St Albans & Harpenden Review /sport/
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St Albans City came close to slowing Bromley’s pursuit of the Conference South championship until the one on-target shot the Ravens mustered during an uninspiring encounter at Hayes Lane denied the Saints a justified share of the spoils on Saturday.
St Albans City Youth Under 16s North eased to a 3-1 win over Whetstone Wanderers.
London Colney suffered a third consecutive defeat after losing 1-0 at home to rivals Colney Heath in the South Midlands Premier Division on Saturday.
St Albans City Youth’s Mervyn Morgan was presented with a lifetime achievement honour at the Herts Service to Sport awards last week at the University of Hertfordshire.
St Albans City joint manager James Gray insists Ben Martin's move to Boreham Wood is best for both parties after the captain left Clarence Park.
Steve Fox scored a hat-trick to fire St Albans Hockey Club Eighths to a 3-0 win at Welwyn Garden City Fourths on Saturday.
Harvesters Under-13 Girls reached the semi-final of the Shield after a 5-0 win over Hoddesdon Barn Owls.
St Albans Girls School’s Lucy Day was crowned British Cadet champion on Sunday in Sheffield.
Boreham Wood have bolstered their defensive options with the signing of St Albans City captain Ben Martin.
Harpenden are second in London Two North West after a 32-27 bonus-point win at home to Hampstead.
London Colney suffered a 2-1 home defeat to Hertford Town last night in the South Midlands Premier Division.
St Albans Hockey Club’s Praetorians clinched a 3-2 win over London League Supervets Division One leaders Chelmsford on Saturday.
A goal in either half for John Frendo at a wind and rainswept Gaywood Park saw St Albans City progress through to the 3rd Round of the Herts Senior Cup at the expense of a highly impressive Kings Langley on Tuesday.
London Colney were dumped out of the FA Vase in the third round after a 1-0 home defeat to United Counties League side Holbeach United on Saturday.
The Hertfordshire Cheetahs have agreed a new relationship with St Albans Rugby Club which will see them set up a new home.
St Albans City joint manager James Gray admitted he got exactly the response he wanted from his side after their worst display of the season.
John Frendo, still working on winning over St Albans City supporters after his mid-season jaunt to Spain a few weeks ago, brought a smile back to the faces of the City faithful when pouncing on a glaring error in the opening minute of Saturday’s Conference South match at Clarence Park to secure all three points against Bath City.
A cold and windy night in Ruislip was not to St Albans City’s liking on Tuesday, as the Saints bowed out of the FA Trophy with barely a whimper and Wealdstone cruised through to the competition proper with a far from flattering 3-0 victory at Grosvenor Vale.
St Albans City joint boss James Gray admits December is never an easy month for part-time football clubs and doesn’t expect his players to sacrifice all their off-field activities for the Saints.
In the latest of a series of articles for the St Albans & Harpenden Review, former Tottenham Hotspur, Crystal Palace and St Albans City defender Dean Austin looks at the state of grass roots football in this country.