Record-breaking afternoon for Morpeth Town

It will be a day that will go down in Morpeth Town folklore as they broke a record and equalled two as they beat Marske United 4-2 at Craik Park. The Highwaymen have surpassed the home points tally of Spennymoor Town’s back in the 2013-14 season – which was a 44-game campaign – as they picked up their 20th home win in 21 games. Morpeth have equalled the record for most home league goals in a Northern League season, taking their tally up to 79 against Marske – North Shields…

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History-making Highwaymen finish runners-up in Northern League

By Andrew McDonnell (@AndrewSJourno) Jordan Fry scored a brace to ease Morpeth Town past Marske United and secure second place in the Northern League Division One for the first time in their history. Fry broke the deadlock early in the game, heading into the bottom corner, and Sean Taylor added a second just two minutes later. Marske hit the post and the crossbar in quick succession before Liam Henderson headed home to make it 3-0 at half-time. Danny Earl netted a brace himself in the second-half, with Fry scoring in…

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