Category: Ladies News

Weekend Round Up – 8 & 9 December

Saturday 8 December

The Ives won another dramatic encounter at WWR as they scored a late late winner to overcome Bedworth United 2-1.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 9 December

The Ladies 1st team kept up their unbeaten record in the league with a 3-0 victory at home to Histon LFC. Katie Stancombe grabbed a brace and Tierney Coulson got the other.

The Ladies Development side went out of the Cambs Invitational Junior Cup with a narrow 1-2 defeat at the hands of higher league opposition March Town United Ladies.

The U16s exited Hunts County Cup at the quarter final stage with a slim 1-2 defeat at Godmanchester Town.

The U15s progressed to the next round of the EJA league challenge cup with a superb all round team performance beating a skilful and powerful Norseman side 3-1. The goals came from Reece & Jack.

The U13s advanced to the semi final of the Hunts County Cup with a 2-0 victory at Godmanchester Town.

Round Up – 29 November, 1 & 2 December

Thursday 29 November

The U18s progressed through to the semi final of this season U18 Hunts County Cup with an 8-0 victory over St Neots Town Youth Navy

Click here for the match report and photos.

Saturday 1 December

The Ives stunned league leaders Kettering Town with a convincing and well earned 3-0 victory at Latimer Park.

Click here for the match report and photos.

Sunday 2 December

In a 2nd v 3rd contest in the ERWFL Div the Ladies 1st team drew 0-0 away at Bowers & Pitsea in what was described as a fantastic advert for Women’s football. Both sides had chances, however neither could find the net.

The U16s Hunts County Cup game at Godmanchester Town was postponed.

The U15s slipped to a 0-1 defeat at home to AFC Sudbury in the EJA Green division.

The U14’s went agonisingly close to chalking up their first league points of the season, however they slipped to a narrow 3-4 defeat at Newmarket Town.

The U13s registered a very convincing 12-2 scoreline away at Allenburys Youth in the Meads Cup 2nd round.

Round Up – 22, 24 & 25 November

Thursday 22 November

The U18s came agonisingly close to picking up at point at Holbeach. However 2 late goals gave the hosts all three points.

Click here for the match report.

Saturday 24 November

The Ives drew 2-2 in an entertaining game against Banbury United at WWR.

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Sunday 25 November

The Ladies 1st team maintained their unbeaten record in the ERWFL Division1 with an 8-0 victory at WWR over Bishops Stortford Ladies. The goal scorers were Tierney Coulson x4, Emily Smith x2, Georgia Stancombe & Katie Stancombe.

The Ladies Development team won 3-2 (after extra time) against rivals Haverhill Rovers Ladies in the Cambs Division 1 Cup. Emilee Steel scored 2 and Penelope Ford scored the other.

The U16 played well at Biggleswade Town in the EJA Green Division, however they ultimately lost 1-2. Mykov scored the Ives goal.

The U15 won 4-1 at home to Newmarket Town to move to the top of the EJA Green division. Manager Brett Fairholm said of the performance “A great all round team display and a great game to watch.”

Weekend Round Up – 17 & 18 November

Saturday 17 November

The Ives record their first win since 25 September with a 2-0 win over Halesowen Town.

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Sunday 18 November

The Ladies 1st team Invitational Cup game at home to Peterborough ICA Sports was called off late on as their opponents were unable to raise a team. The Cambs FA have awarded the tie as a home win and the Ladies advance to the next round.

The Ladies Development side were rampant in the morning kick off as they hit double figures with a 10-1 victory at 3rd place Cambridge Rangers to keep them level with Haverhill Rovers at the top of the Cambs Championship South. The goals came from Fran Chapman x4, Megan Stow x3, Jade Carpenter x2 & Connie Hornibrook.

In the EJA League Brown Division the U16 lost 1-4 in a local derby at Godmanchester Town.

The U15 enjoyed a 2-1 victory over Needham Market in the EJA Green Division.

The U14 were beaten by Bury Town in the EJA Brown Division.

The U13 kept their unbeaten record in the Royston Crow League with a 1-1 draw at Plantation Youth.

Weekend Round Up – 10 & 11 November

Saturday 10 November

The Ives went down 0-2 against in-form King’s Lynn.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 11 November

The Ladies 1st team had a convincing 9-0 victory over lower league Riverside Ladies in the Cambridgeshire Women’s Invitational Cup. The goals came from Hannah Seymour-Shove x3, Francesca Worrall x3, Jade Carpenter, Stephanie Ransome & Emily Smith.

The Ladies will now play Peterborough ICA Ladies in the 2nd round scheduled for next Sunday 18 November.

