Category: Youth Team News

Weekend Round Up 12 & 13 October

The Reserves bowed out of the Hunts Junior Cup on Saturday, losing 1-3 on penalties following a 1-1 draw after 90 minutes against fellow Cambs 1B side Fenstanton.

The Ladies 1st team made it 7 points from 3 games with a 3-1 victory at Haringey Borough in the ERWFL Premier. Tierney Coulson, Hannah Seymour-Shove & Georgia Stancombe scored a goal a piece.

Manager Darren Marjoram said “What a great 3-1 away win for the Ladies today against Haringey. For us to have responded from a poor start to the season, and now have 7 points from our last 3 games shows the character this group of players have. Couldn’t be more proud of them.”

The Ladies 1st team about to set off from WWR courtesy of Omega Tour.

The Ladies Development side suffered 4-2 reverse at Fulbourn Institute Bluebirds  in the Cambs Prem.

The Dev team before kick off.

The U16’s had a busy weekend with an emphatic 16-0 victory at St Ives Rangers on the Saturday, following up with a 4-0 win over Cambridge City in the EJA Brown Division to lift them to 2nd place in the table.

The U15’s lost 0-7 at home to Wroxham in the EJA League Challenge Cup.

The U14’s enjoyed a 2-1 victory at home to Stotfold in the EJA Yellow Division to leap frog them to top the table. Manager Ed Shepherd said “It was a great performance against the league leaders in difficult conditions. The goals came from Ceilidh’s Rosborough & George Shepherd.”

Results, fixtures & league tables for all our teams can be found in the menu bar at the top of the page.

Sunday Round Up – 8th September

Although The Ladies 1st team suffered a fourth straight defeat losing 2-1 at home to Royston Town in the ERWFL Premier, Ladies manager Darren Marjoram was buoyed by the performance. He said “We might not have won but nobody can argue that it was a good performance from the Ladies today. Every single player put a great shift in, and their response to the previous week was outstanding. I couldn’t ask for any more from them. That gives us something to build on.”

Tierney Coulson scored the Ives goal. Mollie Flack was the Ives ‘Player of the Match’ as chosen by Royston.

The Ladies Development team got off to a winning start in the Cambs Premier with a 3-1 victory at Riverside Ladies. Development Manager James Seymour said “Well done to the Ladies devs who came away with a solid 3-1 win away at Riverside. We dominated possession and created some great chances. We could’ve had a few more if it wasn’t for their keeper making some excellent saves. Looking forward for what the season brings.”

The Development goalscorers – Jade Carpenter (x2) & Steph Ransome. Ellen Bullin was awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

EJA LEAGUE

The U16’s came from a goal down at half time to beat Potters Bar Town to win 3-1 in the Brown Division.

According to the U14’s manager Ed Shepherd it was “A fantastic performance on the opening day of the season to secure a 4-0 win over Biggleswade Town.”

George Claxon, Panashe Masviporwa (x2) & Cieron Spencer-Rosborough were the goalscorers in this Yellow Division match.

The U13’s lost 5-1 at Biggleswade Town in the Yellow division.

Results, fixtures & league tables for all our teams can be found in the menu bar at the top of this page.

Round up – 20, 21 & 22 April

Saturday 20 April

The Ives suffered a disappointing 1-4 defeat at Needham Market.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 21 April

The Ives Ladies secured a 2-0 victory at home to 2nd place Bowers & Pitsea in the ERWFL D1. They now require 1 point from their last 3 games to clinch the title.

Click here for the match report

Click here for the match photos by Gary Reed Photography.

Eastern Region Women’s Football League – 2018/19

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Monday 22 April

The Ives played out a 0-0 draw against local rivals St Neots Town at WWR.

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

Above photo by Clare Lorman-Hall.

Round up – 12, 13 & 14 April

Friday 12 April

The Ladies Development side fell short in the Cambs 1st Division Cup Final played at Ely City with a 0-2 defeat at the hands of Wisbech Town.

