Ripley Rangers under nines faced faced a very good Mackworth side in their first game of the season in The Derby Junior League.
Rangers were busy, with Will Hazeldine and Dillon Rose strong at the back, protecting Lucas Brandon in goal.
Alfie Hounslow and Brandon Harbon worked the channels well testing the Mackworth keeper.
Harbon opening the scoring for Ripley after good work by Ben Gutteridge.
Mackworth then scored a great equaliser. In the second half Mackworth two to race into the lead with Rangers stunned after backing off.
Then a great finish from Harbon after Jacob West set him up after a marauding run from Hazeldine.
In the last minute, Alfie Mitchell was fouled and up stepped Harbon to equalise and complete his hat-trick from distance.