Welcome win for Mt Albert side
Mt Albert-Ponsonby scored a welcome 4-2 win over Hibiscus Coast in a rescheduled Lotto Northern League football First Division fixture on Saturday.
Jon McGrinder, Dean Delaney, Cody Patterson and Brenton Lovelace were all on target for the home team who enjoyed a 3-0 halftime advantage at Anderson Park.
The Mt Albert side visit league leaders Glenfield Rovers on Saturday while Metro entertain Eastern Suburbs on Friday evening at Albie Turner Field.
In Lotto Northern League Second Division action Western Springs finally get to play on their new artificial turf at Seddon Fields this Saturday with a clash against Waiuku which will kick off under the newly installed floodlights at 5pm.
Western Springs’ Lotto Northern Premier Women’s League fixture with Fencibles United was called off due to the inclement weather on Sunday.
This Sunday’s action sees ‘‘The Hoops’’ face the long trek to Papamoa to take on Bay of Plenty.