EH Trophy: Guernsey and Jersey reach second round

Guernsey on their way to winning the EH Trophy
Last year's final against Banbury ended in a 3-3 draw before Guernsey won 4-2 on penalty flicks

Guernsey and Jersey have made it through to the second round of the English Hockey Association Trophy.

Guernsey, who are the reigning champions, won 3-2 away at Basingstoke thanks to a goal from Steve Waldrom five minutes from full-time.

Meanwhile, Jersey had a nervous passage into the last 32 as they beat Blackheath on penalties.

The island side progressed after winning the shootout 3-2 after drawing 4-4 at the end of extra time.

Guernsey will face Reading-based Sonning in the second round, while Jersey meet Gore Court from Kent.

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