Tomothy Sales Trophy
Alford Town 1
Development Side 2
Skegness United’s Development side continued their excellent start to the season with a Timothy Sales Trophy win over Alford Town.
The home side included former United players in Andy Reeson and Jason Callaby.
Alford open the scoring in the first half with a goal against the run of play.
A hopefull ball forward dropped close to goal but the loose ball was prodded home.
This spurred United on and they took the game straight to Alford from the re-start.
Soon after, on 30 minutes, Tom Pickett levelled the scores with a shot from 25 yards out which deceived the home keeper and flew into the net.
On 60 minutes United took the lead thanks to a superb finish.
After great build-up play, Jamie Wolstenholme curled a beautiful shot into the top corner from 20 yards out to seal the win for the visitors.
UNITED: Howitt, Paul, Bailey, Briggs, Clarke, Davies, Pickett, Walker, Wolstenholme, Murray-Parris, Hayes; Subs: Kilner, Brookes.
On Saturday the Development side host Grimoldby at Wainfleet Road (2.30pm).