Premier Division round-up: Yellows move into top five after 5-1 home victory

By James Gordon

Warrington Town jumped into the top five in the Pitching In Northern Premier League Premier Division table following their impressive 5-1 victory over Lancaster City at Cantilever Park.

Striker Jordan Buckley returned to the starting side from injury under new manager Mark Beesley and bagged a hat-trick to climb to the top of the goalscorer chart with 12 goals so far this season.

Jack Mackreth and Matthew Grivosti also scoring on the day in front of a crowd of 340, while Charlie Bailey scored a consolation goal in the second half for the visitors.

Elsewhere, Stafford Rangers prevented Matlock Town from the top spot following their 3-2 away victory thanks to a brace from Jake Charles and a goal from Thomas Tonks.

Hyde United moved out of the relegation zone with a 1-0 home victory over Nantwich Town. The only goal of the afternoon coming from Bradley Roscoe.

Scott Bakkor’s 90th minute equaliser secured a point for Stalybridge Celtic away at Basford United, while Dominic Roma scored for the hosts in the 77th minute with a 1-1 result.

Goals from Liam Henderson and Ben Ramsey saw Morpeth Town defeat Gainsborough Trinity 2-0 at home, while Mickleover and Grantham drew 2-2.

Where next?

Leading goalscorer Jordan Buckley hoping to continue form Striker Jordan Buckley says he is hoping to continue scoring goals for the Yellows and help the side remain in the play-offs following his hat-trick against Lancaster City.
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