Mills and Whitehall hit hat-tricks as Sherburn sink Falsgrave

Sherburn on the attack against Falsgrave
Sherburn on the attack against Falsgrave

Paul Mills and Matty Whitehall both banged in trebles as Sherburn romped to an 8-0 home win against Falsgrave in the Scarborough Saturday League second division.

In the only league or cup game to beat the waterlogged conditions, Sherburn were 3-0 ahead after only 10 minutes.

Whitehall opened the scoring with a header, and a close-range turn and finish from Luke Midgley soon doubled their lead.

A classy lob from Kurt Williamson put the hosts well clear, Mills adding a fourth from close-range on 19 minutes.

Mills completed his treble just before half-time with a couple of close-range finishes, either side of the goal of the game, a 30-yard thunderbolt from Whitehall, making it 7-0 at the interval to the hosts.

Falsgrave defended better after the break but a precise free-kick from 25 yards completed a superb Whitehall hat-trick.

Sherburn player-boss Andy Adamson said: "This was an excellent team performance and third clean sheet in a row so I am very pleased with the performance.

"Matty Whitehall and Paul Mills shared the man of the match award."