St Ives Town 3 Peterborough Northern Star 1
Saturday, 22 September 2012
St Ives kept their year long winning run going with this defeat of Northern Star at Westwood Road.
Five minutes before the break Conor Washington latched on to a long ball to finish low into the corner for his tenth league goal of the season.
The Saints took a firm hold on proceedings in the last minute of the first half as Lee Ellison netted with a close range header from Jamie Alsop's free kick.
Billy Smith replied for Star after 68 minutes, firing home from 30 yards, but their comeback hopes were ended two minutes later when Stuart Cobb restored St Ives' two goal margin from an Alsop cross.
St Ives: Nick Bennion, Jordan Lambert (Scott Everdell), Jamie Alsop, Dan Newman, Will Fordham, Jimmy Dean, Ben Walshe, Lee Ellison, Conor Washington, Karl Gibbs (Scott Fielding), Stuart Cobb (David Cobb).
Star: Nick Conroy, Matt Cook, Seth Burkett (Danny Escorsio), Sam Murphy, Lewis Stone, Wayne Morris, Pete Smith (Liam Hook), Adam Weston, Scott Carter, Nick Davey (Andy Furnell), Billy Smith.