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Lakenheath through to cup third round

LAKENHEATH are the first team through to the third round of the Suffolk Senior Cup.

LAKENHEATH are the first team through to the third round of this season’s CNet Training Suffolk Senior Cup.

Ben Cowling’s side defeated Felixstowe & Walton United Reserves 2-0 on Saturday in a fixture switched to The Nest from the Goldstar Ground, where Felixstowe's first team were playing in the Buildbase FA Trophy.

There were some high-scoring games in the first round of the newly-named Portable Space Suffolk Senior Reserve Cup on Saturday.

Achilles Reserves led the way, scoring eight times without reply, against Haughley United Reserves.

Bungay Town Reserves and Whitton United Reserves both enjoyed 5-1 victories over Debenham LC Reserves and Ransomes Sports Reserves respectively.

Holders Woodbridge Town Reserves were one of three teams to find the net four times – Hadleigh United Reserves and Long Melford Reserves doing likewise.

Beccles Town Reserves, the side beaten in the delayed 2019-20 final by Woodbridge Town Reserves, scored four times from the spot to win the penalty shoot-out 4-1 following a 1-1 draw with Coplestonians Reserves.

The Beccles Town Reserve side that lost 2-1 to Woodbridge Town Reserves in the final at Lowestoft Town FC is pictured above.

Another side who required penalty to progress were Kitchener Taverners in the Rushmere Golf Club Sunday Cup.

The 2017-18 winners went through 5-4 on penalties after a 2-2 draw in their second-round match with Leiston Orient.

Pin Mill Pirates, meanwhile, were sunk without trace as they went down 9-0 away to Borussia Martlesham.

Haverhill & Hove Albion, who won the recent delayed 2019-20 Suffolk Sunday Shield Final, also needed a penalty shoot-out before booking their place in round three of this season’s competition.

They were involved in a 5-5 draw with Elmsett United, before edging through 5-4 in the subsequent shoot-out.

Rushmere & Diamonds, the side Albion defeated in that final, are out of this season’s competition, after losing 5-3 on penalties to The Feathers following a 2-2 draw.

Hardy, who are this season playing in the Suffolk Sunday Shield after winning the 2019-20 Suffolk Sunday Trophy, hit double figures against Melford Swan.

Cockfield United followed suit in the Suffolk Sunday Trophy, while Bacton United scored eight, West Suffolk Wolves seven and both Ipswich Pythons and Stoke By Clare six in their second-round fixtures.


Weekend Results


CNet Training Suffolk Senior Cup Second Round: Felixstowe & Walton Utd Res 0 Lakenheath 2 – played at Lakenheath.

Portable Space Suffolk Senior Reserve Cup First Round: Achilles Res 8 Haughley Utd Res 0, Beccles Town Res 1 Coplestonians Res 1 – Beccles Town won 4-1 on pens, Bildeston Rangers Res 2 Lakenheath Res 0, Bungay Town Res 5 Debenham LC Res 1, Framlingham Town Res 3 Old Newton Utd Res 1, Hadleigh Utd Res 4 Bourne Vale Utd Res 1, Halesworth Town Res v Crane Sports Res – postponed, Haverhill Rovers Res v Henley Athletic Res – postponed, Leiston St Margarets Res 1 Claydon Res 3, Long Melford Res 4 Cornard Utd Res 0, Ransomes Sports Res 1 Whitton Utd Res 5, Trimley Red Devils Res 3 Benhall St Mary Res 0, Waveney Res 0 Woodbridge Town Res 4.



Rushmere Golf Club Suffolk Sunday Cup Second Round: AFC Bergholt v Brandon Town Community – postponed, Borussia Martlesham 9 Pin Mill Pirates 0, Holbrook Swan 2 Portman Rovers 5, Kitchener Taverners 2 Leiston Orient 2 – Kitchener Taverners won 5-4 on pens, Moreton Hall Youth Ferals 4 Howards 2, Smiler 3 Mellis 5, Tostock Pirates 4 Moreton Hall Youth 96 2, Wetherden v Felixstowe Harpers Utd – postponed.

Suffolk Sunday Shield Second Round: Abbotts 07 1 Lakenheath 5, Bardwell Sport 3 Breda 4, Eastbury Eagles 4 Vikings 2, Eastern Electricity Old Boys 1 Taverners 2, Gainsborough Utd 3 The Margaret Catchpole 1, Great Blakenham Chequers 2 Boleyn 3, Hardy 10 Melford Swan 2, Haverhill & Hove Albion 5 Elmsett Utd 5 – Haverhill & Hove Albion won 5-4 on pens, Martlesham Old Boys 1 Playford 2, Occold 3 Laxfield Utd 2, Rushmere & Diamonds 2 The Feathers 2 – The Feathers won 5-3 on pens, Trimley Raiders 1 Baltic Utd 1 – Baltic Utd won 4-2 on pens, Westbourne 7 Memories 2.

Suffolk Sunday Trophy Second Round: Bury Wanderers 1 Elmswell Athletic 4, Chantry Phoenix 5 AFC Claydon 0, Coldham Hall 2 Eye Saints 3, Gipping Gnats v The Brickmakers Arms – postponed, Ipswich Elite 3 Cockfield Utd 11, Ipswich Pythons 6 AFC Elmswell 3, Northam Celtic 5 Phoenix 1, Real Suffolk 1 Crafted Athletic 4, Rushmere & Diamonds Res 7 Foxhall Utd 1, Stowmarket Utd 1 West Suffolk Wolves 7, The Panthers 1 Stoke By Clare 6, Thrasher Utd 2 Bacton Utd 8, Tollgate 3 Beck Row 2, Wamil Wasps 3 Stowmarket Town 0, Wickham Wanderers 5 Trinity 1.

HomeStore Self Storage Suffolk Women’s Cup First Round: Haverhill Rovers Community v AFC Sudbury – postponed.

Suffolk Veterans’ Cup Final 2019-20: Whitton Utd 3 Woodbridge Town at Hadleigh Utd 0.

Suffolk Veterans’ Cup First Round: Ipswich Park v Beccles Caxton - postponed.

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