Ladies 1st team manager Darren Marjoram said –

Amazing achievement for the Ladies Dev team to be reaching a cup final just two years after forming! Gutted to lose of course but Wisbech Town Ladies were the better team. So proud of every player tonight – they never stopped trying – and Manager Lisa Trigg who is simply class

Click here for the match report.

Click here for match photos courtesy of Gary Reed.

Saturday 13 April

The Ives won the first home game since January with a solid 1-0 victory over Redditch United.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 14 April

The Ladies Development side dusted themselves off less than 48 hours after the disappointment of the Cup Final defeat to claim a 3-2 victory at WWR over Cambridge Rangers in the Cambs Championship South Division.

Ladies 1st team manager Darren Marjoram said –

Fantastic performance today from the Ladies Dev team. Really good to see them play some excellent passing football and create so many goal scoring opportunities. It’s always so rewarding to see players trusting the process and getting the result they deserve.

Cambs Women's Championship South - 2018/19

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The U15’s won 3-1 against Haverhill Rovers in their final home game of the season to guarantee themselves the runners up spot in the EJA Green Division.

Their management said –

A fantastic game played with power, skill and commitment by both teams with St Ives winning 3-1 thanks to a hat-trick from Harry and securing 2nd place in the League! Amazing achievement by all!

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

Round up – 5, 6 & 7 April

Friday 5 April

The U18’s suffered the agony of conceding a late goal to lose 1-2 against St Neots Town U18 the final of the Hunts U18 Cup at Eynesbury Rovers.

Click here for the match report.

Saturday 6 April

The Ives kept a clean sheet and added another point to their league tally to cement their mid-table position as the played out a 0-0 draw against AFC Rushden & Diamonds at WWR.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 7 April

The Ladies kept up their title challenge in the ERWFL D1 with a late winner to seal a 2-1 victory at Lawford Ladies.

Ladies manager Darren Marjoram said –

Definitely not the best performance from the Ladies today, but fair play to Lawford who put in an excellent performance. Good teams never give up and that’s exactly what this bunch did today to get a 2-1 win in injury time! Superb togetherness from everyone in the squad.

 

Today’s goalscorers were Georgia Stancombe (sponsored by A Stancombe Fencing Contractors) and Emily Smith (sponsored by Gary reed Photography). Another day when the whole squad played their part, but I want to highlight a fantastic performance from Ellie Brown in particular

Click here for the match report.

Eastern Region Women’s Football League – 2018/19

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The Ladies Development side also kept up their title aspirations in the Cambs Women’s Championship South with a 6-0 win at home to Isleham United Ladies.

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The U15’s drew 3-3 at home to Felixstowe & Walton in the EJA Green Division.

The 13’s won 4-0 at home to Manuden Juniors in the Subsidiary Cup

U13’s manager Ed Shepherd said –

Another great performance from the U13s,  2 goals from George Claxton and 1 each for Tom Barratt and George Shepherd resulting in a Comfortable 4-0 win, finishing the Season Strongly still unbeaten in the League and progressing into the quarter finals of the Subsidiary Cup.

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

Weekend round up – 30 & 31 March

Saturday 30 March

The Ives continued their good away record this season with a well deserved point in a 1-1 draw at 2nd place Stourbridge.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 31 March

The U16’s completed their league campaign in the EJA Brown Division with a 4-1 victory at Biggleswade United.

The U15’s remain in the title race in the EJA Green Division after securing a 3-0 win at Walsham Le Willows.

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

Weekend round up – 23 & 24 March

Saturday 23 March

The Ives poor home form continued as they slipped to a 0-2 defeat at the hands of Alvechurch.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 24 March

The Ladies first team remain on course for the ERWFL Division 1 title courtesy of a 1-0 win at Stevenage Ladies Reserves.

Ladies manager Darren Marjoram said –

A fantastic away win for the Ladies and another clean sheet! Never have I seen a group who are prepared to work so hard for each other to get a result. Today’s goal scorer was Emily Smith (sponsored by Gary Reed Photography) and player of the match voted by Stevenage was Tierney Coulson (sponsored by Tim Schuetz Plumbing & Heating Ltd). Got to give masses of credit to every single player today though as they all played their part. I couldn’t be happier!

