Home draws for Bay in FA Cup and Vase
Whitley will be at home to fellow Ebac Northern League First Division side Hebburn Town in the Extra Preliminary Round of the Emirates FA Cup.
The tie will be played on Saturday, August 10 and the winners will face a trip to Yorkshire in the Preliminary Round to take on Northern Premier League side Pontefract Collieries.
In the FA Vase First Qualifying Round, Whitley have been drawn at home to North West Counties League side Barnoldswick Town. This game comes almost exactly a year after the first ever game between the sides, when they met in the Preliminary Round of the FA Cup, with Whitley winning 6-1. The tie will be played on Saturday, August 31 and the winners will be away to either Northallerton Town or Stokesley in the next round.