Allen’s hat-trick extends unbeaten start to season

Crowland v Moulton Harrox  at Snowden field'Harrox first goal ANL-140913-220700009
Crowland v Moulton Harrox at Snowden field'Harrox first goal ANL-140913-220700009
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Ben Allen’s hat-trick guided Moulton Harrox to another win in the Peterborough and District League’s Premier Division.

Billy King and David Wilson were also on target in the 5-1 victory at Crowland Town who remain at the bottom of the table while Harrox are 

Oliver Maltby fired a treble 
in Pinchbeck United’s 5-1 home win over Thorney who had three players sent off. Thomas Gosling and Luke Wilson got the other goals.

It was a familiar story for Langtoft United as they played some excellent football in 
the first half against Coates Athletic but then failed to 
capitalise and ended up sliding to another defeat.

A 2-1 scoreline against one of the pre-season favourites for the title is no disgrace, but once again the Vikings were left to reflect on what might have been.

Rhys Ford hit the bar but Coates went in front just 
before half-time and sealed victory with 20 minutes left.

The Vikings grabbed a 
late consolation goal when substitute Leigh Sharp drove the ball home at the far post with his first touch.

Langtoft manager Phil Gadsby said: “It’s the same old story at the minute. We don’t take advantage when we are on top in games and ultimately 
get punished.

“We have got a very young, very capable squad who need to learn from the mistakes 
being made, but we’ll get there.”

Holbeach United Reserves won 4-2 at Uppingham Town thanks to Gary Chappell, 
substitutes Matthew Cawthorn and Paul Newcombe plus an own-goal.

Jamie Sharp scored for Deeping Rangers Reserves who lost 5-1 at home to Sawtry.

Sutton Bridge United saw off Warboys Town 8-2 in 
Division One with doubles for Ben English, Curtis Morais and Joseph Sutton. The other goals came from Kieran Lally and Barry Osborn.

Langtoft Reserves secured a much-needed 2-1 win on the road at Whittlesey Blue Star courtesy of strikers Moddy Santaniello and John Armstrong.

Jake Farrell got the only 
goal as Spalding United 
Reserves won at Parkway 
Eagles in Division Two.

Luke Allen and Hames Waldron earned a 2-1 victory 
for Pinchbeck Reserves at Thorney Reserves.

Crowland Reserves took a point from Sawtry Reserves thanks to Simon Ashton and Chris Winstanley.

Jake Overland and Haydn 
Rice were on target in Baston Reserves’ 2-0 win at Ryhall United Reserves in Division Three.

Matt Eaton and Nicholas Reims scored for Tydd St Mary who won 2-1 at Stilton United Reserves.

But goals by Josh McGuire and Ryan Wheeler weren’t enough as Spalding Town lost 3-2 at Hampton Sport.

Holbeach Bank shared the goals in a 6-2 home success over Sutton Bridge Reserves in Division Four.

On target were Jamie Lee Forman, Danny Hunt, Lee Hunt, Lewis Machin, Steve Parker and Ashley Allen.

Ryan Jones (2) and Luke Conroy earned a 3-3 draw for Long Sutton Reserves against Stamford Belvedere Reserves.

Luke Baines (3) and Sam Harris secured a 4-2 win for Whaplode Drove at home to Holbeach United A in Division