Wetherby Athletic faced a strong Knaresborough Town Reserve side in a game that they will want to quickly put behind them.
Both teams opened in lively fashion, with the majority of play in Wetherby's half.
Knaresborough got their noses in front when Brad Walker poked home from close range after a misplaced ball in Wetherby's half.
Wetherby tried to put Knaresborough's backline under pressure, but poor passing and some good defending limited the Tangerines chances.
With the half coming to a close, Wetherby fashioned several half chances, but couldn't find the finish they needed.
Josh Wilson tries an acrobatic effort.
Two quick goals for Knaresborough put the game out of Wetherby's reach, although that didn't stop us trying.
Several half chances nearly resulted in a goal, but Knaresborough struck again to make it 4-0.
In the end, the best goal of the game went to Wetherby when Josh Wilson produced a fine diving header (too quick for the camera!) to pull a goal back.
A frustrating defeat for Wetherby and one that we would like to forget in a hurry!
Next week it's the barkston ash semi-final against swillington.