HAWKER Jets hotshot Jake Johnson wrote his name into the Chester & District Junior League history books on Saturday.
Johnson scored an incredible hat-trick inside the first four minutes of the match to send his side on their way to a 9-0 home victory over Newton Athletic Eagles in the Under 10s Red Division.
Gerard Whyborn went on to net a treble of his own while Sam Robinson, Ben Sinclair and Cole Wilson added singles. Aaron Shone was named the Jets’ man of the match.
Blacon Youth Tigers won 3-0 at Elton Youth but Vicars Cross Dynamos Rangers went down 9-2 at Porto Panthers.
Oscar Boulton was the MoM as Upton Pumas powered to an 8-0 win at home to Vicars Cross Dynamos in the Yellow Division. Luke Charlton (3), Mac Johnston, Morgan Handley, Paddy Lally, Casey Morley and Ciaran Hughes did the damage.
There were 9-1 victories for Vicars Cross Dynamos Colts and Groves Athletic at Newton Athletic Hawks and Malpas & District Blacks respectively.
Alex Clelland was the MoM and Dane Tinsley got the only goal of the game as Malpas & District Reds enjoyed a 1-0 Blue Division win at home to an Upton Panthers team for whom Ciejay Hodgson did not deserve to be on the losing side.
Waverton Jets won 3-2 at Ellesmere Port Rangers and Westminster Park Lions drew 1-1 at Groves Rangers.
Waverton Rockets suffered a 3-1 Green Division defeat at Ellesmere Port Rovers, for whom Joe Burrows and Zac Hall netted and Liam O’Brien starred. Lloyd Davies-Paul replied and Jess Griffiths starred for the Rockets.
Westminster Park Panthers triumphed 9-0 at Porto Pumas as Newton Athletic sent Saughall Colts packing 7-0.
A closely-fought Under 9s Blue Division encounter between Helsby and Chester Nomads ended 1-1.
Man-of-the-match Harvey Rowland slotted Nomads in front before Harry Wynn curled in a long-range free kick for hosts Helsby, for whom Dean Woodward was the stand-out performer.
There were wins for Newton Athletic and Vicars Cross Dynamos, 9-0 and 3-0 at home to Princes Villa Colts and Waverton Bees respectively.
Star duo Aiden Roddy and Clarke were both on target as Blacon Youth recorded a 7-0 Red Division success over Ellesmere Pot Rangers, whose MoM was Harvey Tegg. Leon Duckers (2), Charlie Evans (2) and James Elms completed the home side’s scoring.
Upton Panthers were 5-2 winners at home to Waverton Wasps but battling Malpas & District went down 9-0 at Vauxhall Motors Zafira, for whom MoM Jack Fitzsimmons, Jack McNulty, Charlie Garrigan, Finn Arrowsmith and Josh Davies got the goals.
Upton Panthers lost an entertaining Green Division game 2-1 at home to Ellesmere Port Rovers (MoM Ben Perks, Mackenzie Hardy) in spite of a Luke Green strike and top Daniel Blakelock display.
Newton Athletic Eagles lost 5-0 at Vauxhall Motors Astras.
Christleton Newscene matched that scoreline in winning their Yellow Division clash at Princes Villa.
Flying start goes on
CHESTER Nomads maintained their 100% winning start to the Chester & District Junior League Under 13s Division season with a 6-3 success at Waverton Wasps on Sunday.
Man-of-the-match Sam Rigg hit a hat-trick while Aidan Roxborough and Connor Beesley also found the net for Nomads.
Four-goal Jake Jones, MoM Adam Halewood (3), Robert Armatage (2), Will Stevenson and Lewis Allman fired Chester Nomads Colts to an 11-1 victory at a hard-working Vicars Cross Dynamos Colts side.
A Luke Chard double and a star turn from Dominic Hardley earned Chester Nomads a 2-1 home triumph over Waverton Hornets in U14s Division One.
The rest of Sunday’s results are below.
U11s Divisions: Waverton Arrows 9 Porto Panthers 0, Saughall Colts 0 Princes Villa 8, Upton 1 Newton Athletic 4, Vicars Cross Dynamos Colts 1 Hawker Jets 8, Blacon Youth 6 Waverton Wasps 1, Chester Nomads 3 Tarvin Athletic 0.
U12s Divisions: JFC Boughton 3 Blacon Youth 8, Malpas & District 0 Vicars Cross Dynamos 4, Princes Villa 4 Saughall Colts 4, Groves Rangers 1 Waverton Jets 4, Hope Farm 0 Westminster Park Tigers 1, Upton 3 Westminster Park Lions 3.
U13s Division: Princes Villa 6 Newton Athletic 2, Vicars Cross Dynamos 0 Ellesmere Port 5.
U14s Divisions: JFC Boughton 5 Princes Villa 2, Hope Farm 3 Malpas & District 3, Vicars Cross Dynamos 1 Waverton Bees 9.
U15s Divisions: Chester Nomads Colts 0 Waverton Wasps 3, Groves Athletic 3 Upton North 5, Newton Athletic 1 Princes Villa 5, Hope Farm 9 Malpas & District 2, Princes Villa Colts 5 Upton South 0, Vicars Cross Dynamos 2 Waverton Bees 0.
U16s Division: Groves Athletic 1 Westminster Park 6, Helsby 0 Waverton 1, JFC Boughton 1 Upton 0, Newton Athletic 9 Saughall Colts 0.
U17s-U18s Division: Waverton 3 Blacon Youth Whites 9, Pulford 0 Groves 3, Vicars Cross Dynamos 9 Chester Nomads 0, Westminster Park 0 Blacon Youth 9.