Rugby Through In Insure Cup

Last updated : 29 November 2011 By Covsupport News Service

Rugby Town are through in the Red Insure Southern League League Cup after a 4-3 victory over Stourbridge tonight.

Goals from Ward and Griffin had The Glassboys who, seven days ago, were knocking Plymouth Argyle out of the FA Cup, ahead just after the half hour mark.

Gaskin pulled one back for VS before the break but Griffin made it 3-1 to the visitors in the 57th minute.

It was certainly not game over and Keen pulled one back in the 67th minute and in the final minute, Preston equalised before Keen hit the winner for Rugby in stoppage time.


Leamington FC's Birmingham Senior Cup game was postponed due to Banbury being involved in an FA Trophy replay.


In the Midland Alliance, Stratford Town drew 1-1 with Tipton Town.


In the Midland Combination Premier Division, goals from Wimbush and Cutting gave Coventry Copsewood a 2-0 victory over Bartley Green but Racing Club Warwick lost 2-0 at home to Castle Vale.