The draws for the early rounds of the FA Cup and FA Vase were published today.
West Auckland have a away draw against Northern League Division 2 Side Washington in the Extra Preliminary Round. Tie to be played on Saturday, August 11. Winners receive £2,250. Losers receive £750
Should West win that game they will be away again, against the winners of Newcastle Benfield or Stockton Town in the Preliminary Round. Tie to be played on Saturday, August 25. Winners receive £2,890. Losers receive £960.
West Auckland do not enter the competition until the Second Round Proper due to getting to the Fourth Round last season. The scheduled date for the Second Round is Saturday 3rd November.