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Old Boys edge the battle of Bartestree

Stone Old Alleynians Danny Heard

Danny Heard’s fourth minute header secured three points for Stone Old Alleynians from a tricky away day at Bartestree. Report by CAMERON SINCLAIR A battling performance, in a feisty encounter, was enough to see the Old Boys triumph in a game that was played on a pitch that wouldn’t have looked out of place on a farm during the ploughing ...

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Stone Doms LFC prepare for top-of-the-table clash

Stone Dominoes LFC

Stone Dominoes LFC took on Wrockwardine Wood in a friendly on Sunday as they prepared for next weekend’s top-of-the-table clash at league leaders Shrewsbury Ladies. The visitors sit two divisions above the Dominoes, in the West Midland Premier Division, and gave the Staffs County Women’s League team a tough game. But Stone performed brilliantly to win the match 4-1. Wrockwardine found themselves ...

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Stone RUFC run Cannock ragged

Stone RUFC by Laura Malkin

Stone Rugby Club returned to the grind of league action as they welcomed Cannock 2nd XV to Enson Lane last weekend and recorded a handsome victory. Cannock stated the proceedings kicking off facing the clubhouse and into the wind; Stone started brightly, combining tidy forwards play with strong running from their backs and it didn’t take long for Stone to ...

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Stone in seventh heaven with another big win

Stone Dominoes LFC

Stone Dominoes LFC stepped up a gear from last week’s home fixture against Bradwell with another big victory in the return fixture. Due to the windy conditions, Stone were able to keep the ball on the floor and play some quality possession football. Vikki Garner got the first goal but Bradwell were soon awarded a penalty. Stone’s keeper Charlotte Perry was ...

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Stone Cricket Club awards night

Mark Riley

Stone Cricket Club celebrated a superb trophy-winning 2014 at their annual awards dinner on Saturday night. Report by Ade Cuthbert… And the winner is…. The smell of Brasso was in the air at Stone Cricket Club on Saturday 31st January as the annual dinner and senior presentation event was held at HQ. In a season of glittering success each of the ...

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Six of the best as Stone Doms thrash Bradwell

Stone Dominoes LFC

Stone Dominoes LFC continued their fine run of form to come from behind to beat Bradwell 6-1 in the Staffordshire County Women’s League. Stone went into the game with a full squad so manager Ash Thompson had no choice but to rotate the squad giving equal playing time to all. The first half was sloppy from the Dominoes and Bradwell (currently ...

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Stone RUFC back on top after Burton victory

Stone RUFC

Stone RUFC kick-started 2015 with a scrappy home win over third-place Burton to leapfrog back to the top of the table. Stone kicked off facing the clubhouse and they were immediately handed the initiative, a good chase from the kick-off caught the first receiver in the 5m channel and he was shoved into touch. From the resulting lineout Burton stole ...

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Cup quarter-final on Saturday for Old Boys

Stone Old Alleynians

Stone Old Alleynians are looking to cause an upset when they host Hanley Town in the quarter finals of the Staffordshire FA Vase at Wellbeing Park on Saturday, and manager Matt Smith is calling on the town to get behind his players as they take on the North West Counties Division One outfit. “They’re obviously a good side with an ...

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