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Plenty of goals in the Ryman League
5:57pm Saturday 17th August 2013 in Sport
There were plenty of goals in the Ryman League division one north.
Witham Town where held to a 2-2 draw against visiting Thurrock.
Thurrock took the lead on 45 minutes through Ben Smith from the penalty spot.
James Stevens equalised for Witham five minutes later before Tom Devaux gave them the lead on 69 minutes.
It looked as if Witham had done enough for the win but in the 90th minute Smith equalised, again from the penalty spot.
Maldon and Tiptree got back to winning ways with a 4-1 win at Cheshunt.
It was the home side, however, that took an early lead with Leon Fisher scoring in the ninth minute.
Danny Johnson equalised for the visitors on 23 minutes and they went in front 15 minutes later through Jack Stevenson.
But Maldon left it late to make the game safe with two goals in the 87th and 90th minutes, thanks to Ryan Wade and Joe Gardner.
Heybridge Swifts were held to a 1-1 draw against visiting Needham Market at Scraley Road.
Taylor Hastings opened the scoring for the home side on three minutes.
Sam Newson, however, earned Needham a point with an equalising goal on 80 minutes.
Burnham Ramblers fell to a 1-0 home defeat against Erith and Belvedere.
A 26th minute James Lawrence penalty was the difference between the two sides.
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