Braunton on cup hunt

Joseph Bulmer

BRAUNTON Reserves will be hoping to win their second cup this season when they play Barnstaple AAC Reserves in the final of the Braunton Cup on Sunday. The Combe Martin Cup winners beat Pilton Academicals 4-2 in a closely-fought semi-final at the Recreati

BRAUNTON Reserves will be hoping to win their second cup this season when they play Barnstaple AAC Reserves in the final of the Braunton Cup on Sunday.

The Combe Martin Cup winners beat Pilton Academicals 4-2 in a closely-fought semi-final at the Recreation Ground on Saturday.

Tom Cheetham (2) and Matt Hunt were among the scorers for Braunton, who came from behind after Luke Holland had given the visitors an early lead. Anthony Higgs scored Pilton's second as the Accies attempted a late comeback at 3-2.

In the weekend's other semi-final, the Ammies beat Kilkhampton 2-0 at Lamb Park. The final takes place on Sunday at Barnstaple's Mill Road, kick-off 3pm.

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