Sands haul boosts King’s Lynn Reserves in 12-goal Redgate friendly

Eoin McQuaid v Redgate.
Eoin McQuaid v Redgate.
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First team striker John Sands boosted King’s Lynn Town Reserves with a hat-trick in Friday night’s friendly win at Redgate Rangers.

Lynn triumphed 10-2 win at the Hunstanton side from the Anglian Combination.

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MLNT-26-07-16 sport

Lynn goals came from Sands 3, McQuaid 2, Harnwell 2, Howard 2 and Davies.

Tomorrow Lynn Reserves travel to Fakenham Town.

Lynn Reserves have three Friday night fixtures this season with trips to Wisbech St Mary and Downham Town, while Dereham Town will visit The Walks on Friday, September 30.

The season for Lynn Reserves begins on Saturday, August 6 with a trip to Framlingham Town who were promoted from the Suffolk & Ipswich League where they finished fifth last season.

John Sands v Redgate.

John Sands v Redgate.

This is followed by a visit from Team Bury the following Tuesday.

King’s Lynn Town Ladies FC training this week will be tonight and Thursday 6.30-8pm, both sessions taking place at River Lane.

All girls aged 16-plus are welcome.

Lynn Ladies lost 6-1 to Norwich City LFC on Sunday.

Goalkeeper Tommy Rix superbly saved a penalty for Fakenham Town FC in their friendly against a Norwich City Development side on Saturday.

Rix denied Keiran Higgs as the young Canaries prevailed 5-0. This was just a few days after the Ghosts had entertained a Leicester City Development team.

Fakenham: Rix, Dye, Gilchrist, Youngs, Akers, Garner, Franks, Harvey, Jarvis, Plumby, Cary.