Gavin’s howitzer fails to save Wainfleet

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Boston and District League Division One

Benington 4

Wainfleet United 1

WAINFLEET United went down by 4-1, away to third in the table, Benington at the weekend.

Benington led by 2-0 at half-time. Then the Benington side went 4-0 up with two more goals.

Wainfleet then scored to make it 4-1 when Gavin Howitt scored a cracking goal with a strike from 25 yards.

Wainfleet: Nick Mitchell, Anthony Stillwater, Tom Bone, Andy Carter, Duncan Whiley, Matthew Broome, Tom Jenkins, John Jeffreys, Shaun Connolly, Gavin Howitt, Mark Love. Subs: Ryan Parker, Ben Gilbert, Fraser Verheul.

Wainfleet are away to Sutterton on January 7 in their next game.

Boston and District League Division Three

Friskney 0

Wainfleet United Reserves 1

WAINFLEET United Reserves gained ample revenge for an earlier 1-0 defeat at home by Friskney, when they travelled to Friskney, and won by 1-0 in the return game.

Adam Mitchell was the Wainfleet scorer.

Wainfleet Reserves: Sam Caton, Scott Daniels, Phil Simpson, Lee Thompson, Ben Gilbert, Luke Bowen, Sam Corton-Miller, Fraser Verheul, Adam Mitchell, Ryan parker, Bob Jackson. Subs: Ryan Duffy, Anthony Stillwater.