Goals flow for Grasshoppers
Grasshoppers under-11s were the biggest scorers winning 10-2 at Biddenden in the latest round of matches in the Ashford & District Youth League. Three other games in the same age-group beat the weather – Park Farm Rangers won 9-0 at South Ashford Royals, Egerton and Pluckley beat Bromley Green 5-0 while Smeeth and Brabourne Eagles went down 3-1 at home to Headcorn. Biddenden under-12s fared better winning 8-2 against Hawkinge Youth. Grasshoppers Green under10s won 2-1 at Ashford United Youth but Yellow lost by the same score at Wye Dragons.
Ashford United under10 Colts went out of the Mitre Prostar East Kent Youth League Alex Laking Memorial Cup, beaten 1-0 in a penalty shoot-out by Hythe Stars and Stripes. Anthony Longmore got both for United as the tie ended in a 2-2 draw.
South Ashford are looking for players in school years seven and eight to play in a newly-formed under-13 side. They will play friendlies and tournaments for the rest of the season and will be hoping to enter the East Kent Youth League in season 2014/15. For details, contact coach Jamie on 07766 147712 or email:info@southashfordfc. co.uk