Holbrook ease past Ambergate in Stan Brewster tournament

The latest games in the seventh annual Stan Brewster Memorial football tournament produced some telling results.

In group two action on Sunday, Ambergate went down to a 3-1 defeat against Holbrook St Michaels for whom Chris Saunders, Lewis Whiting and Tarik Harvey scored. Sam Hickling got the Ambergate reply.

Meanwhile, South Normanton Reserves pulled off a fantastic 4-1 win over Swanwick Pentrich Road despite playing all of the first half with only nine players and only ten men in the second half.

The goals for South Normanton came from Ash Griffiths who hit a brace and singles from Tom Fletcher and Daniel Henshaw. Guy Wilding got the Swanwick reply.

Last Thursday evening in group one, Codnor Miners hammered Newton FC 5-1.

The Codnor goals came from Matt Guilor, two from Russ Sharp and singles from Tom Hawkins and Kevin France.

The other game saw Ripley Town fall to a 4-2 defeat against Crib Bar. Adam Hassell got both Ripley Town goals with the Crib’s coming from Cory Bowler, Matt Brittle, Sam Blount and Chris Green.

This Thursday (July 12), the final group two games are being played at Charles Hill, Loscoe, between Swanwick PR v Ambergate, South Normanton v Holbrook St Michaels. The semi-finals are on Sunday.