Both Teams Progress
Both teams progressed in the County Cup.
The first team won 4-1 at Littletown, goals from Graham Holmes, Ben Richardson, Michael Rhodes and Olly Hunter saw us through to the quarter final.
The reserves game from 1-0 down to beat Halton Moor 5-1. Andy Howland (2), Olly Whitham, Will Knight and Brannan Lawn were the scorers. The reserves now progress to the fifth round.
The Under 18's went down 5-0 to Bramley Villagers. They suffered a double blow when Cameron Webster was sent off and Jacob Bryceland was taken to hospital with a serious leg injury.
The fixtures for January have been released and the month starts with both teams in County Cup action. The first team have a tough trip to Littletown, whilst the reserves entertain Halton Moor. There is a second cup game in the month when we travel to Honley in the league cup quarter final.
7th January - Littletown A
14th January - Overthorpe H
21st January - Honley A
28th Janaury - Newsome H
7th January - Halton Moor H
14th January - Holmfirth A
21st January - West Horton H
28th Janaury - Route One Rovers A
Steeton 2 Oxenhope 3
Despite early goals from Lee Reilly and Olly Hunter, Steeton could not hold onto their lead and strikes from Dan Moriarty, Lewis Hopkinson and Michael Garnett saw the cup holders progress.
Cross Hills Reserves 2 Steeton Reserves 3
Will Knight struck a superb hat trick from the reserves as they came from 2-1 down to beat Cross Hills. Sam Fox and Ben Clarkson got the other goals.
Steeton went down 3-0 to leaders Newsome, goals from Steven Marshall. Kitson Gayle and Wayne Shooter did the damage in a game where Steeton felt that they were on the wrong end of some key decisions.
The Reserve game was abandoned after 60 minutes. Whilst leading 3-0 through Ben Clarkson 2 and Will Knight. A memeber of the Thornton Utd coaching staff was involved in an incident with a Steeton player and the referee decided enough was enough.
The U18's were 8-0 winners over Calverley. Ben Clarkson (4), Toby Jeffrey, Freddie Binns, Brandon Chiwara and Alex Briggs got the goals.