The U16s produced a superb performance today including goal of the season from Riley Barratt. Ben Smith grabbed the other goal to beat Takeley 2-0 in the EJA Brown Division.

The U15s lost 1-3 at Haverhill Rovers in the EJA Green Division.

The U14s Challenge Cup game at Grays Athletic was postponed for the second time.

Round Up – 3rd, 4th & 5th Nov

Saturday 3 November

The Ives lost their 7th game in a row with a 0-2 defeat at home to in-form Stratford Town.

Click here for the match report.

Sunday 4 November

The Ladies 1st team kept up their unbeaten record in the ERWFL Division 1 with a 4-0 win over Hatfield Peverel Ladies at WWR. The goals came from Harriet Ford, Georgia Stancombe, Katie Stancombe & Tierney Coulson. Captain Hannah Seymour-Shove was awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

The Ladies Development side also won with a 6-1 scoreline at home to Burwell Tiger Ladies in the Cambs Championship South Division.

The U16s enjoyed a 5-0 win at home to Kempston Rovers in the EJA Brown Division with a hat-trick from Ben and 1 a piece from Ollie & Mykov.

The U15s went to Norfolk in the EJA Green Division against a big strong Wroxham side and came away with a 3-3 draw after 2 Goals from Harry Holman and 1 from Tom Smith.

The U14s went out the Hunts County Cup at the 2nd round stage after suffering 1-7 defeat at Feeder FC.

The U13s advanced to the next round of the Hunts County Cup, although no football was played as they were awarded a walkover against Hampton Sports Navy.

Monday 5 November

The U18s kept up their good run of form with a 5-0 win at home to March Town United in the Thurlow Nunn  Youth League West Division.

Click here for the match report.

Weekend Round Up – 27 & 28 October

Saturday 27 October

The Ives fell at the first hurdle of the FA Trophy going down 1-2 at AFC Rushden & Diamonds.

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Sunday 28 October

The Ladies 1st team progressed to the next round of the ERWFL League Cup after coming from 2-4 down to win 5-4 in a pulsating game at Hoddesdon Town Owls Ladies. Tierney Coulson bagged 4 of the goals and a Georgia Stancombe penalty completed the scoring. The win was overshadowed though by a dislocated jaw for Ellie Brown just before halftime.

Click here for the match report.

The U15 also progressed in the EJA Challenge Cup at home to Stowmarket Town on the 3G at the Outdoor Complex. It was 1-1 at full time thanks to an Alfie Lowe goal. The game went to extra time with no further score. It was then on to penalties with 2 fantastic saves from George Driver to win the penalty shoot out 3-2.

Weekend Round Up – 20 & 21 October

Saturday 20 October

The Ives were well beaten in a 1-4 defeat at Rushall Olympic.

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Sunday 21 October

The Ladies Development side recorded an excellent 3-1 win over current leaders Haverhill Rovers Ladies in the Cambs Women’s Championship South. They are now hot on their heels in 2nd place, 3 points behind and having played a game less.

Hannah Seymour-Shove bagged a brace and Fran Chapman scored the other. The whole team was awarded ‘Player of the Match’

Click here for the match photos of the game taken by Angela Lucas.

The U16s progressed to the 3rd round of the U16 Hunts County Cup with a 3-1 victory over Park Farm Pumas Blue.

The U13s maintained their 100% win record in the Royston Crow league win a superb 6-1 victory over Baldock Town Templars.

Above photo taken by Angela Lucas.

Weekend Round Up – 13 & 14 October

Saturday 13 October

The Ives first ever meeting with Alvechurch resulted in a 1-2 defeat.

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Sunday 14 October

The Ladies 1st team maintained their unbeaten record in the ERWFL Div 1 with a 4-1 victory at Ipswich Wanderers LFC. Goalscorers – Tierney Coulson, Georgia Stancombe, Katie Stancombe & Connie Hornibrook.  Georgia Stancombe was awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

The U16s scheduled game at Stotfold in the EJA was postponed.

The U15s narrowly lost 0-1 in difficult conditions at Warboys Colts in the U15 Hunts County Cup.

The U14 lost 2-10 in the EJA at home to Stanway Rovers.

The U13s maintained their 100% record in the Royston Crow League with 4-1 victory at Manuden Juniors.

Weekend Round Up – 6 & 7 October

Saturday 6 October

The Ives bowed out of the FA Cup with a 0-3 defeat at former league side York City.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 7 October 

In the ERWFL Div 1 the Ladies first team drew 0-0 at Hoddesdon Town LFC and remain currently the only unbeaten team in the division. Georgia Stancombe was named the ‘Player of the Match’.

