STAMFORD beat Kidsgrove Athletic 3-1 for the second time this season, winning in the first qualifying round of the FA Trophy at Kettering Road this afternoon.
Gary King opended the scoring and a brace from Jordan Smith, with strikes either side of half time, set up a repeat of the scoreline in the league earlier this season.
Stamford travel away to Brigg, who drew 1-1 at Loughborough today, on Saturday.
Results in the Evo-Stik League First Division South.
Carlton Town 2 - 2 Sheffield FC; Loughborough Dynamo 1 - 1 Brigg Town; Market Drayton Town 3 - 3 Mickleover Sports.