Southend United have been defeated 2 Nil by Crewe Alexandra at Wembley.
Jim Rice looks back on how our region's teams performed this weekend
Four schools in Luton have been praised for their commitment to the development of competition after earning the School Games Kitemark.
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Thousands of athletes, coaches, officials and fans began arriving today as the countdown to the Olympics continues.
There are competitors already here in the East, using the region's sports facilities to finalise their own plans as Kate Prout's been finding out.
With just 13 days until the Olympics, Newmarket born javelin thrower Goldie Sayers looks to have timed her preparations to perfection.
Today she beat her own British record of 65.75m, set during the Beijing Olympics in 2008 where she came fourth.
She threw 66.17m at the Diamond League meeting at Crystal Palace.
The club has been awarded 'Pioneer Explore Rowing' status to encourage more people to try the sport.
With the help of grants from British Rowing and local donations the club has bought six new stable boats which will be used to run introductory courses beginning next month. Bedford Rugby players were among the first to try the new boats.
The President of Bedford Rowing Club Mike Perry says it's about getting local people involved.