YORK City Ladies drew 3-3 at home to Norton & Stockton in the North East Regional Women's League Subsidiary Cup.

Sophie Tinson netted a brace and Holly Findlay hit one in the group 'C' contest.

The Minsterbelles had to twice fight their way back into contention after conceding a seventh-minute penalty.

Tinson cancelled out the opener for the visitors, who struck again to go into the break 2-1 up.

Findlay scored seven minutes after the restart and, on 65 minutes, Tinson put City into the lead for the first time with a spot kick she won.

With under 10 minutes remaining, Norton made it all-square with a long-range strike.

Captain Nikki Brown was named York's player of the match.