Royals dumped out of cup

IN THE Fisher/Howson Remembrance Cup second round, Morecambe Royals Reserves played their first game since November 20 when they entertained Storeys Reserves.

It was Storeys who came out on top in a game that was always close, Steve Backhouse scored for Morecambe Royals and Bruno Oliver and Liam Westworth scored for a revitalised Storeys Reserves who will now be at home in the third round to Slyne-with-Hest Reserves.

Trimpell Reserves from Division Three had a comfortable 3-0 win over Division Four team Arnside Reserves, winning 3-0, Sam Cockburn with a brace, Ryan Pearson scored the third on his debut.

In round three Trimpell will be at home to the winners of the College Reserves, Highgrove Reserves and Bentham Reserves ties.

In the Sam Price Memorial Cup first round Marsh United were up against renowned cup fighters Cartmel and destroyed them in a 4-0 victory.

See the Lancaster Guardian (11-02-11) for full story.