The Eastleigh v Chelmsford City Skrill South fixture was postponed at 2.15pm by match referee Chris Powell.
The referee gave all chances possible to try and get the pitch playable to the band of Eastleigh workers who had tirelessly continued to work on the pitch but with another downpour at that time, the decision to postpone the fixture was given.
The revised date for the fixture should be in February.
Eastleigh FC are delighted to announce that first team manager Richard Hill has signed a contract till the end of next season with an option to extend for a further twelve months.
Eastleigh Chairman Stewart Donald commented: "As a board we are very pleased to have been able to secure Richard on a contractual basis.
"It is no secret he has been attracting interest from other clubs higher up the pyramid. I am not surprised this is the case and shows what positive impact he has had in his first twelve months.
"It was an easy conversation as Richard had no desire to leave. He did not negotiate or try to get an improved deal despite knowing there was interest in him, which speaks volumes about his character.
"We have a great working relationship and do not need a contract, but it will hopefully settle a few people down around the club who were concerned that there was no formal agreement.
"In modern football after two wins everyone gets excited and thinks your …
Eastleigh have been drawn at home to fellow Skrill South side Dover Athletic in the Third Round of the FA Carlsberg Challenge Trophy. The game will be played at The Silverlake Stadium on Saturday 11th January at 3pm.
The full Third Round draw reads:
Cambridge United v Luton Town
Aldershot Town v Guiseley
Hungerford Town v Gosport Borough or Nuneaton Town Eastleigh v Dover Athletic
Tamworth v Chorley or Forest Green Rovers
Lincoln City v North Ferriby United
Grimsby Town v Maidenhead United
Whitehawk or Havant & Waterlooville v Ebbsfleet United
The winners purse for the tie is £7,000.
Eastleigh Football Club Fixture List December 2013 FIRST XI
Saturday 14th Home to Gateshead, FA Trophy Second Round - 3pm Tuesday 17th away to Dover Athletic, The Skrill South - 7.45pm Saturday 21st Home to Chelmsford City, The Skrill South - 3pm Thursday 26th away to Dorchester Town, The Skrill South - 3pm Saturday 28th Home to Bath City, The Skrill South - 3pm
Wednesday 11th away to Basingstoke Town, 2pm Wednesday 18th away to Weston-Super-Mare, 2pm
Sunday 15th away to Sholing, 2pm Sunday 22nd Home to Moneyfields, 2pm
U16s Blue Sunday 8th away to Sholing Red 10am Sunday 15th away to Winchester Castle 10am Sunday 22nd Home to AFC Totton 10am
Sunday 8th away to Pace Yth, 10am Sunday 22nd away to Sholing Yth, 10am
The eagerly awaited clash with current Skrill South table toppers Bromley and ourselves, originally scheduled for Saturday 14th December now has a new date.
Bromley v Eastleigh has now been postponed following our success at Bury Town yesterday in the FA Trophy (the Second Round of which is played on 14th December), and has now been rescheduled for Tuesday 28th January at 7.45pm. The full list of recently updated fixtures are as follows: Tuesday 14th January - 7.45pm: Eastleigh v Dover Athletic Tuesday 21st January - 7.45pm: Weston Super Mare v Eastleigh Tuesday 28th January - 7.45pm: Bromley v Eastleigh
The draw for the Second Round of the FA Trophy is made at lunchtime tomorrow (Monday 2nd December).