Semi-final looks tasty

Nicholsons of Stalham (NEN) LeagueTHERE will be a semi-final to savour in the Optic Benevolent Cup. Division one champions East Ruston went through 5-0 over Aldborough Lions, their opponents will be Division Two title favourites Bodham who have scored 100 league goals this season and disposed of Haisboro Athletic 5-1.

Nicholsons of Stalham (NEN) League

THERE will be a semi-final to savour in the Optic Benevolent Cup. Division one champions East Ruston went through 5-0 over Aldborough Lions, their opponents will be Division Two title favourites Bodham who have scored 100 league goals this season and disposed of Haisboro Athletic 5-1.

The other semi is between Hickling who beat Cromer YOB 4-1 and Corpusty who came through by the odd goal of three over North Walsham A.

In Wayford Nurseries Division Two, Runton went top of the table, their 5-0 victory over Corpusty Reserves to hoist them a point ahead of Bodham who have two games in hand.

Leaders of Knights Trophies Division Three Mundesley Reserves extended their lead to five points with a 6-2 win over Cawston.

In the REW Subsidiary Cup quarter-finals Aylsham A secured a shock 3-2 victory over Coltishall to earn a semi-final place against Horning who beat Felmingham 3-1. The other semi is between Mundesley who knocked out Stalham Town A 5-1 and North Walsham OB who hit five without reply from Happisburgh.

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Slater & Frith Division One: Erpingham 1, Lyng 4.

Wayford Nurseries Division Two: Corpusty Res 0, Runton 5; Dilham 0, North Walsham OB Res 5; Holt A 2, Buxton Res 2.

Knights Trophies Division Three: Aldborough Lions Res 1, Holt Colts 3; Briston Res 1, Blakeney 1; Mundesley Res 6, Cawston 2.

Optic Benevolent Cup, quarter-finals: East Ruston 5, Aldborough Lions 0; Haisboro Ath 1, Bodham 5; Hickling 4, Cromer YOB 1; North Walsham A 1, Corpusty 2.

REW Subsidiary Cup, quarter-finals: Coltishall 2, Aylsham A 3; Happisburgh 0, North Walsham OB 5; Horning 3, Felmingham 1; Stalham Town A 1, Mundesley 5.