Two late goals give Rangers narrow victory

09:59 12 April 2013

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A hat-trick by Jo Dale helped Worle Rangers to a 4-3 victory over Weston Players.

Worle Rangers 4

Weston Players 3

WORLE Rangers picked up three valuable points in their quest for a third successive promotion after a tense encounter against Weston Players.

Rangers broke with invention and pace through Willment, Brinson and Dugmore, in support of Chatterley, but against the run of play Players scored a goal from a corner.

With all the passing moves Rangers were putting together, the equaliser came from a long ball from Hannam and Dugmore beat the keeper to head home. Moments later Brinson fed Dale who fired home for 2-1.

Players responded positively and equalised after a bouncing ball squirmed through numerous bodies for a tap in and then took the lead through a penalty.

By now Davis and Williams had been introduced and with 10 minutes on the clock Westgarth put Dale in for the equaliser to set up a grandstand finish and with only a couple of minutes remaining, Dugmore provided Dale to complete his hat-trick and a fine 4-3 win.

Wilson, Staines and Westgarth all played well, but the Curry Garden man of the match was Jo Dale.

RESULTS

Atwell Shield quarter-final: Kewstoke Lions 2, Wrington Redhill Res (4-2 aet).

Atwell Shield semi-final: Tickenham Utd 5, Nailsea Utd A 2.

Knockout Cup quarter-final: Portishead Caledonian Thistle 6, Hutton 2.

Knockout Cup semi-final: Winscombe Res 5, Congresbury Res 0.

Vardon Cup semi-final: Cleeve West Town A 1, Bournville Rovers 4.

Keyes Cup semi-final: Dolphin Ath 1, Pill Utd 2.

Division 1: Berrow Res 1, Churchill Club 70 Res 1; Draycott 4, Cleeve West Town Res 2.

Division 2: Axbridge Town 1, Yatton Ath Res 3; Burnham Utd A 1, Nailsea Utd B 0; Locking Park 3, Clevedon Dons 0; Portishead Town A 4, Clevedon Utd A 1.

Division 3: AFC Nailsea 3, Winscombe A 1; Portishead Town B 0, Westland Utd Res 1; Wedmore 2, Shipham 5; Weston Super Seagulls 7, Sporting Weston 3.

Division 4: Hutton Res 1, Nailsea Utd Colts 2; Worle Rangers 4, Weston Players 3; King Alfred SC 7, Kewstoke Lions Res 2.

Division 5: KVFC 3, St George (E-1-G) A 2; Priory Rangers 4, South Park Rangers 1.

Division 6: South Park Rangers Res 0, Westend Res 5; Shipham Res 7, Wedmore Res 2.

FIXTURES

Atwell Shield semi-final: Worle Rangers v Kewstoke Lions (L Gillam).

Challenge Cup quarter-finals: Sporting Weston v Congresbury Res (M Sprague); Weston Super Seagulls v Westland Utd Res (C Ham).

Knockout Cup quarter-final: Tickenham Utd v Banwell Res (T Ganfield).

Keyes Cup semi-final: Portishead Town Colts v Wrington Redhill Res (J Jarad).

Page Shield quarter-final: Portishead Caledonian Thistle v Clapton-in-Gordano (A Locker).

Division 1: Churchill Club 70 Res v Nailsea Utd A (J Harding); Draycott v Winscombe Res (A Smith); Hutton v Selkirk Utd (J Skinner).

Division 2: Burnham Utd A v Locking Park (S Cahill); Nailsea Utd B v Axbridge Town (T Billinghurst).

Division 3: Shipham v Wedmore (A Lambourne); Westend v AFC Nailsea (K Fox); Winscombe A v Portishead Town B (R Brammer).

Division 4: Cleeve West Town A v Bournville Rovers (A Fry); Kewstoke Lions Res v Hutton Res (D Pinnock); Selkirk Utd Res v Worle Res (J Billinghurst); Weston Players v Nailsea Utd Colts (C Simmons).

Division 5: Axbridge Town Res v St George (E-i-G) A (P Maxey); Dolphin Ath v KVFC (J Major); Pill Utd v Clevedon Utd B (I Madge); Priory Rangers v Burnham Utd B (J Hickey).

Division 6: AFC Nailsea Res v Shipham Res (N Wakley); Wedmore Res v Westend Res (B Dancer).

Tuesday - Division 1: Clevedon Utd Res v Selkirk United. Division 2: Clevedon Dons v Nailsea Utd B. Division 3: Shipham v Westend; Wedmore v Cheddar A. Division 4: Hutton Res v Worle Rangers; Kewstoke Lions Res v Weston Players. Division 5: South Park Rangers v Dolphin Ath. Division 6: Congresbury A v Clapton-in-Gordano.

Wednesday - Division 1: Cleeve West Town Res v Nailsea Utd A; Hutton v Kewstoke Lions. Division 2: St George (E-i-G) Res v Tickenham Utd. Division 3: Westland Utd Res v Weston Super Seagulls; Winscombe A v Sporting Weston. Division 4: Banwell Res v Bournville Rovers. Division 6: Westend Res v South Park Rangers Res.

Thursday - Division 1: Churchill Club 70 Res v Winscombe Res. Division 4: Worle Res v Cleeve West Town A. Division 5: St George (E-i-G) A v Pill Utd; Wrington Redhill Res v KVFC.

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