Banathy hat-trick sinks Everetts Rovers

YOUTH FOOTBALL: Harpenden Colts U14s started the new season with a 4-0 defeat at Broxbourne Borough, Goalkeeper Luke Dawson picked up the Man of the Match honours.

YOUTH FOOTBALL: Harpenden Colts U14s started the new season with a 4-0 defeat at Broxbourne Borough, Goalkeeper Luke Dawson picked up the Man of the Match honours.

n Emannuel Banjo, Wilf Steward and Man of the Match Harry Paratusic got the goals in Harvesters U16s South’s 3-2 win over Northwood.

The U14s South continued their unbeaten start to the season with a 5-3 win at Everetts Rovers. Man of the Match James Banathy scored a hat-trick and there were goals for Cody Gray and George Robbins.

Sam Gisby scored twice and Harry Plumb once as the U13s North beat Nascot Wood 3-1 in midweek. On Sunday they came up against a strong Hadley Rangers side in the Challenge Cup, bowing out 4-1 with Plumb scoring.

There were two goals each for Ali Jones and James Cleaver plus strikes from Tom Cunliffe, George Anderson, Billy Edmunds, Matt Hill and an own goal in the U13s South’s 9-1 win over Highgate M.H.

Sean Clifton and Lorenzo Federici were on target as the U12s South lost 4-2 to Oakhill Tigers but the U12s North fared better beating Omonia Green 4-0. Micky White, Joe Regan, Nathan Davies and Daniel Goldingay scored.

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Finbar King, Freddie Wilkinson and William Brothwood helped the U10s North to a 3-1 win over Northwood.

The U9s won 10-0 against Oxhey Jets. Man of the Match Edward Cleaver scored five and goals from Charlie Habbick, Ben Adshead (two) and Chris Rowe (two) completed the victory.

The U9s North won 7-1 victory against Finchley Revolution, led by a hat-trick from James Townsend plus goals from Jamie Regan (two), Jack Turner and James Oliver.

London Colney Colts U16s fought back to beat Nascot Wood 3-1 thanks to goals from Yannick Saminaden, Oskar Parish and Rob Smith.

Alessandro Fardella bagged a hat-trick and Danny Diviney one as the U11s beat Harvesters South 4-1.

n Park Street Village U18s were in their game as they lost 6-4 to Chorleywood. Alex Nicol (two), Hakim Bukenya and James Cross were on target.

The U10s lost 2-1 at Hemel Aces with Callum Noonan scoring.

A fine performance from the whole team and a clean sheet for Jack Micklewright ensured PSV U9s won their first competetive league match, 3-0 against Harpenden Colts. Charlie Collins (two) and George Kershaw got the goals.

n St Albans Rangers U18s Whites beat St Albans City Youth South 5-1.

Matt Lawrence grabbed a hat-trick and there was one each for Matt Sears-Black and Jack Faulder.

The U18s Zelos lost 7-1 to Gadeside Rangers in the League Cup with Stuart McGrath getting Rangers’ goal.

The U16s were unfortunate to lose 2-0 to Alexandra Park West with Chris Nevin Rangers’ standout performer.

Ben St Clair’s two late goals looked like giving the U14s Reds victory over Berkhamstead Raiders only for their opponents to nick a late goal to make the final score 2-2.

n Wheathampstead Wanderers U15s beat Bedmond Ajax 3-1. Lukas Jennings and Charlie Gould (two) both scoring all the goals from 25-yards. Midfielder Toby Spooner was Man of the Match.

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