First half goals from Ross Maddox and Danny McGovern saw Royston Town advance to the first round proper of the FA Youth Cup at the expense of Brentwood Town.
St Neots suffered their second Southern League Premier defeat in three games on Monday night, although it wasn’t until the later stages that the result was settled.
Seb Hayes heaped praise on the team who have given Huntingdon their best start, by a mile, to a Chromasport & Trophies United Counties League Premier campaign – and then tore into them for becoming complacent.
The strength of the Goddy squad is likely to be tested tonight (Wednesday) when at least six of Saturday’s team will be unavailable for a home League Cup tie against Haverhill Borough, but Godmanchester Rovers joint boss Nev Nania is still confident he can parade a team to continue the goalscoring exploits.
Goalkeeper Paul Bastock produced a moment of brilliance in the dying moments to ensure St Neots claimed at least a point from a Southern League Premier Division game they should probably have won.