Fareham's emerging second string led three times before Hampshire/Surrey Regional Division One leaders Woking salvaged a 3-3 draw with an equaliser ten minutes from the end of a pulsating game.
The result leaves Fareham fourth in the log, six points behind the Surrey side, who lead the way from Basingstoke – 5-0 winners over relegation certs Chichester II – and Haslemere, who dented Wimborne Wayfarers’ survival prospects across the Dorset border.
Keiran Page struck first for Fareham following good approach work from fellow teen Jamie Young, but it needed several fine penalty corner saves from Rory Kemp before Jamie Bloomfield levelled for Woking.
Fareham restored the lead through Luke Gould, but in a flurry of late first half activity Woking’s Will Mainwaring made it 2-2, only for George Davey to score a superb solo goal to give the visitors the half-time advantage.
The Fareham window cleaner cut in from the left and beat three Woking defenders before scoring his 13th goal of the season.
Woking pressed strongly for an equaliser after the break and earned a deserved share of the spoils on the back of Max Whitfield’s strike on the hour.
Wimborne Wayfarers’, meanwhile, have a relegation battle on their hands – a 3-2 loss to high riding Haslemere leaving them a solitary point above the drop zone.
Trojans raised Piers Everleigh and Simon Harvey scored for Wimborne.
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