Sport: Forres Soccer 7s results round-up

Hayden Windsor from Gardner Financial Service taking a run down the wing
Hayden Windsor from Gardner Financial Service taking a run down the wing

From today insideMoray is pleased to provide a weekly round-up of results from the Forres Area Soccer 7s courtesy of Shaun Moat.

Fair Play awards sponsored by Ian Skivington

Soccer 7s Section

Beaver Travel 3-2 Forres Dental Care – A great game from both teams playing hard and working well as a team.  Fair Play Award – Murray Steele & Eren Duff

Grigor & Young 1-2 GF Job Ltd – Excellent performance from both teams. Real talent on display provided some excellent flowing football in a tightly contested game. Matthew Hepburn opened the scoring after some good work in midfield before Grigor equalised just before the break, following up after a fine save by stand in GK Nathan McNally. Liam Gordon gave GF Job the lead midway through the second half with timed run and finish after a driving run from Ethan Rushby was punctuated with a sublime through ball.  Fair Play Award – Josh Smith and Toby Clark

Super 5s Section – Game 1

Firthview Windows 1-1 Gardner Financial Services – A really close game with some great saves from Grant Napier.  Fair Play Award – Grant Napier & Greig Curry

Lisa Barbers 3-3 Macleans Highland Bakery – An excellent game with great teamwork, good spirit with well timed passes.  Fair Play Award – Alec Shaw & Ethan Lynch

Tom Ross & Sons Funeral Directors 2-0 Cluny Estate Agents – A close game with lots of good passing shots at both ends.  Fair Play Award – Ciaran Oliver & Ryan Curran

Credit Union 0-2 Sinclair Taylor Building Services – Two great goals coming from Ben Philps (Sinclair Taylor) & Matthew Sauders had some great saves for (Credit Union).  Fair Play Award – Ben Philps & Matthew Sauders

Game 2

Costa Coffee (Forres) 1-5 Pedigreed Cars – A tough introduction for Costa, Pedigreed were well organised and used the space very well.  Fair Play Award – Cameron Hammer & Mitchell Smith
Cluny Estate Agents 4-0 Credit Union – A good game from both teams. Both playing well as a team and passing into space.  Fair Play Award – Ben Ross & Nico Giscombe

Macleans Highland Bakery 3-4 Sinclair Taylor Building Services – Sinclair T aylor took an early lead of 3 goals but Macleans Highland Bakery pulled it back to make it a close game at the end.  Fair Play Award – Ruairidh Innes and Conner Bryceland

Gardner Financial Services 0-1 Tom Ross & Sons Funeral Directors – Both teams created couple of chances early. Early goal coming for Tom Ross & Sons.  Fair Play Award – Olivia Roberts & Brodie Finlayson

Game 3

Pedigreed Cars 3-0 Lisa Barbers – A slick game, lots of passing from both sides but a deserved win for Pedigreed Cars. Fair Play Award – Angus McIntosh & James Wilson

Costa Coffee 0-0 Firthview Windows – A well fought draw with plenty of near misses and hard tackling.  Fair Play Award – Tyler Smith & Ashton Bayliss

Credit Union 0-4 Macleans Highland Bakery – An excellent game from Macleans Highland Bakery, who dominated the game.  Fair Play Award – Kaiden Falconer & Mackenzie Carter

Cluny Estate Agents 1-2 Gardner Financial Services – An excellent start for Clunys but 2 quick goals for Gardner Financial Service gave them the win.  Ian Skivington Fair Play Award – Ben Ross & Jack Gray

Game 4

Sinclair Taylor Building Service 4-0 Pedigreed Cars – Alfie Gordon opened the scoring for Sinclair Taylor with Ben Philip scoring twice and Connor Bryceland added the final goal.  Ian Skivington Fair Play Award – Connor Bryceland & Davie Lawrence

Tom Ross & Sons Funeral Directors 4-0 Costa Coffee (Forres) – A great match and performance from both teams but Ciaran Oliver and Connor Finlayson scoring 2 goals each for Tom Ross & Sons.  Ian Skivington Fair Play Award – Ciaran Oliver & Tyler Smith

Lisa’s Barbers 0-8 Firthview Windows – An excellent game for Firthview Windows, who outplayed Lisa’s who still played hard until the whistle.  Ian Skivington Fair Play Award – Sandy Stewart & Finlay Wallace