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Old Boys comeback not enough at league leaders

League leaders Bromyard go 3-2 up

Bromyard Town 4-2 Stone Old Alleynians: The Old Boys became the latest victims of runaway leaders Bromyard Town, despite a spirited second half comeback. Report by CAMERON SINCLAIR The visitors had trailed two-nil at the break, but levelled the scores early in the second half thanks to goals from Matt Thomas and Adam Tomkinson, before Bromyard struck twice late on to ...

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Injury-time heartache for Stone Old Alleynians

Luke Askey celebrates opening the scoring

Wem Town 3-2 Stone Old Alleynians: A new week, but it was a repeat dosage of injury-time heartbreak for the Old Boys, as they were denied by another late Wem goal. Report by CAMERON SINCLAIR This time though the punishment was more severe, as the hosts, fresh from their last-gasp equaliser last Saturday snatched all three points. Wem piled on the ...

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Stone top of the league after another fine win

Stone Dominoes LFC

Stone Dominoes Ladies 5 – Brereton Town Ladies 1: Stone Dominoes LFC rose to the top of the league after another comprehensive victory. With Shrewsbury’s match called off at the weekend, Stone are sitting at the top of the table for the first time this season. Despite recording another victory and leapfrogging Shrewsbury, Stone started slowly in this match and were second ...

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Stone in the goals again as Leek brushed aside

Stone Dominoes LFC

Stone Dominoes Ladies 7 – Leek CSOB Ladies 0: Second placed Stone continued to pile the pressure on league leaders Shrewsbury with yet another high-scoring win, this time against Leek CSOB Ladies. In very cold conditions and on a boggy pitch, both teams battled hard. The goals soon started to come for Stone with Laura Barker, Lydia Bennion, Vikki Garner and ...

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Old Boys held at home by Wem Town

Luke Askey in full flight as he heads Alleynians in front

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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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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