Saturday League preview and fixtures: Sports aiming to extend run

Saturday League preview and fixtures
Saturday League preview and fixtures

Third Division Goal Sports will be hoping to extend their unbeaten run to six games on saturday at promotion rivals Rosette.

With both sides boasting unbeaten records in the league, this should prove to be one of the games of the weekend.

Player-manager Mark Plumpton has been impressed with the way his side has played in their first season and their good form has attracted interest from players from as far as Driffield.

He said: “The team is buzzing with our start, we are playing well and five games unbeaten.

“I’m delighted with the interest with some players from the Driffield League wanting to come and play.

“Maybe next year we could even have a reserve side in the league.”

When asked which players he thought could cause Rosette problems, he singled out in-form frontman Tyson Stubbings, who has scored eight goals in the last three games,

Saturday’s fixtures

North Riding FA Saturday Challenge Cup (2pm)

Cayton v Dormanstown, Scalby v Edgehill, Itis Itis Rovers v Helperby.

Scarborough FA District Cup

Seamer v West Pier, Sleights v Whitby RUFC (1.30pm), K’moorside v Whitby Fishermen (2pm)

Scarborough FA Junior Cup (1.30pm)

Newlands Res v Loftus Athletic.

Trophy Trader League Trophy (1.30pm)

Fishburn Park Res v Scalby Res.

East Riding Junior Country Cup (12pm)

Pock 3rds v Hunmanby Res, Filey Res v Burton Agnes.

Division One (2pm)

Hunmanby v Newlands.

Division Two

Ayton v West Pier Res, Duchess v Cayton Res, Edgehill Res v Snainton, Falsgrave v Seamer Res.

Division Three

Commercial v Eastway, FC Rosette v Goal Sports, Sherburn v Filey 3rds, Westover Res v Sleights Res.