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UA Holbeach scoop Elite 11 title for second time

For the second year running University Academy Holbeach scooped Boston College’s annual ‘Elite 11’ event yesterday (Thursday), with Bourne Academy coming second.

WELL MEET AGAIN: Action from last seasons game between Holbeach United and Rothwell Corinthians at Carters Park.

FOOTBALL: Your guide to all the games

This week’s fixture list - support your local team.

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Spalding High School U16 netball team have won the county title

Girls are county netball champions

Spalding High School U16s have won the County Netball Championship


Rangers hope it’s third time lucky against Kirby Muxloe

Deeping Rangers host Kirby Muxloe on Saturday, hoping to make it third time lucky.

ON TARGET: On-loan striker Jenk Acar scored this late winner for Spalding United at home to Loughborough Dynamo in September but he will miss Saturdays game due to a shoulder injury.

FOOTBALL: Spalding United must find form again

Spalding United manager Dave Frecklington admits they must bring back three points on Saturday.

Non League
Jamie Stevens

FOOTBALL: Injury blow for Holbeach United skipper

Holbeach United captain Jamie Stevens may be ruled out of action until February.

Non League
Awaiting the start

SAILING: Third different winner in frostbite series

In total contrast to the previous week, there was bright sunshine and little wind for race three of the frostbite series at Welland Yacht Club.

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Simon Lambert

SPEEDWAY: Lambert celebrating his decade (plus one)

Gosberton Risegate rider Simon Lambert has unveiled details for his testimonial meeting.

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Brad Barraclough in pre-season action at Boston United

FOOTBALL: Barraclough’s close to league debut for Spalding United

Summer signing Brad Barraclough could finally make his league debut for Spalding United on Saturday.

Non League
UP FOR IT: Tulips skipper Nathan Stainfield wins a header during the home victory over Loughborough Dynamo.

FOOTBALL: ‘Something will have to give on Saturday’

Two out-of-form teams will meet on Saturday.

Non League
CAMERA CALL: Crowland Town show off their new kit ahead of a 2-1 home defeat by Leverington Sports in the Peterborough League Premier Division.

FOOTBALL: Saints seal spot in next round

Division Two side Tydd St Mary continued their good run of form on Saturday when they beat first division Netherton United Reserves in the PFA Challenge Cup.

Local Football
Jimmy McDonnell

FOOTBALL: Belief is back for Bourne Town

Boss Jimmy McDonnell has urged Bourne Town’s free-scoring youngsters to “keep doing the right things”.

Non League
Norwich City denied this time at Spalding

HOCKEY: Spalding knocked off top of the table

Two home games produced eight goals for Spalding men’s first team last weekend – but they only picked up one point to lose top spot.

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Long Sutton v Bourne Deeping

HOCKEY: Long Sutton ladies get back to winning ways

Captain Leanne Woodhead fired an unstoppable shot to send Long Sutton ladies first team on course against Bourne Deeping.

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Long Sutton ladies first team beat Bourne Deeping

HOCKEY: Results and fixtures

Your guide to all the games

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Ruby Hill

BOWLS: Spalding’s top 10 heading for England trials

International trials have been announced with Spalding having the highest number of players of any club in the country.

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Neil Johnson rounds up the latest action...

Spalding score a try. Photos: Adrian Smith

RUGBY UNION: Display brings praise as Spalding lose again

Saturday’s clash with high-riding Southwell brought a match of high quality and commitment with Spalding right in the game until the last 10 minutes when a couple of lapses in concentration let the visitors pull away for a bonus point away win.

Lincolnshire FA Womens Cup holders Nettleham Ladies

LINCOLNSHIRE FA: Success story for women’s football

Our monthly column - written by Linzi Hewitt, Head of Football Development

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Hereward Relay

ATHLETICS: First outing for Three Counties at Hereward Relay

Three Counties Running Club entered three teams – named Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire and Norfolk – in the Hereward Relay organised by March AC on Sunday.

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