Amateur League: Midweek results round-up

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Midweek games have been coming thick and fast for East Antrim sides in the intermediate divisions of the Northern Amateur League.

On Tuesday night Premier Division teams Islandmagee, Larne Tech and Nortel lost out to Dunmurry Rec, Dromara Village and Shankill United, respectively.

Wellington Rec got the better of UUJ in Division 1A with a 2-1 win at the Factory Grounds, while player-boss David McCrea scored the winner as Rathfern defeated Bangor Rangers 3-2 at The Diamond.

In Division 1C, Garry Campbell’s 18th Newtownabbey saw off local rivals Mossley with a 2-0 success at Cloyne Crescent. Kilroot Rec were hit for six away at 1st Bangor Old Boys.

On Wednesday evening, Davy Rollo’s new-look Newington Rangers lost 2-0 away at Shorts.

Thursday, August 23

Division 1A: Derriaghy CC 0 v Dundonald 0

Division 1B: Ballynahinch United 0 v Rathfriland Rangers 2; Bloomfield 3 v Newcastle 2

Wednesday, August 22

Division 1C: Shorts 2 Newington Rangers 0; Bangor Swifts 5 v Groomsport 0

Tuesday, August 21

Premier Division: Dunmurry Rec 1 v Islandmagee 0; Dromara Village 3 v Larne Tech 2; Comber Rec 1 v Kilmore Rec 2; Ards Rangers 1 v Killyleagh YC 1; Ardglass 0 v Malachians 1; Shankill United 3 v Nortel 1

Division 1A: UUJ 1 v Wellington Rec 2; Abbey Villa 0 v Drumaness Mills 0; Grove United 0 v Crumlin Star 3; Crumlin United 3 v East Belfast 0

Division 1B: Sirocco Works 4 v Saintfield United 0; Rathfern Rangers 3 v Bangor Rangers 2; Downshire YM 1 v Lisburn Rangers 1; Ballywalter Rec 1 v Immaculata 4; Dunmurry YM 1 v Holywood FC 2

Division 1C: Bangor Amateurs 1 v Iveagh United 0; Bryansburn Rangers 0 v Dromore Amateurs 0; St Patrick’s YM 8 v Donard Hospital 1; 18th Newtownabbey 2 v Mossley 0; 1st Bangor OB 6 v Kilroot Rec 0.