Senior Cup challenge for U's.
A young U's side travelled to Hullbridge Sports and won 4-1, whilst Witham beat Ilford 2-0 in the home tie at the Village Glass Stadium.
Both sides came through their first games in this year's competition, having entered at the Third Round stage, and meet at the Weston Homes Community Stadium at the end of this month.
Colchester United will take on Witham Town in the Fourth Round of the Essex Senior Cup on Tuesday night.
Fans are encouraged to get to the game in good time as tickets must be bought first at the Ticket Office window before entering the stadium.
£2 U16s:Williams, Phillips, Ocran, James, Keys, Wilson, Pollard, Sembie-Ferris, Dunne, Issa, Edge, Diaz Wright, Regis, Sheriff, Bonne