Irchester United 2 Whitworths 2
Monday, 24 March 2008
Whitworths' poor run of form continued as the bottom of the table Romans fought back to share the spoils in this Alfred Street derby.
Luke Raftery's 23rd minute goal had the Flourmen in front at the break and they doubled their advantage a minute before the hour through Niall Belfon.
Jason Vaughan started the Irchester fightback with twenty minutes remaining and Sean Hamblin's 87th minute effort earned them a share of the spoils.
Irchester: Ross Chapman, Dave Maguire, Gary Marks, Chris Gell, Neil Garrett, Gary Munnelly (Gary Cotter), Jason Vaughan, Mark Dudley, Ben Hyams (Sean Hamblin), Michael Betts, Dan Richardson (Andy Pixton).
Whitworths: Kris Line, James Mallows, Danny O'Neil (Ryan Baxter), Anthony Sharp, James Gorman, Stuart Goosey, Luke Raftery, Niall Belfon (Jake Newman), Damian Grant, Carlton Ellwood, Paul Smith.