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East Midlands League
Nettleham have scored nine without reply at Ellistown to open up a lead of three points at the top of the table. Sophie Barker and Zuzana Pramukova each netted four times with Holly Newman adding the other goal. Third placed Peterborough Northern Star completed their campaign with a goalless draw away to Sandiacre Town whilst Rise Park won for the first time, 3-2 against Long Eaton Utd thanks to Jemma Douglas, Natasha Murray and Georgina Unthank.
One match was played in Division One North, Grimsby Town's hopes of a top three finish taking a knock as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Teversal.
Oadby & Wigston Dynamo took a large stride towards securing the runners-up spot in Division One South by running out 6-0 winners over Heather St Johns. Geraldine Campbell and Ellie Towers each scored twice along with Holly Gibson and Sophie Tew. Neely Simons (2) and Helen Busby were on the scoresheet as Lutterworth Athletic won 3-2 at Raunds Town.
Eastern Region League
Bedford Ladies replaced Lowestoft Town at the top of the Premier Division by beating them 3-0. Rebecca Vass netted two of the goals with Natasha Fensome adding the other. Stevenage Borough defeated Peterborough Sports with strikes from Hollie Jardine, Josie North and Nicola Perschsky. Claire Brooks, Abbie Dell, Liane Prior and Katie Whitehead were all on the scoresheet for Barking in their 4-2 victory over Leverstock Green whilst Billericay Town's challenge took a huge knock as they were beaten 1-0 by Colchester Town, Lauren Richardson scoring the only goal of the game. Haringey Borough picked up a useful point from a 1-1 draw with Leighton Utd Vixens, Paulina Saviciute and Shanice Sanderson on target respectively.
In Division One North, AFC Sudbury moved level on points with leaders Acle by beating Witham Town 3-1 with goals from Charlotte Churchman, Charlene Roach and Emma Squirrell. Haverhill Rovers won 3-2 at Bar Hill to replace them in third, their markswomen were Rachael Mann, Stacey Roper and Sue Wells.
Newly crowned Division One South title winners AFC Dunstable continue to finish the season well, winning 3-0 away to Stevenage Borough Res thanks to Samaira Khan, Carly Cowell and Charlotte South. Hoddesdon Owls went one better by defeating West Billericay 4-0, Becky Scola netting twice along with Leah Dunnage and Kristina O'Connell.
London & South East League
Crystal Palace continue to close in on the top spot as they defeated Maidstone Utd 9-1 to replace them in second place and they now trail leaders London Corinthians by three points, with three games in hand. Crawley Wasps still have a chance of a top two place and kept those hopes alive with a 6-0 victory over Eastbourne Town. Sophie Muller hit a hat-trick and Laura Derlacki the other as Kikk Utd won 4-1 against AFC Wimbledon, who had taken an early lead through a Louise Cooper penalty.
Queen's Park Rangers Development remain firmly in the running for second place in Division One (London) after they completed their fixtures by winning 7-0 away to Chertsey Town.
North East League
Norton & Stockton Ancients require three points from their remaining two games to be absolutely certain of winning the Premier Division title. Nyci Thorns bagged a hat-trick with Lucy Charlton and Jessica Dawson also on target as Norton won 5-2 against Barnsley, who replied through Jessica Burton and Holly Findlay, to put them on the verge of success. York City went down to a 2-1 defeat at Whitley Bay whose goals came from Nicole Doyle and Hayley Evans. Louise Stringer scored a hat-trick along with Julie Richardson (2), Tanya Rich (2), Charlotte Blythe and Amanda Barr for Guiseley in their 9-0 victory over Lepton Highlanders and Peterlee St Francis won at Scunthorpe & Bottesford, Leanne Anderson grabbing the only goal of the game.
Tynedale need to win their remaining three games to be in with a chance of finishing on top of the Northern Division after they beat league leaders Lowick Utd 4-1. Birtley St Josephs and Middlesbrough Lionesses meanwhile finished level at 1-1, Hannah Travis and Hannah Pattison scoring respectively.
