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Brilliant win for Stone at league leaders Shrewsbury

Stone Dominoes LFC

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

Danny Heard (pictured against Bartestree) scored the Stone winner

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

Luke Askey wheels away in celebration after opening the scoring

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

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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