Sills & Betteridge League and cup round-up

Football News.
Football News.

Boston United Reserves opened up a four-point gap at the top of the Sills and Betteridge Lincolnshire League as away teams dominated the latest league fixtures.

The Pilgrims earned three points at Lincoln United Reserves, while there were wins for Cleethorpes Town Reserves at their Grimsby Borough counterparts and Sleaford Town Reserves at Grantham Athletic.

In the Lincolnshire Junior Cup Skegness Town, Skegness United, Gainsborough Town and Ruston Sports all survived the third round, while there were exits from the competition for CGB Humbertherm, Heckington United, Horncastle Town, Hykeham Town and Nettleham.

Results - Grantham Athletic 1 Sleaford Town Reserves 6; Grimsby Borough Reserves 0 Cleethorpes Town Reserves 4; Lincoln United Reserves 0 Boston United Reserves 2.

Lincolnshire FA Junior Cup - Crowland Town 2 CGB Humbertherm 1; Pointon 1 Gainsborough Town 6; Heckington United 0 Moulton Harrox 2; Horncastle Town 1 Skegness United 3; Hykeham Town 0 Barrowby 1; North Somercotes United 1 Nettleham 1; Ruston Sports 7 Long Sutton Athletic 1; Skegness Town 2 Limestone Rangers 1.