The Ladies Development team recorded a 5-1 victory at Park Ladies. Click Here for match photos taken by Angela Lucas.

In the EJA the U16 secured a very well earned point with a 1-1 draw against Biggleswade Town. The U15 were awarded a walkover against Whitton United who were unable to play the game. The U14 lost 1-5 at Wroxham.

In the Hunts County Cup the U13 progressed to the 2nd round with a 5-0 victory at Park Farm Pumas (Red).

Up to date league tables can found for all our teams in the tab menu bar.

Weekend Round Up – 29 & 30 September

Saturday 29 September

The Ives played out a 0-0 draw at AFC Rushden & Diamonds. 

Click here for the match report.

Sunday 30 September

The Ladies 1st team completed a quick double in 2 succesive Sundays over Hertford Ladies to chalk up a 4-1 victory in the ERWFL Div 1. Sisters Katie & Georgia Stancombe got the goals with a brace a piece. Katie Stancombe was also awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

In the EJA League, the U16 exited the League Challenge Cup losing to a narrow 4-5 scoreline at Hitchin Town. The U15 won their Challenge Cup game with a 5-1 win at Haverhill Rovers. The U14 lost 1-3 at home to Newmarket Town in the Green Division.

In the Royston Crow Youth Football League the U13 recorded an impressive 11-1 win at Letchworth Garden City Eagles.

Up to date league tables can found for all our teams in the tab menu bar.

Round Up 20-23 September

Thursday 20 September

The U18s chalked up their first win of the season with a 1-0 victory at March Town United.

Click here for the match report.

Saturday 22 September

The first team drew 1-1 against Grantham Town in the 2nd Qualifying round of the Emirates FA Cup and will have to do it all again in a replay at The Meres on Tuesday 25 September, 19:45 kick off.

Click here for the match report & match photos.

Sunday 23 September

The Ladies 1st team progressed through to the 2nd round of the ERWFL league cup with a 5-0 win over Hertford LFC at WWR. The goals came from Georgia Stancombe x 2, Katie Stancombe, Hannah Seymour-Shove & Francesca Worrell.

For the 3rd week running the Ladies development team are involved In 5-2 score line, winning at home v Histon LFC res in group C of the Cambs league cup. Goalscorers – Jade Carpenter x 2, Connie Liddiard x 2 & Katherine Speed.

The U16s win 3-0 against Biggleswade Utd U16 in the EJA league.  2 goals on home debut for Adam and 1 for Josh W.

The U14 win with a convincing 11-0 scoreline in the Hunts County Cup at Somersham Town U14. Goalscorers – Bailey Kelly x 2, Harvey Keates x 2, Daniel Legg x 2, Alfie Baker x 2, Luke Dunn x 2 & Billy Chambers.

The U15 & U13 scheduled fixtures were postponed.

U18, Ladies & Colts – Round Up

Thursday 13 September

The U18s visited Deeping Rangers for a Thurlow Nunn Youth League fixture. Unfortunately they were on they slipped to a 6-0 defeat. Click here for the match report.

Sunday 16 September

The Ladies 1st team travelled to Histon Ladies in the ERWFL Div 1 and came away with a point in a 2-2 draw. The Ladies were 2 to the good at half time with goals from Tierney Coulson (also POM) and Hannah Seymour-Shove. Histon however, pulled level in the second half and the Ladies had to dig in to get a point at the end.

After suffering a 2-5 defeat last week the Ladies Development side enjoyed a 5-2 win at Isleham United Ladies in the in the Cambs South Div. The goals came from Lauren Gibson x2, Fran Worrall, Connie Liddiard & Jade Carpenter.

In the EJA League, the U16 lost by the odd goal in 9 at Takeley. The U15 recorded an excellent 4-3 win at AFC Sudbury. The U14 suffered a narrow 1-2 defeat at home to Needham Market.

In the Royston Crow League, the U13 game at home to Plantation Youth was postponed.

Up to date league tables can found for all our teams in the tab menu bar.

New away kit sponsor for the Ladies – Leeds Day Solicitors

St Ives Town FC Ladies are very proud to announce a new Partnership with Leeds Day Solicitors as sponsors for both our First Team and Development Team’s away kit. The club’s Ladies Section has developed so well since its inception three years ago with the First Team enjoying the great achievement of two promotions and the Development Team going from strength to strength. To now have the fantastic support of one of Cambridgeshire’s premier legal firms and a great local brand and community focused business is so important to both underpin the achievements to date and to carry on the growth and success for the future.

