Harrowby United made the trip to Derbyshire with four debutants in the line-up on Saturday.
Grantham Town manager Dennis Greene believes his side missed a trick when they went down by the odd goal in three against 10 men on Saturday.
Seventeen-year-old footballer Josh Burkitt said he was blown away after making his step three debut.
Last year's JPL National Cup winners Grantham Town will not be repeating their amazing success this season.
Grantham Town were defeated by the odd goal in three to 10-man Radcliffe who played the majority of the game without their regular goalkeeper.
Grantham Town manager Dennis Greene’s New Year wish came true when the Gingerbreads finally got back to winning ways at Basford United on Saturday.
Gonerby Youth FC Under-9 Blues have won their first piece of silverware.
Grantham Town started 2022 in the best possible way with a win on the road at Basford United on New Year's Day.
Holwell were the visitors for this Christmas derby in front of a bumper crowd of 200.
Grantham entertained a strong King's Lynn Town side at The Meres, and the visitors wasted little time in stamping their authority on the game.
There was no shortage of excitement at Grantham Town's Boxing Day bank holiday Monday match against their Lincolnshire rivals at The Meres.
Harrowby travelled to Barrow still depleted with injuries and made the worst possible start by giving away a needless penalty in the first minute.
Grantham Town struggled to create chances and, with 10 men for the last 25 minutes, had an uphill struggle all afternoon.
Angling sport can be tough at this time of the year, especially as the evenings draw in so quickly.
Grantham Town are back on the road tomorrow when they visit sixth placed Whitby Town in a rearranged fixture.