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The U16’s lost 1-6 at Stotfold in the EJA Brown Division.

The U15’s were beaten 2-8 at Billericay in the Challenge Cup semi-final.

The U15’s management said –

Our boys fought, chased, tackled and played their hearts out but were simply beaten by undoubtedly the best team in the EJA…sometimes it’s just not your day. On to the league!!!

The U13’s have guaranteed themselves the runners up spot at the very minimum in the Royston Crow League Division 1 with a 3-0 win at home to Manuden Juniors.

They are on level points with BSC FC with 1 game each left to play. If they finish the season on the same amount of points, there will then be a play off game to determine who wins the league.

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

Weekend round up – 16 & 17 March

Saturday 16 March

The Ives continued their good form on the road with a 2-0 win at Leiston.

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 17 March

The U15’s guaranteed themselves at least a 3rd place finish in the EJA Green Division with a 3-1 win at Needham Market.

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The U14’s completed their league campaign in the EJA Green Division with a 1-4 defeat at Stanway Rovers.

The U13’s kept up their chances of winning the U13 Division 1 of the Royston Crow Youth League with a 3-0 win at home to Letchworth Garden City Eagles.

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

Round up – 9, 10 & 11 March

Saturday 9 March

The Ives conceded a last gasp goal to slip to a 1-2 defeat at home to Barwell

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 10 March

The Ladies Development side reached the final of the Cambridgeshire Women’s League Division One Cup with a 3-1 win at home to Burwell Tigers. The goals came from Jade Carpenter x 2 & Fran Worrell. Jade Carpenter was also awarded ‘Player of the Match’. They will now play Wisbech Town in the Final. Date & venue are yet to be determined.

Click here for match photos by Angela Lucas.

The U16 enjoyed a 2-0 victory at Kempston Rovers in the EJA Brown Division.

The U14 lost 1-5 at home to Bury Town in the EJA Green Division.

The U13 progressed to the next round of the Subsidiary Cup with a 5-2 win at FC Comets – Hitchin Kaisers.

Monday 11 March

The U18 narrowly lost 1-2 to Peterborough Sports in the TNYL West Division.

Click here for the match report.

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

Above photo by Angela Lucas.

Round up – 2, 3 & 4 March

Saturday 2 March

The Ives completed back to back away wins and their second double of the season win a 2-0 win at Bedworth United

Click here for the match report & photos.

Sunday 3 March

The Ladies 1st team bowed out of the Quarter Final stage of the ERWFL League Cup with a 0-1 defeat at WWR at the hands of Premiership Bedford Ladies.

The Ladies Development side stay in the mix at the top of the Cambs Championship South following a 3-1 victory at Isleham United Ladies. The goals came from Jade Carpenter, Connie liddiard & Kirsty Wicks.

The U15 advanced to the semi-finals of the EJA League  Challenger Cup with a 4-2 win at Takeley. A fantastic team display full of heart, passion and pure hard work, Goals came from Alfie, Harry, Reece and George (yes the goalkeeper).

The U14 lost 2-4 at Cambridge City in the EJA Green Division.

The U13 drew 1-1 at Baldock Town Templars in the U13 Royston Crow League Division 1.

Monday 4 March

The U18 were desperately unlucky to come away with nothing from their TNYL game with a 1-2 defeat against King’s Lynn at WWR. A late penalty for the young Linnets was enough to take all 3 points back too Norfolk.

Click here for the match report

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

 

Round up – 23, 24 & 25 February

Saturday 23 February

Ricky’s 250th game in charge of the Ives resulted in a 2-1 victory at Banbury United. This was their first win in six attempts against the Puritans

Click here for the match report.

Sunday 24 February

The Ladies 1st team extended the lead at the top of the EWRFL D1 with a 3-0 victory over Stevenage Ladies Reserves at WWR. Georgia Stancombe, Tierney Coulson & Harriet Ford grabbed a goal a piece. Tierney Coulson was also awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

Click here for the match report.

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The U14 lost 1-4 at home to Wroxham in the EJA Green Division.

The U13 narrowly lost 0-1 at rivals St Neots Sky in the Meads Cup.

