Dorset Echo: Youth Sport

TERRAS: Matthews blasts wasteful show

Dorset Echo: MIDFIELD ROLE: Jamie Richards, right

5:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

JASON Matthews labelled Weymouth’s wasteful 1-0 home defeat to Banbury as “terrible” as his side spurned countless opportunities to find the net against the Puritans last night.

FOOTBALL: Magpies and Terras live updates

Dorset Echo: FOOTBALL: Terras live match updates

7:02pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Weymouth are at home against Banbury United, while Dorchester host Hayes & Yeading at the Avenue.

MAGPIES: Avenue agony as Dorchester relegated

Dorset Echo: GROUNDED: Charlie Lossaso

10:38pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

DORCHESTER Town face life in the Southern League Premier Division next season after tonight’s defeat to Hayes & Yeading ended their hopes of escaping from the Skrill South relegation zone.

MAGPIES: Another win or bust for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: CAPTAIN MARVEL: Mark Jermyn heads the winner against Farnborough on Saturday

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

IT’S win or bust again for the Magpies tonight as Phil Simkin’s troops attempt to keep their survival hopes alive for a few more days.

TERRAS: Matthews adapting to being boss

Dorset Echo: MAKING AN EXIT: Ben Joyce

5:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

WEYMOUTH manager Jason Matt-hews reflected on his spell as the Terras’ boss to date as his side host Banbury United at the Bob Lucas Stadium this evening (7.45pm).

TERRAS: Weymouth stunned by Puritans' smash and grab

Dorset Echo: EYES ON THE GOAL: Stewart Yetton fires in a shot

11:13pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

WEYMOUTH will be wondering how they succumbed to their fourth straight defeat after the Terras were stunned by struggling Banbury at the Bob Lucas Stadium.

CRICKET: Dorset's great start after Hampshire beaten

Dorset Echo: CLOSE CALL: Dorset's Mark Wolstenholme, right, escapes an lbw appeal

5:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

DORSET kicked off their new campaign with a bang as they defeated Hampshire Seconds in a pre-season friendly at the Ageas Bowl.

BEES: Bridport look to stop rot at Radstock

Dorset Echo: AT THE DOUBLE: Tom Richardson

6:20am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BRIDPORT will be looking to bounce back from two consecutive league defeats when they travel to Radstock Town this evening (7.45pm).

(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) MAGPIES: Dorchester's dream of avoiding the drop still alive

Dorset Echo: MAKING HIS MARK: Skipper Mark Jermyn is mobbed after scoring the winner against Farnborough

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

MARK Jermyn’s winner against Farnborough on Saturday may have only served to delay the inevitable in the Magpies’ battle to avoid the drop – but manager Phil Simkin and his men aren’t giving up hope just yet.

RUGBY: Dorchester fall again as sorry season finishes

Dorset Echo: WELL-EARNED SCORE: Dave Gower

7:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

DORCHESTER’S disappointing season ended with a whimper as they crashed to defeat against a fired up Ivel Barbarians

FOOTBALL: Beasley hits treble as Blues coast to win

Dorset Echo: HAT-TRICK HERO: Jamie Beasley, right

5:30pm Monday 14th April 2014

PORTLAND United underlined their credentials as favourites for the Dorset Premier League title with an emphatic victory at the County Ground.

BEES: Reserves go down to Parley in seven-goal thriller

Dorset Echo: PROUD MANAGER: Robin Townsend, left

5:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

BRIDPORT Reserves were narrowly beaten in a topsy-turvy encounter against Parley Sports, as they had to play the last 40 minutes of the game with 10 men.

TERRAS: Subs come up trumps for Richmond's reserves

Dorset Echo: ROYALS VISIT: Jake Richmond

5:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

THE Terras’ three substitutes all played pivotal roles in their side snatching three points at Days Park.

YOUTH: Cherry targeting success at National Finals

Dorset Echo: FINALS FORAY: Lily Cherry

5:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

LILY Cherry has qualified for the ESTTA National Finals in Doncaster at the end of April, having won the Dorset Girls’ Under-16 title for the second year running.

YOUTH: Sevens trial dates for ace Kelly

Dorset Echo: ENGLAND CHANCE: Kelly Coombes

4:50pm Monday 14th April 2014

YEOVIL College’s Kelly Coombes, 16, has been invited to try out for the England Under-20s Sevens squad.

YOUTH: Super seven golds for Tornadoes tyros

Dorset Echo: COUNTY SHOW: Tornadoes of South Dorset Swimming Club at the County Championships

4:40pm Monday 14th April 2014

TORNADOES of South Dorset swimmers scooped 15 medals – seven of them gold – at the Dorset County Championships held in Weymouth and Bournemouth over three weekends.

YOUTH: Dutch test in sight for hockey star Tara

Dorset Echo: GOING DUTCH: Tara Chittenden

4:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

THOMAS Hardye hockey ace Tara Chittenden has been called up to represent England Under-16s against the Netherlands later this month.

