March lose King’s Lynn derby

Matty Bussens
Matty Bussens

March Town Utd 2 
Lynn Reserves 4

The Hares lost their derby with Lynn Reserves despite going ahead after 11 minutes thanks to a Luke Pepper goal when slotting home a half clearance.

Lynn equalised on 26 minutes then netted twice early in the second half.

Lewis McManus pulled a goal back on 70 minutes when he tapped the ball home after a defensive mistake, but Lynn made sure of the points with a late strike.

On Saturday, March travel to Cornard United in Thurlow Nunn League Division One.

March: Beeny, Evans, Goult, Mattless, Jackman, Merryweather, Pepper, Cox, McManus, Knowles, Cook. Subs: Jackson, Watson, S. Beeny.

The Reserves had a good 2-0 win over Chatteris at West Street. In the second period March made the chances count with goals from Lewis Hearn and Jason Cox.

March: Mortlock, Dunlop, Lemmon, Curson, Blake, Cox, Conyard, Hearn, Logan, Morton, Young. Subs: Birt, Carter, White, Harrison, Youles.