Harpenden continue their climb up the table with a come-from-behind success over Baldock

PUBLISHED: 14:52 05 March 2019 | UPDATED: 15:45 05 March 2019

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town


Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town Picture: Karyn Haddon

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Harpenden Town battled back from the loss of an early goal to beat Baldock Town 2-1 in the Spartan South Midlands League Premier Division.

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harry Holland had put the visitors in front on 18 minutes with a good finish from close range ending a fine spell of pressure.

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Charlie Gould in action for Harpenden Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Charlie Gould in action for Harpenden Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

But slowly Harpenden hauled themselves back into the game and they were level before half-time when Callum Yeates notched his second for the club after being set-up by Archie McClelland.

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates scores for Harpenden Town 1-1.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates scores for Harpenden Town 1-1. Picture: Karyn Haddon

And after picking up the assist for that, Harpenden’s top scorer went back to what he does best, supplying the finish to a Jake Collins pass.

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Michael Adeymeyi in action for Harpenden Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Michael Adeymeyi in action for Harpenden Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

It was McClelland’s 16th of the season and his sixth in the last eight league games.

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town .


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town . Picture: Karyn Haddon

The result lifts Harpenden up to 13th with the threat of relegation now firmly forgotten.

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Archie McCelland for Harpenden Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Archie McCelland for Harpenden Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Their next game is tomorrow (Wednesday) when they head to New Lamb Meadow for the return clash with Baldock.

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Jake Davies of Harpenden Town gets away from Baldock Town's Charlie Joy.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Jake Davies of Harpenden Town gets away from Baldock Town's Charlie Joy. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Danny Plumb ( Manager Harpenden Town ).


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Danny Plumb ( Manager Harpenden Town ). Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town .


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town . Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Jake Davies in action for Harpenden Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Jake Davies in action for Harpenden Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Charlie Gould for Harpenden Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Charlie Gould for Harpenden Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Charlie Hayford in action for Baldock Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Charlie Hayford in action for Baldock Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Archie McCelland for Harpenden Town battles with Joshua Furness for Baldock Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Archie McCelland for Harpenden Town battles with Joshua Furness for Baldock Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Archie McCelland for Harpenden Town battles with Joshua Furness for Baldock Town.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Archie McCelland for Harpenden Town battles with Joshua Furness for Baldock Town. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Callum Yeates celebrates scoring for Harpenden Town Picture: Karyn Haddon

Harpenden Town V Baldock Town - Jake Davies of Harpenden Town gets away from Baldock Town's Charlie Joy.


Picture: Karyn HaddonHarpenden Town V Baldock Town - Jake Davies of Harpenden Town gets away from Baldock Town's Charlie Joy. Picture: Karyn Haddon

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