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Old Boys held at home by Wem Town

Stone Old Alleynians 2-2 Wem Town: An injury-time equaliser denied Alleynians all three points from a muddy encounter at Wellbeing Park. Report by CAMERON SINCLAIR The Old Boys, who had trailed at the break, fought back to lead two-one, but a late free kick that eluded everyone and snuck in at the far post snatched a point for the visitors. It ...

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Shannon on top after mini slalom series

Shannon Judge from Stafford and Stone Canoe Club defeated canoeists from across the UK to win the Stafford and Stone Mini Slalom Series.  The Mini Slalom series is a three-day race event spread out across six weeks at the River Trent in Stone. It’s a pre-season warm-up, great preparation for the season ahead, with Stafford and Stone new members using the ...

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Stone Hockey Club maintain promotion charge

Stone Hockey Club’s 1st XI strengthened their bid for promotion from Midlands 1 with a thumping 6-2 victory at the weekend away at Old Sihillians. Stone responded well after Sihillians took the lead from the penalty spot and in-form striker Laurence Bassett equalised with a punishing drive from the top of the D. Tom Boulton then gave Stone the lead ...

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Brilliant win for Stone at league leaders Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Ladies 0 – Stone Dominoes 2: A quality performance on Sunday saw second-place Stone Dominoes LFC beat previously unbeaten league leaders Shrewsbury and close the gap at the top of the table to just three points. The first half was close, with both teams coming close to scoring after equal amounts of possession, Kerry McCourt coming close for Stone with a free ...

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Late double sends high-flying Stone second

Stone Old Alleynians 2-1 AFC Ludlow: Two late goals were enough to send the Old Boys second after a dramatic victory over fellow high-flyers AFC Ludlow at Wellbeing Park. Report by CAMERON SINCLAIR Goals from Carl Dibden and Danny Heard either side of a Ludlow reply earned the 3 points for Alleynians, who were reduced to ten men after goalkeeper Lewis ...

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Last-gasp Old Boys seal semi-final spot

Causeway United 1-2 Stone Old Alleynians: A late Matt Thomas wonder strike booked Stone Old Alleynians’ place in the semi-final of the JW Hunt Cup at the expense of Midland Football League side Causeway United. Report by CAMERON SINCLAIR The Old Boys had negotiated a lively start from the hosts before Luke Askey opened the scoring, but were pegged back just ...

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Old Boys edge the battle of Bartestree

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 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 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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