Lowestoft were desperately unlucky to come away from their opening game of the season without a point after dominating the second period and carving out several good opportunities before losing 2-1 at Hednesford.
Pre-season preparations are continuing for Lowestoft Town as they gear up for the new BetVictor Southern Premier Central league campaign, which starts with an away match at Hednesford Town on Saturday, August 10.
Lowestoft Town's first ever Southern League double, secured after a 3-1 win at Hitchin, gave the Trawlerboys their third successive away win and, more importantly, went a long way to guaranteeing survival.
Lowestoft Town have a great chance to put distance between themselves and the Evo-Stik Southern Premier Division relegation zone when they entertain Halesowen Town at the Amber Dew Events Stadium this evening (kick-off 7.45pm).
With no first team fixture last Saturday, Kirkley & Pakefield made a quick return visit to Trafford Park on Tuesday evening after last week's 3-2 defeat in the FA Cup, this time for a Thurlow Nunn Premier Division League match.