Weekend football preview

Sports News.
Sports News.

Attention turns to the cup competitions in the Sills and Betteridge Lincolnshire League this weekend.

It’s semi-finals day in the Challenge Cup with holders Boston United Reserves travelling to Cleethorpes Town’s second string and Ruston Sports hosting Skegness United.

In the Supplementary Cup the holders, Sleaford Town Reserves, have a bye into the semi-finals following the resignation of Grimsby Borough Reserves.

League leaders Hykeham Town travel to fellow high-flyers Skegness Town, Horncastle Town

entertain fellow strugglers Nettleham and Gainsborough Town have home advantage in their tie against Heckington United.

Skegness Town Reserves will also be involved in cup action in the Sharman Burgess Sports Cup Round One as they face Fosdyke away, with a 2pm Kick-Off, on Saturday, March, 1.

Fixtures - Challenge Cup: Cleethorpes Town Reserves v Boston United Reserves; Ruston Sports v Skegness United.

Supplementary Cup: Gainsborough Town v Heckington United; Horncastle Town v Nettleham;

Skegness Town v Hykeham Town. Postponed: Sleaford Town Reserves v Grimsby Borough


Sharman Burgess Sports Cup Round One: Fosdyke v Skegness Town Reserves.