Newlands prove too hot for West Pier

Ayton line up in their new kit sponsored by James Glaves of Glaves Butchers, front, centre, before their 3-0 cup win v West Riding Reserves  Picture by Neil Silk  123852a 23/09/12
Ayton line up in their new kit sponsored by James Glaves of Glaves Butchers, front, centre, before their 3-0 cup win v West Riding Reserves Picture by Neil Silk 123852a 23/09/12

The top teams in Sunday League football were in action in the first round of the Scarborough & District FA Sunday Cup sponsored by Trophy Trader of Scarborough.

West Pier 1 (Fields og) Newlands 4 (Delve 2, Jack Hakings, Bates)

Cup football'Ayton v West Riding Reserves''Picture by Neil Silk  123852a'23/09/12

Cup football'Ayton v West Riding Reserves''Picture by Neil Silk 123852a'23/09/12

Defending league champions Pier suffered an early exit at the hands of top-flight rivals Newlands at Flixton.

The visitors opened the scoring through Jack Hakings, his 30-yard shot giving the Pier goalie no chance.

Newlands doubled their lead when Luke Delve headed in from a corner-kick.

Delve then smashed in a stunning 30-yard shot on the turn to effectively secure Newlands’ spot in the second round.

Cup football'Ayton v West Riding Reserves''Picture by Neil Silk  123852a'23/09/12

Cup football'Ayton v West Riding Reserves''Picture by Neil Silk 123852a'23/09/12

After the break an inch-perfect pass from Hughie Brown allowed Stu Bates to slot in a fourth for Newlands.

Pier gained a late consolation thanks to a Kile Fields own goal.

Kristian Johnson was named man of the match for Newlands.

Ayton 3 (Craven 2, Duggen) West Riding Reserves 0

Cup football'Ayton v West Riding Reserves''Picture by Neil Silk  123852a'23/09/12

Cup football'Ayton v West Riding Reserves''Picture by Neil Silk 123852a'23/09/12

Mark Plumpton’s Ayton side had to work hard for their victory against a determined West Riding Reserves side.

The second division team were steered to victory by a Mark Craven double, while youngster TJ Duggen’s first goal for the club was a storming 30-yard shot.

Nick Craggs was the man of the match for the victors.

West Riding 4 (Sygrove 3, Oxley) Klosters 1 (M Vasey)

Second division West Riding swept aside top-flight in this one-sided encounter.

Gareth Sygrove smashed in a hat-trick for the hosts, with David Oxley completing the scoring for Billy Johnson’s side.

Mark Vasey’s 85th-minute close-range shot was merely a consolation for Rhys Howell’s side.

Johnson said: “We played very well and dominated the game from the kick-off.

“Centre-back Ronnie Cook was our man of the match.”

Trafalgar 1 Cayton Corinthians 0

Traf were forced to battle for their spot in the second round, winning by a single goal against a determined Cayton side, who play in division three and will have been delighted with this display against top-flight opposition.