Old Boys are three points off the pace

The latest local sports news.
The latest local sports news.

Louth Old Boys FC sit fifth in the East Lincs Football Combination following Saturday’s 4-1 defeat at leaders Grimsby Borough Devolpment A.

However, they remain just three points off their rivals in a tightly-contested division.

In Division Two, Louth Old Boys Reds lost 3-2 at home to Scamblesby with Robert Hodgekins and Jordan Mackin grabbing the consolations.

Samuel Allen scored twice as Alford Town won 2-1 at Ludford Rovers while AFC Louth were thrashed 11-1 at home to Tetney Rovers in the Mowdales Charity Cup.

In Division Three, Market Rasen Town Reserves beat Louth Old Boys Vets 3-1, Carl Mumby with the consolation.

Alford Reserves lost 1-0 at home to Grainthorpe.