Boston Town 1 Holbeach United 0
Tuesday, 26 January 2010
A closely contested Lincolnshire derby went Boston's way.
Matt Oswin was close to giving the Tigers an early lead, clipping the bar after a fine run.
Poachers record goalscorer Gary Bull's 39th minute effort proved decisive as the home side edged the contest. Bull slotted home after Jon Rowan headed down a Lawrence Lambley cross.
Boston survived second half Holbeach penalty appeals for handball against Matt Hocking.
Boston: Nick Conroy, Lawrence Lambley, Matt Price, Ben Brown, Matt Hocking, Mark Foster, Laslo Lovas, Shaun Baker, Jon Rowan, Gary Bull, Ollie Pinner (Liam Ogden).
Holbeach: James Doughty, Jonny Allen, Lewis Brooks, Jon Fairweather, Mark Thompson, Matt Oswin, Omar Joof, Jason Sedlan, Alex Beck, Liam Nimmo, Craig Parker (Cymon Lambe).