Haywards Heath were always going to be tough first up and the eventual winners tore into Shoreham and ran into a clear lead. The boys eventually got going but a competitive second half was too late and it ended 5-0.
Horsham were next and a much better and competitive performance made this a close game. Excellent tackling and defence wasn’t matched by attacking opportunities and despite the performance it ended in a 2-0 loss.
Shoreham finally strung together some attacking play against Guernsey, managing to pass the ball to create space and stretch the opposition. This gave the boys belief and they ran out 4-1 winners.
Hoping to carry this good work into the next match Shoreham started playing after gifting Hove a 4-0 lead. This sloppiness was to cost them as Shoreham slowly took the game to Hove and were eventually on top. The 6-2 loss could so easily have been a win without the poor start.
Lookjing to end the day on a high Shoreham played old adversaries Crawley and a feisty match saw excellent tackling and strong running from the Green and Golds. The 6-1 win was well deserved.
Shoreham finished fourth in the group, but with a more consistent performance been higher.