30.12.2011 [Yahoo! Eurosport UK] - Elliot Hewitt could return to the Macclesfield starting line-up for the visit of Port Vale. Highly-rated 17-year-old full-back Hewitt was an unused substitute for the goalless draw against Rotherham and will press for inclusion once again.
14.01.2012 [Yahoo! Eurosport UK] - Macclesfield were given a lifeline when centre-back Shaun Brisley headed home an Elliot Hewitt cross in the 82nd minute but it was too little too late. The Gulls have now lost only one in 11 and Ling said: "I was getting the old `southern softies' tag