Home   Sport   Article

Bourne Town do the job against struggling Bugbrooke




Action from Bourne Town v Lutterworth Athletic. Photo: Bob Lambert. EMN-160126-094345001
Action from Bourne Town v Lutterworth Athletic. Photo: Bob Lambert. EMN-160126-094345001

Bourne Town maintained their sixth spot in the UCL Division One with an away victory against one of the league’s struggling sides Bugbrooke St Michaels.

The Wakes won 2-1 thanks to strikes from Craig Rook and Zak Munton.

Bourne wasted no time in opening the scoring, taking the lead in just the third minute through Rook, who turned on the edge of the box before firing home with an impressive blast.

The Wakes have really established themselves as a production line of young talent of late, and their latest debutant Max Cooper, playing at left back, had the assist for the opening goal to cap a solid display in defence.

After seeing out the rest of the half Bourne then made a quick start after the break as well, doubling their lead through young strike sensation Zak Munton, who hit the back of the net in the 49th minute.

Sam Wilson won the ball in the centre of the park, before playing a killer ball to dispatch Munton for his 15th goal of the season, which puts him ninth in UCL Premier Division’s goal-scoring charts. Some feat for a teenager who wasn’t starting every game at the start of the season as the club tried to ease the burden on him.

Jimmy Moore notched a goal back for Bugbrooke St Michaels with 16 minutes to go but Bourne held on for victory.

The Wakes host Irchester United on Saturday.

Bugbrooke St Michaels: Sean Green, Ryan Nash, Gavin Nullatamby, Olly Reynolds, Danny Duggan (Cameron Harrison), Robbie Wallace, Jimmy Moore, Cormac Hamill (Jeff Bigley), Josh Dawson (Sean Nicholson), Jamie Hall, Manny Odiadi.

Bourne Town: Alex Brown, Jack Corby, Aaron Jesson, Dan Smith, Max Cooper, Jack Botterill (James Zealand), Andrew Moss, Sam Wilson, Tyler Sculthorpe (Ash Firth), Craig Rook (Jack Humphries), Zak Munton



COMMENTS
()


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More