Blackstones 4 Sleaford Town 4
Tuesday, 26 January 2010
These two sides proved well matched in a thrilling encounter at Lincoln Road.
Miles Hunter gave Sleaford the lead four minutes in with a low drive, only for Kevin Ainslie to level for Stones direct from a corner after 24 minutes.
Hunter scored a 34th minute second for the visitors who went further ahead five minutes into the second half through Paul Ward.
Jon Stead's 52nd minute penalty after he was fouled sparked a Stones comeback.
Adam Scotcher hauled the home side on terms after 65 minutes but four minutes later Hunter completed his hat trick from the penalty spot to restore Sleaford's advantage. Mark Jones salvaged a point for Stones with the final leveller with nineteen minutes to play.
Blackstones: Ian Flavell, Carl Bird, Kevin Ainslie, Darren Glover, Richard Jones, Matty Doyle, Mark Jones, Elton Holmes, Adam Scotcher (Jake Wilson), Avelino Vieira (Sam Strange), Jon Stead.
Sleaford: Andrew Scott, Tom Ward, Khameel Spence, Matt Hodgkin (Craig Roche), Paul Ward, Temi Ajimoko, Matt Lunn, Simon Bolland, Ryan Oliver, Miles Hunter, Gary Walters.