Herts Ad Sunday League: Second successive county cup for Skew Bridge

Skew Bridge goalscorers, from the left, Dan Green, Lee Close and Harry Hunt

Skew Bridge goalscorers, from the left, Dan Green, Lee Close and Harry Hunt - Credit: Archant

Skew Bridge sealed their second successive county title when they beat Nicholas Breakspear 3-1 in the Herts Sunday Cup.

Cain Davey gave NBOB a deserved lead, but it only served to wake up Skew Bridge, who levelled through Lee Close after half-time.

Harry Hunt fired Skew Bridge in front and, as NBOB pushed forward in search of an equaliser, Danny Green netted their third.

GD GOLDINGS CHALLENGE CUP: Daryl Loring’s double handed Cannon a 3-1 victory over Pennine Spartans, who had Adam Durrant on target. Michael Shaw scored Cannon’s other goal.

Christy Torrens and Jamie Randall found the net in St Albans Rangers’ 6-2 loss to Phoenix.

Adam Parker scored for Queens Head in their 1-1 draw with Nicholas Breakspear OB Reserves.

DIVISION ONE: Brookmans Park were twice pegged back in their 2-2 draw with Precision. Tom Whilser and Callum Baylis scored Park’s goals.

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DIVISION TWO: Blacksmiths Arms moved to the top of the division after their 5-1 win against Phoenix. The goals came from Jamie Sharp (two), Luke Lovell, Ian Fryer and Tim Attwood. Jack Skinner replied for Phoenix.

DIVISION FOUR: Greg Moloney scored either side of half-time in St Albans Royals’ 3-1 win over Marshalswick Rovers. Scott Lye scored Royals’ second goal and Dave Hudson netted for Rovers.

Snug Bar beat Brookmans Park A 4-2, with goals from Liam McGarry (two), Connor Reddy and Tommy Twelves. Oli Thomas and James Jankawski replied.

Queens Head Reserves came away from Nicholas Breakspear OB 90 with a 4-1 win thanks to a Gary Hatchett hat-trick and a single from Laurie Blow.

Goals from Ben White and Charlie Lumsdon, plus an inspired performance from goalkeeper Danny Othman, saw Camp KBK beat Herts Mauritian 2-1.

DIVISION FIVE: Goals from Andrew Sirra and Freddie Warner wasn’t enough to save Harpenden Colts Reserves going down 3-2 against The Ridge.

Bradmore Rovers won 5-1 against George Redbourn, who had Ben Hutton on the scoresheet.

Results - March 22

Herts FA Sunday Senior Cup Final: Nicholas Breakspear OB 1 Skew Bridge 3.

Intermediate Cup Quarter-Final: Wheathampstead Crown 2 Stonewood 4.

GD Golding (Tailors) Handicap Challenge Cup Two: Cannon 3 Pennine Spartans 1, Phoenix 6 St Albans Rangers 2, Queens Head 1 NBOB Res 1.

Division One: Brookmans Park 2 Precision 2.

Division Two: Blacksmiths Arms 5 Phoenix Res 1.

Division Four: Brookmans Park ‘A’ 2 The Snug Bar 4, Camp KBK 2 Herts Mauritians 1, Nicholas Breakspear OB 90 1 Queens Head Res 4, St Albans Royals 3 Marshalswick 2.

Division Five: George Redbourn 1 Bradmore Rovers 5, Harpenden Colts OB Res 2 The Ridge 3.

Fixtures - March 29

Herts FA Sunday Junior Cup Final: Church End v Echoes.

Intermediate Cup Semi-Final: Phoenix Res v Garston.

Reserve Cup Semi-Final: Stonewood Res v Nicholas Breakspear OB 90.

G.D. Golding (Tailors) Handicap Challenge Cup: St Albans Rangers v Nicholas Breakspear OB Res.

G.D.Golding (Tailors) Handicap Challenge Cup Two: Chequers Inn v Brookmans Park.

Premier Division: Vision v Skew Bridge.

Division One: London Road v Skew Bridge Res, Precision v The Bull & Jacks.

Division Three: Radlett Village v Stonewood, Wheathampstead ‘89 v St Albans IFC.

Division Four: Brookmans Park ‘A’ v Queens Head Res, Marshalswick v AFC Welwyn, Oaks v Herts Mauritians, St Albans Royals v Phoenix ‘A’.

Division Five: Harpenden Colts OB Res v White Horse.