Redfearn helps Thorne win thriller
THORNE Town ran out winners in a seven-goal Doncaster Senior League Premier thriller at Hemsworth Alpha A.
Gavin Redfern bagged a brace for the winners with Anthony Green and Craig Smith also netting. Lee Kelly also notched a brace for the home side Dean Allen adding the third.
Edlington Rangers came down to earth with a bump after last week's win, Retford Town scoring five without reply.
Daniel House grabbed two of the Town goals with Lee Garner, Richard Galloway and Kevin Metcalfe also getting on the act.
Maltby Sheppey opened their Premier campaign by thumping Askern Welfare 6-1. Stephen Burns and Tom Chipchase shared four of the goals with Paul Bielby and Jovan Maric adding the other two.
A hat-trick by James Batchelor saw Rossington Main run out 3-1 winners against Pontefract Collieries.
Armthorpe MW just edged out South Elmsall United Services by the odd goal in three in their Division One clash.
Lee Tilley and Daniel McNeil netted for Welfare with Mark Gifford replying for United. Sam Hampshire was on target for Ackworth United but visitors Upton Brookside netted three times to take the points.
Hemsworth Tavern ran out 3-1 winners over South Kirkby. Brothers Lee and Michael Barry were on the target for Tavern with Ben Holmes adding the third.