LINCS LEAGUE: Nunsthorpe Tavern hit five, victories for Grimsby Borough Reserves, Barton Town Reserves, Grantham Academy and Immingham

Today's results...

Nunsthorpe followed up last season's cup win with a 5-2 victory. Photo: Oliver Atkin
Nunsthorpe followed up last season's cup win with a 5-2 victory. Photo: Oliver Atkin

Nunsthorpe Tavern hit five as the Balcan Lighting Supplies Lincolnshire League kicked off this afternoon.

Ten of the 19 clubs were in action.

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Nunsthorpe, who concluded last season by winning the Supplementary Cup, continued their fine form with a 5-2 win at Brigg Town Development.

Ben Lingard scored twice for the Zebras.

Tetney Rovers, winners of the Challenge Cup last season, suffered a 3-1 defeat at Grimsby Borough Reserves.

Immingham Town beat Louth Town 3-0 while Horncastle Town lost 2-0 at Grantham Town Academy, Sam Wright and Matthew McBride the matchwinners.

The two newcomers to the league met on the East Coast, Barton Town Reserves leaving Skegness Town Reserves with a 3-0 victory.

Results: Brigg Town Development 2 Nunsthorpe Tavern FC 5, Grantham Town Academy 2 Horncastle Town 0, Grimsby Borough Reserves 3 Tetney Rovers 1, Immingham Town 3 Louth Town 0, Skegness Town Reserves 0 Barton Town Reserves 3.