FIRST ROUND OF VASE
There are 12 teams from the league in the first round draw of the Isuzu FA Vase which was made at lunchtime.
The winners receive £825 and the losers £250. Ties are played on Saturday, October 22. If the match is level after 90 minutes, then the tie is decided on a penalty shoot-out.
The ties involving our teams are:
Whitley Bay v Billingham Synthonia
Newcastle Benfield v Newton Aycliffe
Seaham Red Star v Eccleshill United
Bury AFC v Bishop Auckland
Billingham Town v FC Isle of Man
Brandon United v Thackley
Newcastle University v Hallam
Holcar Old Boys v Whickham
Horden CW v Armthorpe Welfare
Thornaby v Pilkington