Westbank extend lead on Premier Summit

Greysteel netminder Steven Lynch climbs high to punch clear a corner kick in the first half of Saturday's encounter with Tristar at Prehen. 2711JM04
Greysteel netminder Steven Lynch climbs high to punch clear a corner kick in the first half of Saturday's encounter with Tristar at Prehen. 2711JM04

JUST one game was played in the Premier Division of the Saturday Morning League on Saturday, but it was an important fixture which saw Westbank United extend their lead at top of the table following a 3-1 victory at Du Pont.

In total, nine games were played with wins for Strabane Athletic, Northside Stars, Benbradagh Colts and Tamnaherin Celtic.

In the First Division Tristar and Greysteel shared the spoils with three players sent off in that game. Collon Celtic joined Art Deco at the top of the table thanks to a late winner against Oakleaf while Hatmore Harps and Oxford shared six goals in hteir match.

Collegians are still searching for their first win of the season as they lost against Culmore.

Next Week’s Fixtures

Saturday, December 1st; Gilfillan Cup semi finals; Phoenix Swifts v Clifton Villa (Prehen 1) Westbank United v Brandywell Celtic (Lisnagelvin 2);

Championship; Gransha Institute v Sion Swifts (Lisnagelvin 4); Northside Stars v Strabane Athletic (Showgrounds); Benbradagh Colts v Newton Heath (Dungiven); First Division; Collon Celtic v Art Deco (St. Columb’s 2); Tristar v Oxford United (Prehen 6); Collegians v Oakleaf Celtic (Leafair); HML v Culmore (Templemore Central).