Tickton Come From Behind to Beat Rangers

May 7, 2011

AFC Tickton approached today’s match in a buoyant mood after last weeks victory over local rivals Mill Lane, and they were almost rewarded with a goal in the opening 30 seconds. Lottie Tuisawau launched the ball forward from the kick off and a deft touch by Lily Brunton placed it perfectly in the path of Lauren Stubbs whose low shot was deflected wide. The game then became quite open and…


Gilbert Shines as Tickton Beat United

May 1, 2011

AFC Tickton approached the game against their local rivals with some trepidation as they were missing their goalkeeper Loralie Castle, defenders Rachel Hill and Laura McCoid and striker Izzie Clark; however, the team rose to the challenge and competed hard from the first whistle. The opening minutes were evenly matched with both teams trying to gain an advantage and it was only some outstanding goalkeeping by stand – in keeper…


Tickton Girls End Losing Run With Away Win

April 19, 2011

AFC Tickton travelled to play Pinefleet on the back of two defeats and showed that they were determined to come away with all three points from the first whistle. Natalie Cording, Lucie Hall and Lottie Tuisawau controlled the midfield and began to distribute the ball for Izzie Clark and Lauren Stubbs to chase after, which caused the hosts no end of problems. The AFC Tickton pressure resulted in a succession…


Belles Knock Tickton Girls Out of Cup

April 5, 2011

AFC Tickton Girls faced Division 1 opponents in their cup match against Braeton Belles and the difference in leagues was apparent from the first whistle as Braeton broke through the midfield and tested Loralie Castle, the Tickton keeper, within the first minute. The Tickton team didn’t really recover from the threat and it was no surprise when Shan Yorke put the visitors ahead a few moments later. Braeton then took…


Vixens No Match For Tickton Girls

March 12, 2011

AFC Tickton girls turned their form around after their home loss to Hessle Girls last week and put on a determined display against Pinefleet. The visitors were put under pressure from the outset to such an extent that Loralie Castle, the Tickton keeper, didn’t touch the ball until 12 minutes in. Tickton broke the deadlock when Lucie Hall passed a perfectly weighted through ball into the path of Lauren Stubbs…