Wainfleet United 5
Spalding Harriers 2
WAINFLEET United got off to a flying start in division one of the Boston and District League after they secured a 5-2 win at home to Spalding.
Wainfleet made a good start when Bob Jackson scored a well-worked goal. United then went 2-0 up when Carl Minor rifled home a screaming volley. Shortly afterwards Matthew Broome made it 3-0 to Wainfleet.
Spalding hit back to make it 3-1 at the interval and then pulled another goal back after the restart to make it 3-2.
But Wainfleet rallied and Michael Parnham made it 4-2 when he blasted home a penalty. They rounded off their 5-2 win when Carl Minor scored his second.
Wainfleet’s man-of-the-match was Tom Jenkins.
Wainfleet - Sam Cater, Shaun Drury, Royston Wilkinson, Duncan Whitley, Michael Parnham, Tom Jenkins, Carl Minor, Dan Starkey, Matt Broome, Gavin Howitt, Bob Jackson. Subs - Andy Carter (used), Shaun Connelly (used).
l WAINFLEET United Reserves enjoyed a 4-0 win over Fosdyke Reserves in their first game in division three of the Boston and District League.