Tydd make knockout stages but misery for Walpole and Long Sutton A
Tydd made it three wins on the trot to deny Thorpe Wood Rangers entry to the knockout stage and book their own place in the Peterborough Senior Cup quarter-finals on Saturday.
The home side had to win the Group D clash and did so with a 3-2 victory, Brad Easey (2) and Jamie Steward scoring. Division One Tydd play Premier Division Peterborough North End Sports in the quarter finals on Saturday.
Long Sutton bowed out with a defeat at Stamford Belvedere, Brendan Burton and Dan Monaghan scoring for the Magpies in a 3-2 loss.
In the Junior Cup, Long Sutton Athletic Reserves lost 2-0 at home to Ramsey Town.
Wisbech Town Reserves thrashed Leverington Sports Reserves 5-0, after losing an 11-goal thriller 6-5 at home to Farcet United on Wednesday. Kieran Hamilton netted a hat-trick, Ivaylo Raychev and sub Adan-Jay Lewis also scoring for the Fenmen, with sub Shane Green seeing red.
In the Minor Cup, a Joseph Sutton goal was not enough for Sutton Bridge, who lost 2-1 at Cambridge. And Long Sutton A, after winning their first four games, suffered a second defeat, 4-3 at Netherton United A and miss out on a knockout place on goal difference. Ashley Allen scored twice for Sutton.
The season is over for AFC Walpole also, as they lost their Cambridgeshire County League Intermediate Cup semi-final 5-3 at Exning United. The Honey Badgers went 1-0 down after 19 minutes but equalised is the strangest of ways when an Aaron Watson goal kick bounced over the home keeper's head and into the net.
However, three goals in seven minutes before the break put Exning 4-1 up and they made it five just after the hour mark. A Jake Ogden penalty and a goal from substitute Robbie Knight were not enough for Walpole.
In the North West Norfolk League George Graver Cup, Marshland Saints won 4-1 at Dersingham Rovers Reserves, Jack Cropley scoring twice and Bradley Foxwell and David Abbott also scoring.Upwell Town were given a home walkover against Gayton United A. Both sides are through to the semi-finals.