NON-LEAGUE: Deeping Rangers claim impressive scalp after shoot-out success.

Scott Mooney scored for Deeping Rangers at Kempston.
Scott Mooney scored for Deeping Rangers at Kempston.
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Deeping Rangers claimed an impressive scalp in the first round of the Hinchinbrooke Cup last night (January 19).

Deeping won at unbeaten United Counties Premier Division side AFC Kempston Rovers 6-5 in a penalty shoot out. It was 1-1 after 90 minutes, but Deeping now go on to face struggling Huntingdon Town in the quarter-finals.

Scott Mooney gave Deeping the lead just before the hour mark before the home side equalised with just 13 minutes to go.

Mooney also converted a spot-kick in the shoot-out as did Scott Coupland, Dan Flack, David Burton-Jones, Luke Avis and Scott Tinkler.

United Counties Division One champions-elect Peterborough Sports host leading Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division side Godmanchester Rovers in a mouth-watering quarter-final at PSL next Tuesday (January 26).

Revised Hinchingbrooke Cup draw: First round: Stotfold v Eynesbury.

Quarter-Finals: Deeping v Huntingdon; Peterborough Northern Star v Stotfold/Eynesbury; Peterborough Sports v Godmanchester Rovers.

Semi-finals: Deeping/Huntingdon v Stotfold/Eynesbury/Peterborough Norhern Star; Peterborough Sports/Godmanchester v Yaxley.

Blackstones host Boston Town in a Lincs Senior Trophy semi-final at Lincoln Road, Stamford tonight (January 20, 7.45pm kick off).

Stones play a division below Boston of the United Counties Premier Division. Boston have already knocked Holbeach United and Deeping rangers out of the competition.