Nottingham Forest Under 18s fell to their third defeat in a row after losing 2-1 to Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday at the Nigel Doughty Academy.
Layton Swaine fired Wednesday into the lead on 26 minutes and The Owls doubled their advantage just after the break through Fraser Preston.
Virgil Gomis pulled one back straight away for The Reds but there was no equaliser for Jake Wigley's side as their push for the play-off spots in the Professional Development League took a stumble.
Forest: Shelvey, Smith, Bondswell, McClean, Stewart, Jemson, Appiah, Taylor (Swan 72’), Gomis (Willetts 76’), Re (c), En-Neyah
Unused subs: Wright, Richardson, Mighten