M'Bro Ladies played against local team "Cally" ladies in this quarter final of the cup they have won 7 times in the last 10 years.  The young California team started off well,  closing down Boro quickly. but they couldnt prevent the impressive LINDSEY STEPHENSON from opening the scoring in the 7th minute, quickly followed by 2 more goals in the 12th + 14th minutes by STEPHENSON  again and  ABBEY LYLE. Just 5 mins after that, STEPHENSON scored her hat-trick and Boro's 4th goal, and yet again in the 31st minute STEPHENSON  made it 5-0.

In the 2nd half Nicky Duckling made her comeback from injury after nearly 3 months and immediately set up KATIE KINLAN to score Boro's 6th goal in the 47th min. A couple of minutes later NICKY DUCKLING made it 7-0, Then more goals in the 6oth minute from LINDSEY STEPHENSON, the 62nd minute STEPH TURNBULL, 68th minute NICKY DUCKLING, 71st minute ABBEY LYLE and finally in the 82nd minute STEPH TURNBULL, to complete the scoring. 12-0.

Scorers -  L.Stephenson 5, A.Lyle 2, S.Turnbull 2, N.Duckling 2, Kinlan                                                                                                                                           


Boro now go on to meet Scarborough Ladies in the semi-final, to be played in February.

Next Sunday M'bro Ladies are back in league action when they face tough opposition from Liverpool Feds LFC, who are just above them in the league table. Kick off is 2pm at Billingham Synthonia FC, all are welcome......