Christopher Dodd, Leeds Day Partner commented “Leeds Day are committed to supporting local communities and sports, and are delighted to be part of such a successful team.  We wish them all the very best for this season.”

Mark Taylor, St Ives Town’s Commercial Director stated ‘To have Leeds Day as a Partner and supporter of the club is of massive importance to its continued development and is a real reflection of how much importance they place on both the community and in diversity’.

Above Photo  – (left to right) Darren Marjoram (St Ives Ladies Team Manager), Christopher Dodd (Leeds Day – Partner and Head of Commercial Business), Jane Ollett (Leeds day – Partner and Head of Wills and estate planning), Charley Powell (Leeds Day – Paralegal)

St Ives Town Ladies Player Sponsorship Opportunities

Since the Ladies team was formed, they have been a revelation. Twice winning promotion in the last 3 seasons and will take their place in the Eastern Region Women’s League for season 2018/19. Now you can show your support with player sponsorship. 

You or your company can sponsor a player for just £50 for the upcoming 2018/19 season, with the benefit of having your sponsorship advertised on our website, online programme and through our social media outlets (Twitter & Facebook).

Please contact Darren Marjoram – darren.marjoram@ntlworld.com for more information.

St Ives company Move with Us renew sponsorship for the Ladies 2018-19 home playing kit

We are pleased to announce that local property company Move with Us, will once again be sponsoring the St Ives Town Ladies home playing kits again this coming season.

Ladies first team manger Darren Marjoram said “I would like to thank Move with Us for their continued support of both the Ladies first and Development teams for the upcoming season. It’s support from companies within the local community such as Move with Us that helps the club to continue to grow and flourish.”

Click here to visit the Move with Us website

St Ives Town Ladies looking for players for the upcoming 2018/19 season

Following on from a successful 2017/18 season in which the Ladies first team won the Cambs Premiership, we are looking for Ladies interested in joining our teams for next season (2018/19).

If you are 16+ and you’re looking to progress / get into senior football, a change or wanting to get back into football after a time out we would love to hear from you.

Our first open training session is on Friday 25 May 7-8pm at the St Ives Outdoor Centre on the 3G pitch and every Friday through to the end of June. The first session is free.

You can contact us by either emailing Ladies manager Darren Marjoram – darren.marjoram@ntlworld.com or by using our online form – Click Here

We currently have 2 Ladies teams under the St Ives Town umbrella -:

The First team managed by Darren Marjoram will be playing in the Eastern Region Women’s Football League Division 1. They will also be entered into the Women’s FA Cup.

The Development team managed by Lisa Trigg will be in the Cambridgeshire Women’s County Football League Championship South Division.

Ladies complete Premiership winning campaign with a 3-0 victory

The Ladies completed their league campaign last night at the ProEdge WWR with a fine 3-0 win over runners-up Newmarket Town Ladies to finish a fantastic league winning season.

The Ladies only dropped 5 points in total during the campaign. 3 of those were from the first game of the season. They then went on a 20 game unbeaten run to finish on 58 points.

Ladies manager Darren Marjoram said –

What an unbelievable season! And what a group of players! To go out tonight and win 3-0 sums this lot up! Talented, hardworking and truly the nicest people you will ever meet. Never ever been so proud! The memories from tonight will last forever.

Thank you to everyone St Ives Town for allowing us to represent the club we love. Thank you to all those who came along tonight to support and make it such a special night, and the biggest thank you of all to Lisa Trigg. None of this success would be possible without her.

I also want to say a huge thank you to our main sponsor Move With Us for sponsoring the kit for the last 2 years, to City Security Services for sponsoring the tracksuits and Blue Box Solutions for sponsoring the polo tops.

The League trophy and winners medals were presented to the players after the game.

Cambridgeshire Women’s Premiership. Table up to & including 9.5.18

Click Here for Darren Gilham’s match report via the Women’s Football East website.

Click Here for the match photos courtesy of Gary Reed Photography.

Click Here for the presentation photos courtesy of Gary Reed Photography.

Ladies Final Match to be Played at the ProEdge Westwood Road Wed 9 May

The Ladies 1st team complete their league campaign this coming Wednesday against runners up Newmarket Town Ladies.

The venue has been changed and it will now take place at Westwood Road 6:45pm k.o. with free entry.

The Ladies will also be lifting the League Trophy and collecting their winners medals after the game.

It would great to get as many people down as possible to join in celebrating this momentous occasion with manager Darren Marjoram and his squad.

Cambridgeshire Women’s Premiership – Table up to & including 6.5.18