Holiday Sports Roundup

Crawley Town had a busy Easter weekend with 2 matches over the holiday period. After a good home 2-1 victory on Good Friday against Leyton Orient, the Reds went down 1-0 at Notts County yesterday afternoon. They’re now on 55 points and safe from the drop in League One.

Also confirmed safe are Premier League Crystal Palace after their 1 nil away win at West Ham on Saturday took them to 43 points.

Elsewhere, Redhill had a mixed weekend, winning 2 – 1 away at Tooting and Mitcham on Saturday, but going down 3-2 at home to Sittingbourne yesterday. Likewise, Merstham had a good game on Saturday beating Herne Bay 3 -1 but lost 3 -2 at Folkstone Invicta yesterday. Crawley Down Gatwick had a poor holiday weekend succumbing 5-2 at Sittingbourne on Saturday and 6 nil at home on Bank Holiday Monday. And Three Bridges also had a mixed Easter losing 3-2 at home on Saturday to Folkstone but coming out 4-2 winners at Whitstable yesterday.

Finally, South Park won both their Easter matches, with a 2-0 victory at Epsom and Ewell and victory against Horley Town by a similar margin at home. Horley Town’s Saturday match ended in a 2-1 defeat by Westfield.