Nurserymen hit Rushden for six in Cup

Olney Town cruised into the second round of the UCL League Cup after thumping Rushden & Higham United 6-2 on Tuesday night.

Thursday, 13th October 2016, 2:54 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 2:46 pm

Aaron Murrell and Josh Crawley both bagged braces against Rushden, while Robert Macdonald and Nick Bines completed the scoring for the Nurserymen.

The result comes after they beat Loughton Manor 6-5 on penalties after a 0-0 draw with Loughton Manor on Saturday in the Berks & Bucks Intermediate Cup, booking a third round tie against Buckingham Town.

Unite MK are also in the third round after beating Long Crendon 3-1.

In Spartan South Midlands Division 2, New Bradwell St Peter lost 2-1 on Tuesay night by St Neots Town Reserves, and Old Bradwell beat Clean Slate 5-1.