Silverwood seal back-to-back wins in race for the league

Silverwood United before the Alexandra Cup final. Pic by RicPics.INLM20-126
Silverwood United before the Alexandra Cup final. Pic by RicPics.INLM20-126

Silverwood United moved closer to the Mid-Ulster League Division One title with two wins inside five days.

A midweek success against Coalisland Athletic by 4-1 arrived thanks to a Shane Doran double, Pol Smyth finish and Michael Haughian effort.

Saturday’s 8-1 defeat of Institute featured Dwyer Lavery on a weekend hat-trick, with two apiece for Doran and Ryan Hughes. Haughian was also on target.

MID-ULSTER INTERMEDIATE LEAGUE SECTION B: Broomhedge 0-9 Hanover, Valley Rangers 13-0 Seagoe. MID-ULSTER LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Coalisland Athletic 0-3 Hill Street, Lurgan Institute 1-8 Silverwood United. MID-ULSTER LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Donaghmore 1-4 Celtic Club (Lurgan No 1). MID-ULSTER LEAGUE DIVISION FOUR: Orchard City 1-0 West End Hibs.MUFL RESERVE CHAMPIONSHIP: Armagh City Reserves 1-5 Ballymacash Rangers Reserves, Newry City AFC Reserves 2-2 Banbridge Rangers Reserves, Valley Rangers Reserves 4-0 Loughgall Reserves. MID-ULSTER RESERVE LEAGUE DIVISION ONE: Seapatrick Reserves 5-5 Hanover Reserves. MID-ULSTER RESERVE LEAGUE DIVISION TWO: Laurelvale Reserves 3-7 Lurgan Institute Reserves.

LADIES

Craigavon City Ladies will visit Dromore Amateur Ladies in the IFA Women’s Challenge Cup second round on June 1.

MANAGER

Oxford Sunnyside would welcome invitations for the management team.

Anyone interested should contact the club secretary on 07702228369.

Lurgan Institute would welcome interest for the position of reserve-team manager.

Contact lurganinstitutefc@gmail.com or 07921137095.

Lurgan Town have an opening for the position of first-team manager - with interest via e-mail to be registered to info@lurgantownfc.com before May 29.