Hitchin Town progressed to the next round of the FA Youth Cup tonight thanks to an 8-4 victory at Top Field.

Goals came from Flavius Drescanu (2), Ross Hannah (2), Jack Holmes (2), Devonte Simms & Nikolay Rusev sealed victory for the Canaries.

The youth side now progress to the Third Qualifying Round, which is the final round before the First Round Proper.

The Hitchin squad was as follows:
Starting XI: Cameron Groom, James Hannan, Aidan Long, Nikolay Rusev, Jack Holmes, Harry Hunter, Flavius Drescanu, James Thompson, Ross Hannah, Dev Simms (c), Nathan Wing.
Subs: Liam George, Luca Cardines, Luke Wright, Daniel Nunn, Gabriel Kwarteng, Marlow Gough & Tyrese Oates.