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FOOTBALL: Deadly duo in Royals romp
11:00am Wednesday 31st October 2012 in Sport
Anaclet Odhiambo and Jelroy Constant hit hat-tricks as Kidlington Royals won 8-3 at home to Barton United in the Critchleys Upper Thames Valley League's Premier League, writes TIM SIRET.
Tony Webster and Kieron Davies completed the scoring for the Royals, while Gary Howkins, Paul Hedger and Tom Lygo found the net for United.
Leaders Oxford Sports & Social Club took time to find their rhythm before running out 4-0 winners at Kings Arms Wheatley.
Piers McGlynn finally broke the deadlock after a poor first half and further goals from Stevie Haines, Jonny McMahon and Craig Bloomfield sealed the win.
Louis Joyce’s double helped AFC Jericho edge a nine-goal thriller, winning 5-4 at home to Dorchester United.
Sunny Akram, Sam Crothers and Jamie Woodward were also on target.
The visitors fell just short despite a Max Palmer brace and strikes from Luke Saunders and David Murphy.
Railway Wheatley climbed to second in Division 1 after thrashing Standlake Garage 5-0.
Seb Warner hit a double for the hosts, who also netted through manager Tom Williams, Dan Smith and an own goal.
Brightwell FC stayed top despite being held to a 1-1 draw at Didcot Casuals.
Ben Cordery fired the visitors ahead, but Josh Witts replied to share the spoils.
Jimmy Deabill bagged a four-timer as Red Lion Islip romped to a 7-4 victory at Rutherford Lab.
Andy White scored their other three goals, while the hosts struck through Ian Bowler (2), John Hawkins and James Goldsby-West.
King & Queen Wheatley won 4-1 at Saxton Pirates.
Second-half efforts from Karl Guschtscha, Michael Steers and Craig Pitson put the visitors 3-0 up.
Justin Price pulled a goal back for the hosts, but another Pitson strike completed the scoring to seal Saxton’s fate.
Pirates’ player-manager Dean Coster and King & Queen’s Michael Kent were sent off by referee Keith Godfrey for dissent.
Dan Gibbard’s 25-yarder was the highlight as The Tree Grove won 4-0 at home to Forest Hill in Division 2.
A brace from Adam Bruce and one from Josh Cottrell sealed the win, which sent them top of the table.
Martino Ventriglia and Joey Beau-champ scored twice each as Northway Boys & Girls Res won 7-3 at Checkendon Exiles.
Shaun Augustine, Mike Yearwood and Danny Lawrence also netted for the Oxford outfit.
The home side replied through Alex Silver, Tristan Allen and Michael Simko.
Strikes from Chris Stringer and Josh Jelfs were enough for Sutton Wanderers to win 2-1 at Freeland Yeoman.
A hat-trick from Dave Carter sent Black Swan on the way to a 5-1 win at Green Tree to stay top of Division 3.
Gary Belcher and an own goal completed the scoring for the visitors, while Steve Gunn hit the Wallingford side’s consolation.
Div 2: AFC Valley 1 (R Walker), Abingdon Exiles 1 (A Cummings); White Horse Abingdon 1 (og), Sporting Headington Academicals 1 (S Freeman).
Div 3: AFC Brightwell 2 (L Chaney 2), Woodstock Wanderers 2 (S Foreman, S Cooper); Chatsworth Buccaneers 0, FC Hagbourne 5 (C Green 2, F Crabbe, A Scully, A Lawson); Milton Midgets 2 (B Kerry, J Carlini), ABBA Athletic 2 (S Cleaver, N Taylor); North Oxford Con Club 6 (A Potter 4, S Doyle, M O’Shea), JET 1 (G Hoareau).