Match Report: 12/9/18
Billingham Synthonia 5, Crook Town 0
Ebac Northern League Division 2
Billingham Synthonia: Roberts, Tiffany, Howes, Frazer, Grier, O'Connor, Reader (Garton), Pollock(c), Weatherald (Raby), Hannah (Johnson), Wilson. Subs not used; Watson, Gnaglo.
Crook Town: Makepeace, C Holliday, Webster, Lonsdale, Fielding, Gaston(c), J Smith (C Holliday), Dunwell (Peel), Stephenson, Jarvie, D Smith (Hope). Subs not used; Spooner, Verity.
Synthonia continued a good run of form as they ran out five goal winners against Crook Town.
Billingham started on the front foot and opened the scoring after 10 minutes as Nico Weatherald beat the offside on the right to go in on goal and squared to the open KALLUM HANNAH who fired home.
The lead was doubled going in at the break when, in the 33rd minute, Clark Reader battled to win possession on the left and played in BEN POLLOCK in front of goal who made no mistake as he found the back of the net.
Half-time: Synners 2, Crook Town 0
More chances followed for Synners and they put the game to bed in the 76th minute with Pollock on the right pulling the ball back to substitute CHARLIE RABY who rifled home. Three minutes later and they added a fourth as KALLUM HANNAH shot home Scott Howes' ball into the box.
The scoring was wrapped up in the 84th minute with substitute FOSTER GARTON advancing on goal on the left and with options to his right, the midfielder cut inside a defender and finished deftly.
Full-time: Synners 5, Crook Town 0
Referee: Mr G Mann Assistants: J Arrowsmith, C Donnelly.