Penalty shoot-out defeat for Boston United in county cup final

Gregg Smith.
Gregg Smith.

Boston United were beaten in the Lincs Senior Cup final on penalties.

Hosts Gainsborough Trinity lifted the trophy following a 2-2 draw.

Reece Thompson scored his first two goals for United, netting in the 41st and 86th minutes to cancel out efforts from Alex Simmons and Craig King.

The Blues prevailed 3-1 from the spot.

Gregg Smith netted for the Pilgrims with Ashley Hemmings, Thompson and James Clifton all denied.

Liam King, Ashley Worsfold and Curtis Bateson slotted home for Trinity, despite a Kern Miller miss.