A FIRST-HALF goal from Graham Edney goal gave Abingdon United a 1-0 win at home to Highmoor Ibis in the first qualifying round of the Buildbase FA Vase on Saturday.

The Uhlsport Hellenic League club are now at home to Spartan South Midland League club Welwyn Garden City in the next round on Saturday, September 23.

Wantage, who received a bye through to the second qualifying round, will be at home to fellow Hellenic League Premier Division club Lydney Town.

Meanwhile, Wallingford Town went down 2-1 away to Chalfont Wasps in Hellenic League Division 1 East.

The visitors went ahead in the 13th minute when a terrific in-off-the-post strike by James Stewart gave Wallingford Town a half-time lead.

But Wasps stung them with two second-half goals to claim victory.