YOUTH: Tag rugby triumph for St Osmund's

Dorset Echo: TAG TRIUMPH: St Osmund's Primary School

4:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

ST OSMUND’S beat last year’s champions Radipole to win the Weymouth RFC schools tag rugby competition.

TERRAS: Inexperience is costing Weymouth

Dorset Echo: LEVELLER: Stewart Yetton

5:20am Monday 14th April 2014

INEXPERIENCE was a vital factor in Weymouth’s 2-1 home defeat to St Neots Town, claimed Jason Matthews.

MAGPIES: Testimonial for Gleeson

Dorset Echo: SHOULDER INJURY: Jamie Gleeson

5:00am Monday 14th April 2014

JAMIE Gleeson’s loyalty to Dorchester Town will be rewarded with a testimonial this summer after the midfielder committed himself to the club for another season.

BEES: Bridport edged out in seven-goal thriller

Dorset Echo: EYES ON THE BALL: Chris Luke, right

4:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

BRIDPORT boss Trevor Senior slammed his side’s sluggish start as the Bees were edged out in a seven-goal thriller at St Mary’s Field.

TERRAS: Weymouth swept aside by the Saints

Dorset Echo: EDGED OUT: Mark Ford, centre

1:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

WEYMOUTH lost their third league game on the spin as they suffered defeat against St Neots Town in a tame performance at the Bob Lucas Stadium.

MAGPIES: Jermyn header keeps Magpies' slim survival hopes alive

Dorset Echo: MAGPIES’ JOY: Nathan Walker, centre, leads the celebrations after Mark Jermyn’s goal

1:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

DORCHESTER Town live to fight another day in Skrill South after a thunderous header from returning captain Mark Jermyn sealed a hard-fought victory over Farnborough at the Avenue.

FOOTBALL: Magpies and Terras live match updates

Dorset Echo: Magpies and Terras Matchday Live

2:23pm Saturday 12th April 2014

The Magpies host Farnborough and the Terras entertain St Neots Town this afternoon (3.07pm). Follow live match updates here.

MAGPIES: Byerley ready for battle

Dorset Echo: ALL SET: Warren Byerley

6:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

WARREN Byerley is preparing himself for battle, as Dorchester fight to save themselves from almost certain relegation at home to Farnborough today (3.07pm).

TERRAS: No easing up for Matthews

Dorset Echo: BETWEEN THE STICKS: Keeper Jason Matthews

5:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

TERRAS’ player-manager Jason Matthews refuses to let his players slip into holiday mode, and claimed they have a job to do against St Neots Town today (3.07pm).

CRICKET: Seasiders muck in at Redlands

Dorset Echo: GETTING READY: From left, Weymouth president John Cake, second XI captain Peter Gordon,

5:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

WEYMOUTH Cricket Club are gearing up for the new season and have been hard at work preparing the facilities at Redlands in time for the start of their Dorset League campaign.

MAGPIES: Simkin eager for Dorchester to battle to the end

Dorset Echo: BELIEF: Phil Simkin believes he has the players to get the Magpies' out of the mire

4:50pm Thursday 10th April 2014

PHIL Simkin has insisted that even if the Magpies are to go down this season they must continue to fight right to the last.

ATHLETICS: Dorchester honour Blake for fourth time

Dorset Echo: ACE ATHLETES: Sir John Colfox pupils, left to right: Martha Baker, Lucie Fry, Ryan Smith, Eva Bowring, Grace Butt and Imogen Slade

6:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

DORCHESTER Athletic Club celebrated another successful year of running, jumping and throwing with an awards night recognising achievements across all disciplines and age groups.

ATHLETICS: Records tumble for Weymouth St Paul's Harriers

Dorset Echo: TOP TRIO: James Tufnail, Ryan Purse and Hannah Westhenry

3:30pm Friday 11th April 2014

WEYMOUTH St Paul’s Harriers held their annual awards night and had plenty to celebrate.

FOOTBALL: Seven-up Portland close in on Terras

Dorset Echo: GREAT START: Jamie Beasley

5:20am Friday 11th April 2014

THE Blues made it seven wins on the spin in all competitions to move up to second in the Dorset Premier League and cut Weymouth Reserves’ lead at the top to a point.

FOOTBALL: Versatile Morley hailed by Senior

Dorset Echo: PRAISED: Matt Morley

5:10am Friday 11th April 2014

BRIDPORT boss Trevor Senior has praised Matt Morley following a succession of eye-catching displays in recent weeks.

FOOTBALL: Chickens suffer third consecutive loss

Dorset Echo: WENT CLOSE: Portland’s Simon Crouch

5:00am Friday 11th April 2014

CHICKERELL’S fading title hopes were dealt another blow at Grove Corner as they suffered their third Dorset Senior League defeat in successive games.

