Weekend Local Sports Results

Weekend Local Sports Results

Published at 8:01am 9th March 2019. (Updated at 5:22pm 9th March 2019)

New manager Callum Brooks' Magpies were looking to pull out of the relegation zone.

New Dorchester Town Manager, Callum Brooks. took charge of the Magpies for the first time.  He's been charged with moving the club out of the Southern League Premier relegation zone. There are ten games left and his side travelled to Farnborough. Goals from Ben Seymour and Tom Blair gave them a 2-1 lead at the break, but the hosts found an equaliser in the second half to make the final result 2-2.

Weymouth have gone top of the table after beating Hendon 3-0 at the Bob Lucas Stadium. Ben Thomson, Yemi Odubade and Calvin Brooks were all on target. They face Poole Town in their re-arranged Dorset Senior Cup semi-final on Tuesday night.

In the Wessex League Premier, Portland United wanted to get back to winning ways at Alresford Town, and they beat them 2-0

In the Western League, Bridport entertained basement boys Shortwood United at St Mary's Field, and it finished 1-1 with Ed Butcher scoring for Bridport.

In rugby and Dorchester lost 57-7 away at Grove.

Results:

Football:

Weymouth 3-0 Hendon

Farnborough 2-2 Dorchester

Bridport 1-1 Shortwood Utd

Alresford Town 0-2 Portland Utd

Rugby:

Grove 57-7 Dorchester

Puddletown 43-8 Bridport

Swanage & Wareham  A  Weymouth & Portland