Rothwell Corinthians 2 AFC Rushden & Diamonds 4
Saturday, 22 September 2012
Corinths' unbeaten record bit the dust as Diamonds extended theirs with this victory.
The home side made an ideal start thanks to Andy White's first minute goal after he latched onto a loose ball.
Deven Ellwood converted a Jack Wisniewski cross after six minutes to square the contest.
Three goals in eight second half minutes settled the game in Diamonds' favour.
Jamie Gilsenan converted a Joe Merrill centre via the post after 55 minutes.
Division One top marksman Alfie Taylor sealed the win with a brace after 57 and 63 minutes, Ellwood and Wisniewski setting up his first and Ellwood's right wing cross setting up the leading marksmen's second.
White scored his second goal of the afternoon ten minutes from the end, converting an Elliott Roberts.
Rothwell: Brad Wilson, Chris Torrence (Elliot Roberts), Jason Singh, Tom Johnson (Chris Hutchinson), Luke Bewers, Phil Cox, Shaun Morris, Ben Johnson, Sam Johnson, Andy White, Luke Phillips (Ian Hay).
AFC: Quincy Shorunmu (Ash Foulger), Joe Merrill, Sam Brown, Sean McBride, Chris Hope, Aynsley McDonald (Jake Gillingwater), Jack Wisniewski, Jamie Gilsenan (Louis Smith), Alfie Taylor, Deven Ellwood, Peter Okechukwu.