Match Report: 26/8/17
Billingham Synthonia 0, Consett 3
Ebac Northern League Division 1
Synners hosted Consett at the Norton Sports Complex and lost in a 3-0 scorline.
Billingham Synthonia: Gibbs, Garton, Howes (Tunstall), Crust, Nelson, Ramage, Seaton(c), Hillerby, Dalton (Priestley), Scaife-Wheatley, Gavin.
Consett: Coombe, Convery, Lavery, Purewal, Kay, Hawkins(c), Elliot, Smith, Sweet, Mackay, Rogan (Knowles). Subs not used; Male, Craggs.
A goal-less first half saw Synthonia defend resolutely and when Consett did break through, Tom Gavin was on hand to clear off the line.
Half-time: Synners 0, Consett 0
Synners had a chance to score when Ben Priestley was put through by David Hillerby, his shot though, was saved by Consett keeper Ross Coombe. The visitor's then opened the scoring in the 67th minute as Jack Elliot did well on the left and found ex-Synner MICHAEL SWEET who headed home.
The Steelmen doubled their lead after 74 minutes with a pull back from the left bye-line to MICHAEL MACKAY to side foot home. The scoring was complete in the 80th minute as SWEET added a third.
Full-time: Synners 0, Consett 3
Referee: Mr M Sowerby , Assistants: O Easson, J McNee.
Next up for Billingham is an away league fixture at Jarrow Roofing next Saturday afternoon.