Baffins come from behind to advance in FA VaseÂ

BAFFINS Milton Rovers marched on in the FA Vase with a 2-1 win at Bashley.

Saturday, 13th October 2018, 7:10 pm
Updated Saturday, 13th October 2018, 8:19 pm
Baffins Milton Rover's Tommy Leigh. Picture: Chris Moorhouse

The hosts took the lead on 19 minutes when a punt forward from goalkeeper Jason Collins was flicked on by Sam Jackson.

Cameron Beard received the ball and looped it home over goalkeeper Tony Mill.

Rovers tried desperately to get back on level terms before the break and Shane Cornish saw his free-kick punched clear by Collins.

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The visitors were awarded a penalty in the 53rd minute when Freeman Williams cut in from the wing and was brought down in the box.

Ashton Leigh stepped up to send his spot-kick into the bottom corner.

The visitors found the winner in the 72nd minute when Tommy Leigh's cross was met at the far post by Robbie Caw.

Elsewhere, Horndean won 1-0 in their tie again Eversely and California while Fareham lost 3-0 at Croydon Atheltic. 

Moneyfields lost 5-0 in their FA Trophy preliminary round tie at Cinderford Town.