Kamani Wilson on target twice for Basford.
Southwell City Reserves edged past Selston Reserves 4-3. Both sides had been in front at some stage before Luke Thompson grabbed the winner for Southwell.
Ravenshead came from behind at the break to win 2-1 at AFC Bridgford, extending their unbeaten run to seven games, and Ruddington Village won by a similar scoreline at Wollaton Reserves.
Kimberley Miners Welfare doubled their win tally for the season by overcoming Bestwood Miners Welfare 3-2 while Mansfield Hosiery Mills won for the first time in nine with second half goals giving them a 2-0 win at Beeston.
In the Nottinghamshire FA Senior Trophy Burton Joyce progressed with a 3-2 win at Blidworth Red, including a Dean Gent brace and Rory Blyth penalty save for BJ. Robin Hood Colts also made it into the next round after dispatching New Brook 18 2-0.
In Division Two, leaders Stapleford Town Reserves succumbed to only their second defeat of the season as Newark Flowserve Reserves beat them 5-2. Leighton Nicholson was on target four times for Newark and Stapleford had their goalkeeper sent off after 20 minutes.
Ruddington Village Reserves won 4-0 against Clifton All Whites Development and Jordan Sharpe scored a hat-trick for AFC Clifton in their 6-1 win over Nottingham Community. Kurtis Blake-Wynter scored his maiden goal for AFC Top Valley as they too were 6-1 winners, at Cotgrave Reserves.
Like their first team counterparts, Ravenshead Reserves came from behind to win 2-1 against Elston United. Keyworth United Development won by a similar scoreline at Kirton Brickworks Reserves while Bingham Town Reserves overcame Sneinton Town 4-1.