FA Trophy: Colwyn Bay 1-3 Lincoln City

Jamie Taylor scored twice as Lincoln City secured their place in the FA Trophy second round with victory over ten-man Colwyn Bay.

The visitors were ahead after 10 minutes with Taylor scoring following a pass from Francis Laurent.

The Seagulls were reduced to 10 men nine minutes later when Lee McEvilly was shown the red card after a clash with Laurent.

Lincoln doubled their lead on 31 minutes with Conal Platt's curling shot from the edge of the area beating Jack Cudworth.

Fraser McLachlan reduced the deficit from the penalty spot on the hour mark before Taylor scored his second and Lincoln's third on 71 minutes.