TERRAS: Fans owed a big performance, says Greeno

Dorset Echo: SPOT ON: Scott Walker scored from the spot

4:46pm Thursday 10th April 2014

MICKY Greeno claims that Weymouth owe it to the fans to put in a good performance and deliver a home win when they entertain St Neots Town on Saturday (3.07pm).

AFLOAT: GB team places up for grabs at champs

Dorset Echo: YOUTH FOCUS: The National Championships start on Saturday

5:10pm Thursday 10th April 2014

THE Royal Yachting Association’s premier youth racing event, the Youth National Championships, starts on Saturday and runs until April 18 at the Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA).

AFLOAT: First gig of year a success for Portland crew

Dorset Echo: FIRST RACE OF SEASON: Portland Gig Rowing Club’s Pulpit Rock crew

5:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

AFTER an arduous winter’s training, Portland Gig Rowing Club got the new season off to a competitive start.

RUGBY: Dorchester out to end season on a high

Dorset Echo: EYES ON BIG FINISH: Dorchester’s Paul Broadbent

4:02pm Thursday 10th April 2014

MARTYN Peel’s Dorchester will look to end their season tomorrow just as they started it, with victory over Ivel Barbarians.

MAGPIES: Dorchester need to keep core values

Dorset Echo: LESSONS CAN BE LEARNT: Alan Walker-Harris

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

ALAN Walker-Harris believes that Dorchester Town can prosper in the future if they manage to hold on to as many of the experienced heads in the squad as possible.

CRICKET: Dorset face Hampshire Seconds

Dorset Echo: IN TEAM: Ed Denham

4:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

DORSET have named a 12-man squad for their first pre-season friendly of the summer against Hampshire Seconds XI at the Ageas Bowl on Sunday (11am).

UPDATE WITH VIDEO: TERRAS: No happy returns after Tigers roar

Dorset Echo: FIRED TERRAS AHEAD: Striker Stewart Yetton

11:00pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

TWO goals in the space of 17 first-half minutes meant that Weymouth lost their second game in four days, as they succumbed to a lacklustre defeat against Truro City.

Sailing centre in tribute to Andrew 'Bart' Simpson to open on Olympic waters

Dorset Echo: Sailing centre in tribute to Andrew 'Bart' Simpson to open on Olympic waters

11:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

A NEW sailing centre in tribute to Olympic star Andrew Simpson is set to open on the Olympic waters.

FOOTBALL: Upwey boss looking for more physicality

Dorset Echo: CRUNCH: Pete Bochonko feels the force of a tackle

7:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

MANAGER Steve Reynolds urged his Upwey and Broadwey troops to dig in and show more fight after they were edged out in a topsy-turvy encounter at Redlands.

RUGBY: Shield heartache again for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: STAR MAN: Toby Waddington

7:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

THE Dorset & Wilts Seconds XV Shield returned to Wiltshire after Royal Wootton Bassett got the better of Dorchester in the final of the competition for the second year running.

MAGPIES: Hanger and Tennant put Magpies top

Dorset Echo: TIMELY RETURN: Josh Tennant

5:40pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

GOALS from Oakley Hanger and Josh Tennant sent the Magpies back to the top of the Wyvern League Premier Division in their penultimate game of the season.

FOOTBALL: Villagers claim cup final glory

Dorset Echo: CUP PRIZE: Puddletown after lifting the cup

5:10pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

PUDDLETOWN clinched the Dorset Minor Cup after overcoming Allendale in a five-goal thriller at the County Ground.

POINT-TO-POINT: Treble for Biddick at Littlewindsor

Dorset Echo: LEADING THE WAY: Dancing Solo heads Garden Whispers and Angonaminute

5:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

WILL Biddick rode a Littlewindsor treble to reach the 20-winner mark and establish a three-winner advantage over Robbie Henderson in the national table.

FOOTBALL: Faltering Chickens lose more ground

Dorset Echo: TITLE SETBACK: Liam Miles

5:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

STUTTERING Chickerell United lost ground in the Dorset Senior League title race once again as they succumbed to a loss away from home against Gillingham Town Reserves.

BEES: In-form Richardson can't prevent Bees defeat

Dorset Echo: RICH VEIN OF FORM: Tom Richardson, right

4:40pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

TOM Richardson netted his fourth goal in the last three games but the Bees gave themselves too much of a mountain to climb at the Lew Hill Memorial Ground in Bath.

TERRAS: Treyew torment for Weymouth

Dorset Echo: SENT OFF: Jake Green

6:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

JASON Matthews labelled Weymouth’s 2-1 loss against Truro City as “disappointing” as hosts Truro toppled the Terras at Treyew Road.

FOOTBALL: Top scorer Clarke out as Portland face Swans

Dorset Echo: HAMSTRING STRAIN: Lewis Clarke

5:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

PORTLAND United can go second in the Dorset Premier League tonight with a win at Swanage Town & Herston (7.30pm), but they will have to do it without top scorer Lewis Clarke.

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