Match Report: 23/8/17
Billingham Synthonia 0, Shildon 6
Ebac Northern League Division 1
Billingham welcomed Shildon to the Norton Sports Complex and continued a difficult start to the season, being hit for six by the Railwaymen.
Billingham Synthonia: Gibbs, Salmon (Nelson), Gavin, Seaton (Howes), Rowe (Scaife-Wheatley), Crust, Priestley, Hillerby, Mulligan(c), Garton, Chapman. Subs not used; Edwards, Dalton.
Shildon: Liversedge, Harwood(c), Ellison (Fenton), Moore, Curl, May, Reynard, Hodgson, Burnicle, Gruelich-Smith, Peacock. Subs not used; Jackson, Groves, Robson, Grayson
The visitors opened the scoring in the 16th minute with DAVID REYNARD firing home to the near post from a tight angle from the left.
They doubled their lead from the penalty spot in the 44th minute when former Synner Anthony Peacock was fouled in the box; BILLY GRUELICH-SMITH converting the penalty.
Half-time: Synners 0, Shildon 2
In the 56th minute Shildon added a third as ADAM BURNNICLE got in behind the Synners defence and slotted home, BURNICLE then netted again to give them a comfoartable lead in the 73rd minute.
A fifth came in the 75th minute with REYNARD notching his second of the game with a shot in front of goal. Shildon capped off their good night's work with a 6th in the 89th minute with substitute CAMERON FENTON getting his name on the scoresheet.
Full-time: Synners 0, Shildon 6
Referee: Mr M Burrows , Assistants: M Cain, M Conroy.
Next up for Synthonia is another home league fixture when Consett are the visitors on Saturday afternoon.