Alnwick and Wooler win

Alnwick Pythons 3 Rothbury Rangers 1

Alnwick Pythons beat one of their title challengers to keep them joint top of the league with Lowick Kestrels, who they face next week.

Cameron Nichols led from the front with a man-of-the-match performance to keep his side unbeaten at the top.He scored two and set up Eithan Balmbra to grab the other.

Alnwick Pythons squad: Tyler Cooke, Jake Richardson, Jack Pentleton, Eithan Balmbra, Matthew Stewart, Harvey Patrick, Reuben Law, Connor Jones, Cameron Nichols.

Man-of-the-match: Cameron Nichols.

Shilbottle 3 Wooler 4

Shilbottle missed their chance to make it four wins in a row and jump to third in the league as they lost by the odd goal in seven to a good Wooler side.

Three-nil down at half-time, Kalvin Inglis and Jamie Thresh made it 3-2 before Wooler hit back. Shilbottle pressed and got a third, butWooler held on for the win.

Man-of-the-match: Ben Carrigan. Sponsor: Secret Spa, Northumberland.