Monday 25 February

The U18 won against Holbeach United in the Thurlow Nunn Youth League West Division 2-1 at WWR in their first home match for nearly 4 moths.

Click here for the match report.

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

 

Weekend round up – 16 & 17 February

Saturday 16 February

The Ives were narrowly defeated 1-2 by the champions elect, Kettering Town at WWR

Click here for the match report and photos.

Sunday 17 February

The Ladies 1st team narrowly lost 0-1 in the Cambridgeshire Women’s Invitational Cup Semi-Final to National League Div 1 side Cambridge United WFC at Mildenhall.

Click here for the match report.

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

The U16 lost 1-5 at home to Stotfold in the EJA Brown Division.

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

 

Weekend round up – 9 & 10 February

Saturday 9 February

For the second time this season the Ives were well beaten by Rushall Olympic losing 0-3.

Click here for the match report and photos.

Sunday 10 February

The Ladies 1st team extended their lead at the top of the ERWFL Division 1 with an excellent 4-0 win at King’s Lynn Ladies.

Click here for the match report.

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The Ladies Development side chalked up 3 points in the Cambs Championship South Division with an outstanding 7-0 victory at Burwell Tigers Ladies to keep hot on the heels of Haverhill Rovers in the table. Jade Carpenter & Fran Worrall both got hat-tricks with Kirsty Wicks also getting on the scoresheet.

The U16’s lost 0-2 at home to Godmanchester Town in the EJA Brown Division.

The U15’s remain in 2nd place in the EJA Green Division with a 2-2 away draw against a big and strong Stowmarket Town side.

The U13’s suffered a Semi-Final defeat in the Hunts County Cup losing 0-1 at home to Godmanchester Rovers White.

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

 

Weekend round up – 2 & 3 February

Saturday 2 February

It was a fourth draw in a row for the Ives as they played out a 0-0 with play off chasing Stratford Town.

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Sunday 3 February

The Ladies 1st team won 4-1 at home against Hutton in the ERWFL D1. The venue was switched late on to the 3G at the Outdoor Centre as WWR was still frozen in places. Georgia Stancombe bagged a hat-trick and Tierney Coulson grabbed the other. Emily Smith was awarded ‘Player of the Match’. With Bowers & Pitsea drawing 0-0 at home to Hertford, The Ives Ladies jump to the top of the table for the first time this season.

The U16’s suffered the heartache of going out of the EJA Challenge Cup 2-4 on penalties at Kempston Rovers. The game finished 0-0 at full time. There were four goals in extra time, two a piece from each side which took the tie to a penalty shoot out and the home team advancing to the next round.

The U14’s lost 1-5 at home to Cambridge City in the EJA Green Division.

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

 

Weekend round up – 26 & 27 January

Saturday 26 January

It was a third 1-1 draw on the spin for the Ives as they hosted King’s Lynn Town in an entertaining end to end  encounter.

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Sunday 27 January

The Ladies 1st team won a hard fought encounter 1-0 in tricky conditions at Hatfield Peverel in the ERWFL D1. A Georgia Stancombe penalty in the 1st half was enough to claim all 3 points. Emily Smith was awarded ‘Player of the Match’. The Ladies currently sit in 2nd place on 31 points, just 1 point behind Bowers & Pitsea, but with a game in hand.

The Ladies Development side miss out on the knockout stages of Cambridgeshire  League Cup as they were beaten 1-4 at Cambridge City Development in Group C. The Ladies Development finished the group on 9 points, level with Riverside and Cambridge Rangers. However, it is Riverside who progress along with Cambridge City to the quarter final stage courtesy of a better goal difference.

The U15’s played a very skilful Walsham Le Willows in the EJA Green Division and came away with a 2-1 victory following a very mature display with goals from Connor and Harry.

The U14’s followed up on their maiden league win last week with another victory over Leiston, this time winning 4-0 in the EJA Green Division.

The U13’s put in a great performance against Plantation Youth in the Royston Crow League, coming from 0-1 down to win 4-1. A Hat trick from captain George Shepherd and a goal from Charlie Sellick sealed the points to take them top of the league with 4 games left to play.

