A NAIL-BITING clash saw Blacon Youth claim a 5-3 win at Saughall Blues in the Chester and District Junior League’s under 10s division.
Saughall took an lead early through Joe Warrington and James Winskill, but Blacon came back strong to make it 2-2 with James Lloyd and Jo Oliver on target.
In the second half, Blacon got three more, two from Jack Davies and one from Lewis Coppack. Saughall’s reply came in the form of man of the match Winskill’s second strike.
Other scores were:
U9s Cup: Upton Panthers 1 Chester Nomads 0, Vicars Cross Dynamos 5 (MoM Sam Ward 2, Cam Bradley, Tom Wyatt, Joe Cody) Malpas Reds 2 (James Ferguson, own goal. MoM Ed Clowes), Vauxhall 1 Blacon Youth (Whites) 0 (MoM Leighton Ashford), Saughall Colts 1 (Liam Bytheway Jackson. MoM Jack Booth) Boughton 5 (Tyler Woods 2, Harry Cable 2, Jonathan Nixon. MoM Daniel Wait).
U9s Shield: Malpas Blacks 4 (MoM Finn Kelly, own goal) Upton Pumas 1.
U10s: Chester Nomads 1 (Pickering. MoM Bilsland) Newton Athletic 7 (MoM Tom Ashman), Vauxhall Zafiras 0 Vicars Cross Dynamos 1 (Jayke Turner. MoM Ian Walker), Vauxhall Astra 9 Waverton Wasps 2, Saughall Colts Blacks 0 Chester Nomads Colts 8 (Joe Polding, Andrew Fox 2, Adam Halewood 2, Charlie Hill, Seb Cartwright, Connnor Evans. MoM Adam Halewood), Hope Farm 3 Hoole Hornets 2 (Danny Mongan, William Stokes), Vicars Cross Dynamos 2 (MoM Kieran Hymes and Connor McKie) Westminster Park 3, Castrol Athletic 0 Upton Jaguars 7.