Northern League, Division Two
Alnwick Town lost 6-2 to Seaham Red Star today (Saturday, September 21).
Stephen Hogg scored two goals for Alnwick but it was not enough.
Seaham took the points thanks to a brace from Thomas English and Adam Johnston, as well as strikes from Shaun Reay and Channon North.
Visitors Seaham took the lead in the eighth minute thanks to English but Hogg levelled three minutes later.
Two quick-fire goals turned the game, with Johnston scoring a penalty in the 18th minute before Shaun Reay netted minutes later.
Alnwick grabbed a life-line thanks to a fine solo effort by Hogg shortly after the break.
But goals from English, North and Johnston after the hour-mark secured the victory for Seaham.
Alnwick Town: Daniel Mullen, Danny Lowes, David Hills, Liam Armstrong, Chris Kidd, Alex Makin, Tony Brown, Kieran Hogg, Stephen Hogg, James Jackson, Jake Lowes. Subs: Thomas Truscott, Brian Brooks, Bryan Murray, Kevin Elliott, Adam Jobson.
Seaham Red Star: Shaun Newbrook, Christopher Scott, Daniel Gray, Josh Allan, Christopher McCabe, Daryll Donnelly, David Palmer, Alex Francis, Shaun Reay, Adam Johnston, Thomas English. Subs: Carl Thorp, Mark Catcheside, Channon North, Kristian Wilkinson, David Short.
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