Friendly Game versus Shard End, 12th March 2017
The game opened with Hartshill taking command and soon went ahead with a goal from Andy Lissemore. After further superior play from Hartshill they went further ahead with a goal from Gary Davis. Shard End got back into the game and made Peter Gibbons work to keep them out.
As half time approached Kevin Weston struck a good goal to make it 3 for the home team. Just before the whistle Andy Lissemore got another to make it 4 -0 at the break.
After the break the visitors made more of the game and had a couple of chances but Andy Lissemore took advantage of a goalkeeping mistake to get a 5th for the home team. As the game progressed Hartshill were always in command and went 6 up with an easy Goal from Gary Davis. Shard End were awarded a penalty in the last moments when a defender strayed into the area but Peter Gibbons made a great save.
Hartshill 6 Shard End 0 in a competitive and friendly game.
Squad: Peter Gibbons; Dave Lunn; Andie Lissemore; Kevin Weston; Peter Grove; Derek Hughes; Gary Davis; Ivan White and Gordon Lee.