Scarborough Saturday League: Cup reports - Holders Itis Itis Rovers and Edgehill seal County Cup semi-final spots

Holders Itis Itis Rovers and Edgehill moved into the semi-finals of the North Riding County FA Saturday Challenge Cup.

Saturday, 1st February 2020, 6:41 pm
Updated Saturday, 1st February 2020, 6:42 pm
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Itis Itis Rovers’ defence of the prestigious trophy continued as they beat Civil Service York 6-0.

Jordan Lee’s men led 1-0 at the break, Mikey Barker grabbing the only goal of the first half.

Rovers dominated after the break, Luke Jones smashing in four goals and Jack Ramos wrapping up the scoring for the holders.

Four-goal hero Jones was Rovers’ man of the match.

Edgehill join Rovers in the semi-finals after a hard-fought 3-0 win on the road at Richmond Mavericks.

An accident on route saw Edgehill arrive just 20 minutes before kick-off, but that didn’t prevent Steve Clegg’s men from taking the victory and advancing to the last four.

Ryan Link, a penalty from skipper Joe Gallagher and a Robbie Scarborough strike saw Edgehill through.

Boss Clegg singled out Gallagher and Wayne Aziz as his side’s star men.

Filey Town exited the East Riding FA Senior Country Cup after a 2-1 defeat at Humber Division One outfit East Riding Rangers.

Town travelled with a bare 11 and battled hard, but fell to a 2-1 defeat despite Jack South’s strike.

Filey boss Tom Micklethwaite said: “A mention has to go to all 11 lads who travelled, they put in a great team performance.”