Tanners Boss Takes Positives From Defeat

August 9, 2012

Hodgsons FC boss Rob Lever focused on the positives after his side were beaten in friendly by Chalk Lane 5 – 3. The Tanners faced a tough test against a side who last season were challenging for the Humber Premier League title.


United Start Season With Home Win

September 5, 2011

Mill Lane United got their Season off to a winning start as they beat North Ferriby Sporting at Broadgates. Steve Grantham made his debut for the club and was delighted with the one nil victory. Mill Lane United return to league action in two weeks with an away fixture against Drum. 


United Beat Beaver At Broadgates

August 23, 2011

Mill Lane United won an evenly contested Beverley derby on Sunday against the Eager Beaver. United fielded a much more experienced then in their previous friendlies as the United management team used the game to test out different players. Mill Lane United took the lead early on after neat passing sent the left winger through on goal and he made no mistake with the tidy finish. The game then became…


Atkinson Brace Enough For United’s Young Guns

August 19, 2011

Mill Lane United beat Holme Rovers 2 – 1 in a full blooded encounter at Broadgates. Both United goals came via Daniel Atkinson though his first strike is to be referred to the dubious goals panel and is likely to be credit as an own goal. Despite his brace Atkinson missed out on the man of the match award which was given to Jimbob Waldren for his classy performance. There…


Acko Double Sees Colts End With 5-1 Victory

May 8, 2011

Daniel Atkinson bagged a quickfire double as the Humber Colts brought another successful season to an end today. In a distinctly end-of-season encounter, the Colts proved far too good for Schooner FC on their home ground and the big local crowd cheered their team to a 5-1 victory. The match was notable for a rare appearance from boss Tony Henderson. He brought himself on midway through the second half, but…


Hastings: The Banter Was Spot On

April 27, 2011

Hodgsons FC boss Lee Hastings told HU17.net “the banter was spot on” during Sunday’s fund-raising cross-sport encounter with Beverley ARLC. The town’s sports fans flocked to the Beverley Leisure Centre to watch the sides first play rugby league and then play football. Honours were even as the Blue and Golds ran out 4-3 winners in the rugby, then The Tanners claimed their revenge to win the football 2-1. But sport…


Tanners Show Spirit In Charity Rugby Clash

April 25, 2011

A big crowd enjoyed an Easter Sunday to remember when Hodgsons FC and Beverley ARLC clashed in a charity football/ rugby league extravaganza at Beverley Leisure Centre. The touchline was crammed with supporters of both clubs – plus a fair number of neutrals – enjoying a beer or five on another lovely spring day. And they weren’t let down by the quality of sport on display. The two teams first…


Gibson Stunner Clinches Title For Hodgsons

April 19, 2011

A moment of Cristiano Ronaldo-esque brilliance from Shaun Gibson proved the catalyst for Hodgson FC’s championship-clinching defeat of Long Riston tonight. The Tanners stormed to a comprehensive 2-0 victory over their East Riding rivals in a hard-fought encounter that proved without doubt they deserve their place at the top table of the Humber Premier League. With home keeper Mark Stanley in fantastic form despite playing his sixth game in 11…


Grantham & Stott On Target as United Are Held at Home

April 19, 2011

Mill Lane United drew 2 – 2 with Drum Reserves at Longcroft School. On target for United were Hodgsons FC duo Steve Grantham and Andrew Stott. Final Score: Mill Lane United 2 Drum Reserves 2 HU17.net Picture Gallery: Click on the thumbnail picture below to enlarge the image to full size HU17.net Picture Gallery: Click on the thumbnail picture below to enlarge the image to full size


Colts Remain Top With Crucial Home Win

April 5, 2011

The tropical weather brought the Shanghai massive out in force to watch this largely entertaining game between the Humber Colts and Dee Street. In the early exchanges the Humber Colts had the upper hand. Wayne Hardy was lucky not to be booked after hitting the ball away at a throw in when it appeared to hit a Dee Street player’s hand. Michael Clackston (“Swampie”) was trying to put his stamp…


Tanners Put Six Past Inter at Longcroft

March 28, 2011

Hodgsons FC gained another valuable three points in their push for the Humber Premier League Division One league title as they turned over Inter Charter 6-3. The Tanners overcame a determined Inter side that never stopped working from start to finish, but they did give the ball away on numerous occasions to emphasise their lowly position in the table. The home side had to wait until the 13th minute to…


Daniels Scores Twice as Hodgsons Set Up Title Showdown With Cave

March 26, 2011

Hodgsons FC now have control over their own destiny after thumping Inter Charter 6–3 at Longcroft this afternoon. The Tanners never looked in any trouble in this game with Steve Grantham giving the home side the lead within the first ten minutes. Danny Cartwright added a further two goals as the Tanners blasted their way to a three goal lead at half time. Inter pulled one back after the break…


Humber Colts Score Seven in Away Win

March 7, 2011

Today the  Shanghai massive made the arduous journey in covoy accross what seemed like 3 counties to take on Dee street , despite the absence of  their inspiring line leader Robert Northern due to family commitments this turned out to be another captivating sunday morning stroll in the park for the Humber Colts.  Dee Street started the liveliest and held the upper hand in the early exchanges and took the…


Hodgsons Bounce Back in Style With Away Win

February 21, 2011

Hodgsons travelled to Longhill Estate to face bottom of the table Inter Charter. Following last weeks dismal effort it was critical that the tanners bounced straight back and picked up all 3 points against a side that before today’s match had conceded 67 goals. Hodgsons FC opened the scoring on 11 minutes through Andrew Stott. His left foot strike on goal took a slight deflection leaving the keeper stranded for…


Beverley Lions Bonfire Night 2010

November 6, 2010

The Beverley Lions held their annual bonfire and firework display on the Beverley Westwood on Friday 5th November. With help from the soldiers based at DST Leconfield, The Beverley Lions constructed the bonfire out of old wooden pallets and firewood collected from around the Westwoods.  They also put up temporary fences and organised the various attractions, such as refreshment stalls and fairground rides, which had arrived on the pastures for…