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

 

Weekend Round Up – 19 & 20 Jan

Saturday 19 January

The Ives suffered the agony of conceding a penalty in the 5th minute of added time to draw 1-1 at Halesowen Town.

Click here for the match report & action photos.

Sunday 20 January

The U18 made it through to the final of the Hunts County Youth U18 Cup with a 4-1 victory over ICA Sports in the Semi-Final. The goals came courtesy of Harry Sargent x 2, Thomas Wakeley & Billy Mobbs. They will meet St Neots Town in the final in April.

Click here for the match report.

In the ERWFL Division 1 the Ladies 1st team played out a 1-1 draw at Hertford Town Ladies. Debutant Ruth Fox scored for the Ives and was awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

After a goalless 90 minutes in the Ladies Development League Division 1 Cup at Wisbech St Mary Ladies, they hit 3 in extra time to advance to the semi-finals.

The U15 EJA game at Walsham-Le-Willows was postponed due to a frozen pitch.

The U14 picked up their first league points of the season with a 5-2 win over Leiston in the EJA Green Division.

The U13 were awarded a walkover against St Neots Town Youth Sky in the Meads Cup and advance to the next round.

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

Weekend Round Up – 12 & 13 Jan

Saturday 12 January

The Ives recorded their first ever victory against Hitchin Town with a 2-1 scoreline.

Click here for the match report & action photos.

Sunday 13 January

The Ladies 1st team caused a major upset in the last 16 of the ERWFL Cup by knocking out Acle United the current leaders of the Premier Division and current holders of this competition, courtesy of a Tierney Coulson goal in extra time at WWR to win 1-0 and progress to the quarter finals. Mollie Flack was awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

Click here for match photos by Gary Reed.

The Ladies Development team also increased their chances of progressing to the quarter finals of the Cambs League Cup with a 2-0 win at home over Cambridge Rangers in Group C. They now require a point from their last group game against Cambridge City Development who have already qualified to guarantee progression to the knockout stages.

Click here for match photos by Angela Lucas

The U15 drew 1-1 at home to Wroxham in the EJA Green division to stay in contention at the top end of the table.

The U13 drew 1-1 at home to St Neots Town Youth Sky Blue to keep them just 1 point behind St Neots in the Royston Crow League with 3 games in hand.

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

Weekend Round Up – 5 & 6 Jan

Saturday 5 January

The Ives slipped to a 0-1 defeat at Biggleswade.

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Sunday 6 January

The Ladies 1st team stay in the mix at the top end of the ERWFL Div1 with a 2-0 win at home to Hoddesdon Town Owls Ladies. Emily Smith scored with a wonderful 25 yard strike halfway through the second half. Tierney Coulson pounced on a goalkeeping error for the Ives second of the game. Emily Smith was awarded the fans ‘Player of the Match’.

The Ladies Development team lost 3-6 at higher league opposition Riverside Ladies in Group C of the Cambs League Cup. 2 wins from the remaining 2 group games are probably required if they are to qualify for the quarter final knockout stage.

In the EJA, The U16 narrowly lost 2-3 at home to Newport Pagnell in the Brown Division. The U15 recorded up an excellent 5-3 victory at Newmarket Town to keep hot on the heels of Haverhill Rovers at the top of the Green Division.

In the Royston Crow League, the U13 maintained their unbeaten record with a 4-4 draw at home to BSC FC (Youth) to remain 2nd in the division.

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

Sunday Round Up – 16 Dec

The Ladies 1st team head in to 2019 unbeaten in the Eastern Region Women’s Football League Division 1 with a 2-1 victory at Newmarket Town Ladies. The goals came from Tierney Coulson (penalty) & Hannah Seymour-Shove. Goalkeeper Kira Markwell was awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

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The U15’s won 3-0 against Stowmarket Town at WWR in the EJA Green Division. Goalscorers included Tom Smith & Jack Taylor.

The U13 game at St Neots Town Youth was postponed.

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 and was awarded ‘Player of the Match’.

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 U14s lost 1-7 Needham market in the Treasurers Cup.

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