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Uxella League round-up - Tile crowned Bill Brown champions
2:00pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014 in Sport
RED Tile FC were crowned Bill Brown Cup champions on Sunday following a hard-fought 3-2 victory over Blake Old Boys.
Adam Evans, Jack Taylor and Scott Capel netted for Tile, who will also be hoping to secure the Division 1 title in the coming weeks.
In the quarter-finals of the Dave Hobbs Cup, Grasshoppers were 4-0 winners at Flag Old Boys thanks to a goal apiece from Chris Harman, Mattie Winter, Paul Hooper and Dan Saunders.
In the second quarter-final, Tiger Old Boys thrashed New Foresters 9-0, see the Big Match on page 67.
In league action, Tiger Old Boys Reserves’ Division 2 title hopes suffered a setback as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Knowle – and Middlezoy Amicus took advantage of their slip-up to climb level on points and take top spot on goal difference, with a 10-2 victory at home to Ramblers.
Harry and James Millard each grabbed a brace – and there were further goals for James Lacey, Aaron James, Kyle Butler, Tom Bulmer, Nathan Barnard and Nathan Argent.
In the only Division 3 fixture, Red Tile Reserves were comfortable 5-2 winners against ROF, to keep the pressure on leaders Cobblestones.
RESULTS Bill Brown Cup Final – Blake Old Boys 2, Red Tile 3.Dave Hobbs Cup Quarter-finals – Flag Old Boys 0, Grasshoppers 4; Tiger Old Boys 9, New Foresters 0.
Division 2 – Knowle 2, Tiger Old Boys Res 2; Middlezoy Amicus 10, Ramblers 2. Division 3 – Red Tile Res 5, ROF 2.
FIXTURES Wednesday: Division 1 – Flag Old Boys v Blake Old Boys, New Foresters v Pawlett Rebels, Tiger Old Boys v Grasshoppers.