Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Northern League

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Northern League

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Norton won 4-3 at Alnwick in division two with Graeme Baverstock bagging all four, including a last gasp winner.

SPENNYMOOR clinched promotion to the top flight with a 3-1 win over North Shields. Jason Ainsley got the first for Jamie Pollock's side then Adam Johnson and Richie Storr added goals.

WHITLEY BAY stepped up their title challenge with a 4-0 win over Shildon that put them within three points of the top with two games in hand.


SANGAI Karate Club starred at the UMA British championships in Burton, specialising in the kata technical demonstration events. The Guisborough-based club finished second overall from 11 clubs, and won a national team title and seven other medals.

Youngsters Louise Daniels, Rebecca Skinner and Rebecca Hodge took first place in their team section, despite competing against adults. Senior team trio Andrew Finn Jr, Rachael Foster and Amanda Larkin took third place in the kata, as did Tiffany Morrill, Matthew Barnett and Daniel Dunn in the 15 and under event. Louise Daniels was the first to pick up an individual medal, bronze in the Under-9s, Matthew Barnett taking second place in the 10-12-year-old category. Andrew Finn Jr collected second place in the senior kata, Rachael Foster silver medalled in the senior female kata, with Louise Hebden third in the same event. The club are heading off to the world karate championships in Italy later this year. Contact Trish on 07963 978207 if you would like to join them, or for further information.


LOCAL results:


Merit table medal: 1, G Knaggs 41pts; 2, D Coxon 39 (back 9); 3, N Brown 39.

Merit table medal and Lombard qualifier: 1, D Coxon 86 nett 68; 2, N Brown 82 nett 70; 3, D Rhodes 91 nett 71. Final merit table positions: 1, D Coxon (Lombard qualifier) 220pts; 2, D Rhodes 184; 3, N Brown 182. …

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