North West League
Crewe Alexandra are one step away from successfully defending the League Cup following a 4-2 semi final victory over Blackpool Wren Rovers. Their opponents in the Final will be league leaders Morecambe who were 5-2 winners against Blackburn Community.
Preston North End meanwhile booked their place in the Final of the League Plate, where they will face Birkenhead, by winning 3-1 away to Leigh RMI.
In the Premier Division, Bolton Wanderers made up ground on the top three with a 2-1 success away to Burnley Girls & Ladies. Chester City defeated Wigan Athletic 5-1 and Blackpool returned from Northwich Vixens with a 3-0 win under their belts.
It was a good day for Bury Girls & Ladies in Division One North as they picked up maximum points from a double header with Woolton to lift themselves off the bottom of the table and out of the bottom two.
Ellesmere Port Town now head the chase for the runners-up spot in Division One South, behind runaway Champions Birkenhead, following their 3-2 victory at AFC Urmston Meadowside.
South West League
The Premier Division title race took another twist on Sunday when Cheltenham Town suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat at home to Bridgwater Town. Corinne Gillard and Sarah Moore scored the goals for Bridgwater and although Cheltenham still have matters in their hands, they may well need maximum points from their last four matches in order to finish on top. Truro City meanwhile ran out 6-0 winners over Weymouth Town, Katy Barker, Candice Britten and Sophie Wilson all netting doubles. Cleeve West Town picked up another point from a 1-1 draw with Frome Town, Anneka Hawkins netting their goal with Kasey Evans replying.
In the Eastern Division, Gloucester City have gone top of the table after a brace from Laura Stephens gave them a 2-0 victory over Keynsham Town Res.
Western Division leaders Torquay Utd are having a bit of a wobble as the season comes to an end and their unbeaten record is over after they crashed to a 4-1 defeat at Charlestown, who scored through Tori Marks (2), Lucy Rothero and Isobell Semple. Marine Academy Plymouth cut the gap at the top to three points by beating Bude Town 5-2, Stacey Arthur and Georgie Talbot each hitting braces along with Nicola Symons. Laura Burwood and Jodie Millett were on the scoresheet as third placed Alphington won 2-0 at Plymstock Utd.
Southern Region League
Woodley Utd stay two points clear in the Premier Division after Ranai Bird's brace earned them a 2-0 success away to Bracknell Town. Maidenhead Utd made sure of staying hard on their heels, a Lucy Smith hat-trick and Natalie Barette giving them a 4-1 victory over Gosport Borough. Rachel Anderson was another player to hit a hat-trick as Parley Sports defeated Andover New Street 3-0.
Fleetlands made sure of finishing runners-up in Division One with an 8-1 success at Stony Stratford Town. Natalie Bavister and Laura Streeter each netted twice along with Katie Haines, Stephanie Mills, Stacey Niven and Jodie Prince. Michelle Morrall (2) and Gina Burns scored the goals for Milton Keynes City in their 3-1 victory over Southampton Women whilst Ascot Utd defeated Chesham Utd Res 4-2 with strikes from Jodie Webb (2), Alixandra Todd and Stephanie Fettes.
West Midlands League
FC Reedswood are on the brink of the Premier Division title following their 2-0 win away to Coventrians. Only TNS Ladies can still catch them but two more points will make absolutely sure for the leaders. B & WM Police's challenge came to an end as they were beaten 1-0 by Hereford Pegasus.
In Division One North, Wyrley Ladies and Bilbrook fought out a 2-2 draw which leaves Bilbrook in second place although Wryley can still finish above them. Pelsall Villa meanwhile beat Cresswell Wanderers 3-2 and will take the runners-up spot if they win their last two games. Florence leapt above Lichfield Diamonds after edging them by the odd goal in seven.
Division One South leaders Crusaders tumbled to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Malvern Town and have been caught by Knowle, who were 4-0 winners away to Lye Town. Marston Green lost ground as they were beaten 4-0 by Kenilworth Town. Coventry Development stormed to a 6-1 success over Redditch Utd whilst Solihull Ladies Res defeated Worcester Utd 3-0 and Studley were 4-2 winners against Wyre Forest Phoenix.
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