Yachtsmen sail away to three more points

Wroxham 3, Wisbech Town 1

Both sides showed each other respect in the opening five minutes and play was fairly even.

Wroxham won the first corner of the game on seven minutes and the ball was headed out to Gary Gilmore who checked to his right before bursting to the by-line to get in a dangerous cross which Wisbech cleared.

Matty Daniels was as usual in the thick of things and he headed the ball forward to Owen Paynter who passed neatly to Ross Durrant whose first-time shot was narrowly wide.

Josh Carus headed behind to give the visitors their first corner on 17 minutes which Wroxham dealt with comfortably.

On 21 minutes, Jamie Atkins burst into the penalty area to win another corner which again came to nothing.

But Atkins was involved in the next moved from which the Yachtsmen took the lead.

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The full-back set up Paynter whose shot was turned behind for Wroxham's third corner. Jack Marsden's in swinging cross was glanced on by Paynter and fell perfectly for Damian Hilton to score with a diving header inside the six-yard box giving Lee Jordan no chance.

Wisbech were almost level immediately when the Fenmen had two chances when Cartwright shot was blocked on the line and as the ball came out to Ashley Stevens his blockbuster brought a brilliant save from Scott Howie to deny the visitors.

Hilton was pulled down just outside the box and the free-kick was floated over for Jordan to take under the bar.

A flowing Wroxham move saw Gilmore play Mardsen into the corner and his cross was turned behind for another corner. The cross came over to the far side of the goal area for Josh Carus but he was always stretching and his shot flew over.

An Atkins throw found Hilton who turned well to break forward but a defender got across to clear behind. From Marsden's cross the ball evaded everyone and went behind for a goal kick.

Then Gary Gilmore was brought down and Matty Daniels' free-kick was cleared only as far as Gary Challen whose volleyed back towards goal but was narrowly wide.

Gilmore himself volleyed goal wards from another Marsden corner as Wroxham looked to increase the lead but again he was just wide

Wisbech came out fired up for the second half but normal service was soon resumed as Wroxham gained two more corners. Jimson had a good chance but only half hit his shot which went straight at Howie. This was followed by a strike from Danny Boswell which was 10 yards wide.

The visitors went close when two of their forwards got free of the Wroxham defensive shackles and Stacy Cartwright shot over.

As the game flowed from end to end, Danny Boswell's long cross flew past the far post but that was to be the last part he would play as he was replaced by Gavin Lemmon. Wisbech were showing more determination this half as the Wroxham defence was sitting deeper to hold onto the lead.

Subsititute Oliver Gale showed a clean pair of heals to Atkins and from his cross Wisbech had the ball in the net but the referee had already blown up for offside.

A great ball from Lemmon put Durrant away and his shot brought a good save from the keeper while Lemmon himself had a freekick turn round for a corner by the Wisbech custodian.

The home side then brought on Paul Cook to replace Owen Paynter and won a free-kick on the right again taken by Marsden. The ball was cleared only as far as Gavin Lemmon whose low shot found the back of the net to double the lead on 75 minutes.

Within a minute Wisbech were back in the game when referee Artis spotted a hand ball by Jamie Atkins who was unfortunate but Simon Flanz stepped up to score although Howie had guessed the right way.

Wroxham soon restored their two goal advantage when Cook received a neat pass from Daniels strode forward on the left of the area and as the ball sat up he smashed it into the roof of the net giving Jordan absolutely no chance of getting anywhere near.

Anthony Reeve went into the referee's notebook when he flattened Lemmon and for the final few minutes, Wroxham took off Matty Daniels and brought on Alain Bruel as they deservedly took the points.

Final score: Wroxham 3, Wisbech Town 1