Fremington and Lynton progress in Braunton Cup

Joseph Bulmer

Lower league victories in Sunday cup

AFTER their good Senior Division win the previous day, Chittlehampton lost out 4-1 to Intermediate One pacesetters Fremington in the Braunton Cup on Sunday.

A young Chittle’ were 3-0 down at the break to a stronger Fremington outfit, although they shared the spoils in the second half, scoring through Jamie Gifford.

Lynton made Braunton Cup progress 2-1 away to Senior Division rivals Northam Lions, scoring the matchwinner five minutes from time.

Max Smith headed home Lynton’s opening goal and Tom Griffin netted for the Lions to make it 1-1 at the break in an evenly contested match.

A tremendous save from their keeper Paul Hopkins kept Lynton level before Jack Pugsley grabbed the winner.