Royston Town cruelly lost 4-3 on penalties following a 2-2 draw after extra time as the Crows were knocked out of the FA Trophy by Eastbourne Borough.
‘Awesome’ Adam Murray grabbed a 93rd minute winner to send 10-man Royston through to the FA Trophy third qualifying round after coming from behind to beat Leatherhead 3-2 on Saturday.
Royston Town picked up a cool £3,000 for beating Dunstable Town 2-0 at Garden Walk on Saturday – but for many it was the glory of progressing in the FA Cup that was more impressive.
Hitchin Town picked up their first win of the Evo-Stik Southern Premier season by beating local rivals Royston Town on Bank Holiday Monday.
Royston Town’s Southern Division One Central match at Fleet Town succumbed to the classic ‘after the main event scenario’.
Royston Town shared six goals with second-place Farnborough as the Southern Division One Central’s top two sides met at Cherrywood Road.
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