TULIPS: Reaction was just the tonic

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SPALDING UNITED 5 (Tolley 3, Musgrove, Kennedy) SLEAFORD TOWN 1 (Bishop): Tulips boss Pat Rayment got just the reaction he was looking for on Tuesday night.

He’d fired warning shots to players after the 3-1 defeat by St Ives Town on Saturday.

And a hat-trick from Shane Tolley to add to goals from Scott Musgrove and Luke Kennedy was way too much for Sleaford.

A Nick Bishop goal had brought the visitors back into it briefly at 2-1, but they had Kris Jones and Liam Tunstall sent off.

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