Category Archives: Match Reports

Lang Jacks get the job Dunn from the spot

Whickham maintained their fine start to the season with a victory away to Heaton Stannington on Friday evening.  Inside a packed Grounsell Park, the Lang Jack fought hard and remained resilient at the back to claim all three points thanks to a Jamie Dunn penalty inside the final 20 minutes.  The visitors had most of […]

Lang Jacks battle hard to earn victory on the road

Whickham maintained their strong start to the season with a hard-fought 2-0 away victory against newly promoted Pickering Town. Nathan Greenwood opened the scoring at the near post in the opening 20 minutes before Scott Robson doubled the visitor’s lead in the final quarter of the match. The Lang Jacks started the brighter of the […]

Determined Lang Jacks march on in the FA Cup

Whickham continued their impressive start to the season with a 2-1 home victory against Frickley Athletic in the FA Cup.  Dale Burrell put the home team ahead with a header inside the first half an hour in front of a bumper crowd at the First Mortgage Glebe. The visitors levelled midway through the second half […]

Classy Lang Jacks produce controlled performance to claim victory 

Whickham produced a dominant display to take all three points at the First Mortgage Glebe on Tuesday evening.  Defender George Priest got the hosts on their way after just eleven minutes before Nathan Greenwood scored a brace to complete the scoring for the home team. Crook pulled one back five minutes into the second half […]

The Lang Jacks share the points against Aycliffe to claim their highest league finish

Whickham finished their season with a point after being held to a goalless draw against Newton Aycliffe at The Beaumont Landscapes Stadium. A win for the visitors would have seen them leapfrog the hosts in the league table in their final match of the season. The home team had the best chance of the game […]

Whickham 3-0 Guisborough Town: Lang Jacks home finale ends in comfortable win

A brace from captain Zak Atkinson and one from his partner in crime Scott Robson ensured the Lang Jacks ended their last game of the season with a comfortable victory over Guisborough Town. After a shaky opening 15 minutes from the home side, Atkinson opened the scoring after a shot by Jamie Dunn landed at […]

A strong second-half display gives the Lang Jacks all three points

Whickham produced a brilliant second-half display to come from behind and take all three points against Northallerton Town in an impressive 3-1 victory. In a game where conditions were tough, the home team took the lead through Dale Hopson after just 15 minutes.  Whickham responded in the second half thanks to two-headed finishes from Zak […]

Lang Jacks suffer first league defeat of the year after a heated encounter against Seaham Red Star

Whickham’s ten-game unbeaten run in the league came to an end following a 1-0 away defeat to Seaham Red Star on Saturday. WRITES ADAM TONES. In a scrappy heated encounter with both teams struggling to get a hold of the game, it was the home team who found a breakthrough just before the hour mark.  The […]

Whickham 6-0 Newcastle Benfield: Six of the best for the Lang Jacks as they cruise to victory

Zak Atkinson bagged a hat trick on Tuesday evening as Whickham took care of Newcastle Benfield on Tuesday evening in impressive fashion. The rout started just two minutes in, Dale Burrell’s header forcing a mistake at the back, allowing Jack Robson to capitalise and loop a finish over the keeper from the left hand side […]

Captain Pear-fect – Peareth peach sends Lang Jacks home with all three points.

Whickham kept their focus and reaped the reward of all three points in their 1-0 victory over Penrith on Wednesday evening. WRITES ADAM TONES. The Lang Jacks controlled a scrappy first half as the ball was hoofed back and forth with no team being able to get a hold on the game.  Whickham were the […]