Ridgeons round-up: March Town United bounce back while Wisbech Town play out stalemate
MARCH Town United shrugged off their miserable cup semi-final defeat by cruising to a 2-0 victory over Team Bury on Saturday.
Manager Brett Whaley called for a reaction after his players slumped to a 2-0 defeat against Godmanchester Rovers in the Ridgeons First Division Knockout Cup on Wednesday.
And the Hares didn’t let him down at the weekend, as they produced a determined display in front of 72 fans at the GER.
A fine goal from Stu Anderson and a penalty from Luke Pepper were enough to fire March back up to fourth, with four games remaining.
The Hares host Cambridge University Press on Saturday.
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• WISBECH Town were forced to settle for a point against Felixstowe & Walton United after failing to convert their chances.
The Fenmen netted three times in a thrilling draw with CRC on Wednesday night, but struggled for a finishing touch on Saturday.
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Steve Appleby’s troops missed several chances in the 0-0 draw at the Elgood’s Fenland Stadium.
Wisbech host relegated Great Yarmouth Town on Saturday.