Steelmen win yet again
Corby Town made it five wins in all competitions as Carlton Town were beaten 2-1 at Steel Park in the Evo-Stik South on Saturday.
Carlton scored first early in the game but Corby levelled through Steven Leslie from a free-kick. Carlton had a player sent off before Sam Mulready scored what turned out to be the winner in the second half.
In UCL Division One S & L Corby lost 1-0 at home to Huntingdon Town. Stewarts & Lloyds rugby union side lost their divisional game at home to Market Harborough 56-7.
Corby Town made it four wins from their last four games as Alvechurch were beaten 3-1 at Steel Park on Wednesday ( Oct 11 ).
Sam Mulready finished chances twice in the first half before on-loan striker Leon Lobjoit finished on 75 minutes to make it three-nil. Alvechurch scored with five minutes left but the Steelmen collected the points, moving them up to 11th in the Evo-Stik South.
On Tuesday UCL Division One bottom team S & L Corby lost 4-2 at Burton Park Wanderers.
Barclay goes the distance in title match
Corby professional boxer Simon Barclay fought for the IBF European Cruiserwight title in Edinburgh on Friday ( Oct 7 ).
In a fight featured live on BoxNation TV, Simon went the distance with the experienced Scotsman Stephen Simmonds, who went on to claim victory by a unaninmous points decision from the judges.
Simon took on the fight at short notice following an injury to another boxer and Barclay's management say there are positives the Corby man can take from only his second professional loss.
Steelmen progress in FA Trophy
Corby Town made it three straight wins to progress in the FA Trophy on Sunday ( Oct 8 ).
Sam Mulready scored twice from the penalty spot in the second half of their 2-0 win at West Midlands outfit Romulus.
On Saturday S & L FC were beaten 6-0 at Pinchbeck in the UCL First Division.
Corby Town secured another three points under caretaker manager Steve Kinniburgh with a 2-1 win at Kidsgrove Athletic on Wednesday ( Oct 4 ).
Jordan Crawford gave the Steelmen the lead in the second half before the Staffs side produced a leveller minutes later, but it was Phil Trainer who scored what turned out to be the winner for Corby Town in stoppage time. Next for the Steelmen is a trip to Romulus in the FA Trophy on Sunday ( Oct 8 ).
On Tuesday evening S & L FC lost 4-0 at home to Blackstones in UCL Division One. A league derby in ladies football on Wednesday finished 0-0 between S & L and Corby Town.