St Albans Review Sport
St Albans & Harpenden Review /sport/
Updated: 54 min 30 sec ago
After a wait of almost 400 minutes St Albans City had a goal to celebrate but a 2-1 National League South defeat to Chelmsford City at the spacious Melbourne Park stadium on Saturday confirmed the Saints disastrous start to the season as the worst in the City’s 107 year history.
Harpenden teenager Emily Wood will chase success at the Sainsbury’s 2015 School Games in Manchester between September 3 and 6.
St Albans City joint manager James Gray has threatened to move players on if they do not have the stomach for the fight after slipping to second bottom in the National League South.
The European Masters hockey tournament is in full swing at St Albans Hockey Club.
London Colney extended their unbeaten start in the South Midlands Premier Division after a 3-2 home win over Bedford on Saturday.
St Albans edged to a three-wicket win over Watford Town in Herts Division Two A on Saturday.
St Albans City shuffled the pack but there was still no sign of an ace as the Saints succumbed 1-0 to National League South leaders Bath City at a sweltering at Clarence Park on Saturday.
St Albans School have returned from a 16-day Sri Lanka cricket tour with the first team enjoying an unbeaten run.
Harpenden suffered a seven-wicket defeat at Herts Premier Division leaders Radlett on Saturday.
St Albans Hockey Club and Oaklands College will host one of the most prestigious hockey tournaments in Europe next week.
London Colney extended their unbeaten run in the South Midlands Premier Division to 26 games after a 1-1 draw at home to Hoddesdon Town last night.
London Colney cruised to a 4-0 win at Enfield 1893 FC in the extra preliminary round of the FA Cup on Saturday.
St Albans City’s slow start to the season is fast turning into a goal-shy slump with Tuesday’s 1-0 reversal at Eastbourne Borough leaving the Saints reeling at just one place off the foot of National League South, with just a solitary point and goal to their credit after four games.
Harpenden Town earned a tense 1-0 victory against nine man New Bradwell St Peter in South Midlands Division One on Saturday at Rothamsted Park.
Batchwood Hall Bowls Club edged to a 73-68 win over Welwyn Garden City in their district league match.
St Albans City joint manager James Gray insists there were positives despite extending their winless start to the season after a 2-0 home defeat to Ebbsfleet United on Saturday.
Harlequins can go some way to making amends for last season’s disappointments with an impressive showing in the Singha Premiership 7s – according to St Albans-born flanker Luke Wallace.
Red-hot title favourites Ebbsfleet United moved to the top of National League South with a competent 2-0 victory at Clarence Park on Saturday over a St Albans City side that is striving to find cohesion a week into the new season.
Harpenden were held to a draw with Sawbridgeworth in the Herts Premier Division on Saturday.
City Youth's Ben Kelly was welcomed back after winning Team GB gold at the Special Olympics World Games.