Carter hat-trick as Whittlesey complete cup double, Eye beaten, West Raven hit for six at Sixfields, Dreams FC in dreamland, Cardea miss out on promotion after play-off final loss
Jack Carter struck a hat-trick as Whittlesey Athletic claimed their second cup final success in a handful of days (May 11).
Whittlesey followed their Cambs Cup win with a 4-3 victory over Moulton Harrox in the Peterborough Football Sports Development Fund (PFSDF) Senior Cup Final at Candy Street.
Moulton led 1-0 and 2-1, but were pegged back to 2-2 at the break. Whittlesey pulled 4-2 ahead helped by a second yellow card for Moulton’s Ash Coddington after he conceded a penalty, before the Peterborough Premier Division champions claimed a third goal just before the final whistle.
Aaron Dunmore scored the other Whittlesey goal. Declan Earth, Danny Maddison and Tom Panton scored for Harrox.
Uppingham beat Eye United 2-1 in the PFSDF Challenge Cup Final. Uppingham, who have won promotion to the Peterborough Prenier Division for next season, led 2-0 thanks to goals from Rob Montgomery and Callum O’Berg before Andy Buckle pulled a goal back from the penalty spot.
West Raven’s big date at Northampton Town FC in the Northants Sunday Cup Final (May 12) didn’t go to plan as they were crushed by Northampton Queens Park 6-0.
Dreams Reserves beat Bretton 4-3 in the Peterborough Sunday Morning Junior Cup Final to complete a league and cup double. Joe Kelly (2), Nathan Smith and Cameron Guest scored for the Division Four champions with Andy Cook (2) and Daniel Leach replying for Bretton.
Eunice, Huntingdon won the Peterborough League Division Two play-off final on Saturday, beating Cardea 2-1. Ashleigh Baldwin equalised for the city side before Marcin
Dobrzanski hit the winner for Eunice.
PFSDF SENIOR CUP FINAL
Moulton Harrox 3 (Earth, Maddison, Panton), Whittlesey Athletic 4 (J. Carter 3, Dunmore)
PFSDF CHALLENGE CUP FINAL
Uppingham Town 2 (Montgomery. O’Berg), Eye United 1 (Buckle).
NORTHANTS SUNDAY CUP FINAL
Northampton Queens Park 6, West Raven 0.
PETERBOROUGH JUNIOR CUP FINAL
Bretton 3 (Cook 2, Leach), Dreams Reserves 4 (Kelly 2, Smith, C. Guest).
Division Two play-off final.
Cardea 1 (A. Baldwin), Eunice, Huntingdon 2.