Irchester United 3 Rothwell Corinthians 3
Saturday, 22 March 2008
A late Romans fightback earned them a point against mid table Corinths.
Irchester looked to be heading for another reverse as Corinths made a great start.
John Boss celebrated his first team call up with a sixth minute opener and the visitors doubled their advantage through Sam Johnson after twelve minutes' play.
Jason Vaughan reduced the arrears after twenty minutes but the two goal margin was restored by Andy White after 46 minutes.
An 81st minute Kevin Fox own goal gave Irchester a glimmer of hope and Ben Hyams equalised after 89 minutes.
Irchester: Ross Chapman, Jeff Busby (Chris Gell), Gary Marks (Andy Pixton), Neil Garrett, Dave Maguire, Craig Sturgess, Michael Betts, Mark Dudley (Gary Munnelly), Ben Hyams, Dan Richardson, Jason Vaughan.
Corinths: Tom Cross, John Boss, Chris Torrence, Lee Deacon, Ben Johnson, Tom Judge, Kevin Fox, Dan Morris (Tony Ielapi), Sam Johnson, Dave Briffa, Andy White.