Eastbourne’s three senior football teams enjoyed an excellent weekend as they battled successfully against strong winds, heavy rain and some determined oppositions.
At Priory Lane, second-half goals from Gary Hart and Simon Johnson earned Eastbourne Borough a comfortable 2-0 victory over Maidenhead United in the Skrill South.
Eastbourne Town faced a tough challenge at top-of-the-table Walton Casuals but returned from their Ryman League One South fixture with a 2-2 draw and a vital point.
And Eastbourne United soared to the top of County League Division Two with a 5-2 thumping of previous leaders Loxwood.
But away from football, Eastbourne Rugby Club suffered a setback when they were beaten narrowly by Crawley.
Full reports in Tuesday’s Eastbourne Gazette.
The Eastbourne Borough Youth Academy league cup fixture at home versus Kingstonian today (Monday) has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.