Hutchinson takes his tally to eight in rout

Gainsborough Town’s Leigh Hutchinson took his season tally to eight, with a brace of goals in his side’s victory over Cleethorpes Town Reserves on Saturday.

Town won the Lincolnshire Football League clash 5-1, as Daniel Martin also grabbed a pair of goals.

Brad Thomas completed the scoring for Gainsborough Town, who consolidated their fourth place position in the league table.

Brad Thomas completed the scoring for Gainsborough.

Jacob Wilson scored the Cleethorpes’ consolation goal.

The men in green and white next travel to leaders Hykeham Town on Saturday.

Hykeham took a step closer to winning the league title on Saturday, without kicking a ball.

Championship chasing rivals Boston United Reserves and Skegness Town both dropped points in a 2-2 draw at the Jakemans Stadium, leaving Hykeham five points clear.

Gainsborough are 12 points behind them with two games in hand.