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26/08/16 - Benson strike not enough as under 21s lose opener
Hassocks Under 21s began their season with a 2-1 defeat at home to an impressive Newhaven side last night. The Robins had more than enough chances to take something from the game but all they had to show for their efforts was a solitary consolation goal from Liam Benson coming with around 15 minutes of the game left to play. It's a busy Bank Holiday weekend for the club with the first team on the road to Shoreham this Saturday (3pm) and away at Hailsham Town on Monday (11am) while the youth team have their final friendly against Newhaven on Sunday (11am).

24/08/16 - Nine goal thriller as Hassocks go through in RUR
There was a nine goal thriller at the Beacon last night as Hassocks beat Worthing United 6-3 in the first round of the RUR Charity Cup. The Robins in fact scored eight of the goals on the evening, Phil Gault hitting a hat-trick and Ben Bacon, Jamie Hillwood and James Westlake all scoring at the right end with Ashley Marsh and Phil Wickwar grabbing own goals for the Mavericks. Tomorrow night the under 21s get their season underway with the visit of Newhaven to the Beacon in a 7.45pm kick off.

22/08/16 - Robins out of cup with limp loss to Uckfield
A 2-1 extra time defeat to 10 man AFC Uckfield Town ensured the Robins bowed out of the Peter Bentley League Cup after a limp display in a second round exit. Dom Clarke had given the visitors the lead with the first shot either side mustered on target just before the hour mark before Josh Hawkes pulled one back from the penalty spot after a deliberate handball and red card from visiting captain Joe Miller. Finlay Brown netted a 110th minute winner for the Oaks. On Tuesday night we are again in cup action, Worthing United visiting in the RUR which kicks off at 7.45pm.

17/08/16 - Hassocks win two from two for first time in 20 years
Hassocks made it two wins from their opening two league games of the season for the first time since 1996 last night thanks to a 2-1 victory over Peacehaven & Telscombe and the Beacon. Phil Gault's first half rocket gave the Robins the lead at the break only for Jack Langford to equalise from the penalty spot for the Magpies. Nathan Miles settled the game with his first goal in 10 months 10 minutes from the end. This Saturday we are in Peter Bentley League Cup action as AFC Uckfield Town make the visit to the Beacon. Kick off is at 3pm.

15/08/16 - Hillwood hits double as Hassocks start with a win
Jamie Hillwood scored twice inside the opening half hour for Hassocks as they opened their Southern Combination League campaign with a 2-1 victory away at Wick. Kieron Playe-Howard pulled one back with 20 minutes remaining but the Robins held on to record their first victory on the opening day of the season since 2013. Tomorrow night the firsts play their first home league game of the campaign, recently relegated Peacehaven & Telscombe are the visitors to the Beacon with kick off at 7.45pm.

10/08/16 - Barrowmen beat Robins in final pre-season game
Hassocks' final game of the pre-season schedule ended in a 1-0 defeat at home to Steyning Town last night. New Steyning boss Gerry Murphy bought a bumper squad of 20 players across to the Beacon while the Robins were missing several first team regulars in the loss in a passionate and at times fiery game. This Saturday the real business starts as Hassocks kick off their Southern Combination Premier Division campaign with a tough looking trip down to Wick, who defeated us 4-1 in the final game of last season. Kick off is at 3pm at Crabtree Park

09/08/16 - Benson at the double as Under 21s kick off with win
Liam Benson struck twice last night as Nigel Pearce's new look Hassocks Under 21 side began their pre-season campaign with a 2-1 friendly victory over Eastbourne United Association at the Beacon in an entertaining game full of attacking intent. The youth team were also in action for the first time 24 hours previous to that, winning 8-1 away at Peacehaven & Telscombe. The first team play their final friendly before the league season starts at the weekend with the visit of Steyning Town this evening. Kick off is 7.45pm at the Beacon.

06/08/16 - Robins to host EP in Senior Cup
The draws for the Sussex FA's County Cup competitions have been completed with Hassocks being handed a home tie against Division One side East Preston in the first round of the Sussex Senior Cup. In the RUR Charity Cup we are again at home in the first round, hosting Worthing United. The under 21s will travel to Arundel Reserves in the Intermediate Cup second round with the youth team making the trip to Littlehampton Town in the County Youth Cup. The veterans will face Worthing Town away from home in the Veterans Cup.

03/08/16 - Mills nets to make it three wins in a row
There was a third win in a row for Hassocks last night as they triumphed 1-0 away at Combined Counties side Farleigh Rovers. New signing Harry Mills got the only goal of the game. There is plenty of football coming up at the Beacon in the next week. On Monday night the under 21 side kick off their friendly campaign with the visit of Eastbourne United to the Beacon and that is followed on Tuesday by Steyning Town making the short trip for our last game before the league schedule begins. Those games kick off at 7.30pm & 7.45pm respectively.

02/08/16 - The 100 Club - August draw results
Congratulations to Nick Newman (50), Rene Osman (20) and Richard Knight (10) who were the winners in the August draw of the Hassocks 100 Club. Please speak to Owen John to collect your winnings, or alternatively contact him at hassocksfc@hassocksfc.net. If the prizes are not collected within 30 days then the money will be reinvested into the football club. The 100 Club costs just 5 per month to join. If you are interested in supporting this great fundraising initiative, please email khca@aol.com for more information.

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