North Lancashire League: Galgate Reserves lift trophy after extra time

North Lancashire League Football.
North Lancashire League Football.

Galgate Reserves lifted the Whiteside/Surridge Sports Challenge Cup with a 3-2 win over Morecambe Royals Reserves at Giant Axe on Monday night.

The teams were locked at 1-1 after 90 minutes before Galgate decisively got their noses in front in extra time.

Stuart Talbot and David Atkinson were on target for the Royals but goals from Adam Eccles-Barton, Jack Griffiths and Steven Keane saw Galgate home.

Also on Monday night both Moor Lane and Storeys were promoted to the Baines Bagguley Penhale North Lancashire and District Premier Division after the latter won 3-2 at the former.

Darren Makin, Rob Evans and Adam Airey were on target for Storeys with Sal Palowski and Jack Beaten scoring for Moor Lane.

In the top flight, Highgrove beat College AFC 1-0, Ingleton swept aside Bowerham 5-1 and Caton United were 2-0 winners at Marsh United.