Morecambe Ladies run riot in Lancashire Cup

Morecambe Ladies 2014-2015.
Morecambe Ladies 2014-2015.

Morecambe Ladies cruised into the next round of the Lancashire Cup with a thumping 13-2 win at Penwortham Ladies on Sunday.

Millie Brown hit a hat-trick, with Megan Doherty, Georgia Lupton and Hannah Williamson all scoring twice at the UCLan Sports Arena.

Morecambe Ladies' Megan Doherty in action against Penwortham.

Morecambe Ladies' Megan Doherty in action against Penwortham.

Becky Whittingham, Sophie Fish, Laura Ivinson and Beth Fisher also got their names on the scoresheet as Nick Barrett’s side ran riot against lower league opposition.

This Sunday, September 28, the Shrimpettes return to Women’s Premier League Northern Division One action when they travel to Yorkshire to face Guiseley AFC Vixens.

They then begin to get a real taste of Premier League life when they travel to Leeds seven days later before another huge trip on October 12 when they travel to the North East to face Newcastle United’s Women in the League Cup.