Saturday League: Edgehill battle back to see off Westover

Saturday League round up
Saturday League round up

Edgehill kicked off their 2015/16 season with a 4-3 win against Westover Wasps at Oliver’s Mount.

Steve Clegg’s men had to graft hard to take the three points as Westover battled back on three occasions.

Jackson Jowett fired in twice and Tyler Richardson and Kieran Link also scored, while Callum Gravestock, Aiden McCallion and Chris Hannam banged in goals for Jamie Heritage’s men.

Hunmanby United beat promoted Cayton 5-1, Cameron Dobson, Oli Milner and James Pinder got on the scoresheet, while two own goals cost Cayton, for whom Tom Sixsmith scored.

In the Whitby derby, Whitby Fisherman’s Society took the bragging rights as they beat Whitby RUFC 3-0.

Sam Russell, Dave Welham and Mark Swales all netted for Mark Storr’s men.

Seamer Reserves started life in Division Two with a 5-2 win against Edgehill Reserves.

Joe Wright’s side netted the three points despite goals from Chris Ferrey and Jon Cairns.

Falsgrave and Duchess drew 1-1, Tommy Day scoring for Lee Smythe’s men.

Newlands Reserves hammered Snainton 7-1 as Stew Bates banged in a hat-trick.

Jordan Mintoft, James Tadman, Aiden Cooper and Drew McCoubrey got the other goals for Park’s second string.

Sleights Reserves dominated their derby clash with Fishburn Reserves, taking a 2-0 win in Division Three.

Striker Simon Taylor clipping crossbar three times including from a 30-yard half volley.

The visitors eventually led early in the second half when Luke Stokoe nodded home a left-wing corner.

Substitute Tom Kilpatrick then made sure in the final 10 minutes, with a low drive for Rob Winspear’s men.

New boys Itis Itis Rovers beat Westover Reserves 4-1.

Callum Myers netted Westover’s solitary strike.

Commercial bagged a 3-1 win on the road at Sherburn.

Matt Whitehall bagged Sherburn’s only goal.