RYMAN PREMIER DIVISION
It was a bad day at the office for a number of Ryman Premier Division clubs who joined the Emirates FA Cup at the First Qualifying Round stage yesterday. Five clubs crashed out of the competition with defeats to clubs from lower down the non-league pyramid with Grays Athletic suffering a 4-1 defeat to league leader's Leiston.
ENFIELD TOWN - Lost 1-0 at Evo Stik Division One (Central) side Hanwell Town
LOWESTOFT TOWN - Lost 0-2 at home to Evo Stik Division One (Central) side Histon
GRAYS ATHLETIC - Lost 4-1 away at fellow Premier Division side Leiston
NEEDHAM MARKET - Lost 2-0 at Evo Stik Division One (Central) side Uxbridge
LEATHERHEAD - Lost 1-0 at Ryman Division One (South) side Hythe Town
KINGSTONIAN - Lost 4-1 at Ryman Division One (North) side VCD Athletic
AFC SUDBURY - won 6-1 at home to Halstead Town
BOGNOR REGIS TOWN - won 5-1 at home to Guildford City
BILLERICAY TOWN - won 1-2 at Brightlingsea Regent
METROPOLITAN POLICE - won 1-3 at CB Hounslow United
CANVEY ISLAND - won 2-1 at home to Dunstable Town
MERTSHAM - won 1-4 at East Preston
HARLOW TOWN - won 3-1 at home to Romford
HARROW BOROUGH - won 4-1 at home to Sawbridgeworth Town
HENDON - won 5-2 at home to Cheshunt
LEISTON - won 4-1 at home to Grays Athletic
DULWICH HAMLET - won 0-3 at Pagham
STAINES TOWN - won 4-0 at home to Godalming Town
WINGATE & FINCHLEY - won 5-0 at Waltham Abbey
HAVANT & WATERLOOVILLE - won 2-0 at Sholing
BURGESS HILL TOWN - won 2-1 at home to Ashford United
FOLKESTONE INVICTA - won 3-1 at home to North Greenford United
TO BE DECIDED
TONBRIDGE ANGELS - to play at Ascot United today
WORTHING - to replay agianst Division One (South) Carshalton Athletic after 3-3 draw
DIVISION ONE (NORTH)
TEAMS LEFT IN THE COMPETITION
HEYBRIDGE SWIFTS (to replay at AFC Dunstable after 2-2 draw)
SOHAM TOWN RANGERS (to replay at home to Rushall Olympic after 2-2 draw)
DIVISION ONE (SOUTH)
TEAMS LEFT IN THE COMPETITION
CARSHALTON ATHLETIC (to replay at home to Worthing after 3-3 draw)
LEWES (to replay at Sevenoaks Town after 0-0 draw)
As reported by The Cold End yesterday Hadley FC are the only Spartan South Midlands League side left in this season's FA Cup competition. Biggleswade United, Harefield United, Sun Sports and Stotfold were all beaten yesterday.
Waltham Forest by beating SSMFL Stotfold are now the only Essex Senior League club left. Sporting Bengal United lost 6-1 at Kings Langley and Sawbridgeworth Town lost 4-1 at Harrow Borough.
Colliers Wood United are the sole representative for the Combined Counties League thanks to their 1-0 victory over Eastbourne United. Guildford City, CD Hounslow United, Camberley Town, North Greenford United and Chertsey Town all went out of the Cup yesterday.
It was mostly a good news day for locally based clubs in the Evo-Stik Southern League. Hitchin Town won 4-2 at home to Biggleswade United, Farnborough won 0-5 at Andover Town, Egham Town won 1-5 at Arundel, Cambridge City won 3-1 at home Flackwell Heath, Potters Bar Town won 0-3 at Chalfont St Peter, Chesham United won 5-0 at home to Saffron Walden Town, Hanwell Town won 1-0 against Enfield Town, Kings Langley comfortably beat Essex Senior League side Sporting Bengal United 6-1, Histon put their poor league form to one side by shocking Lowestoft Town at Crown Meadow in a 0-2 victory, Biggleswade Town won 0-1 at Maldon and Tiptree, Uxbridge won 2-0 at home Needham Market and Slough Town won 6-1 at home to Chipstead.
|CONGRATULATION TO HANWELL TOWN WHO WON 1-0 AT HOME TO ENFIELD TOWN YESTERDAY|