Eynesbury Rovers 2 Rushden & Higham United 2
Saturday, 12 April 2008
These sides shared the spoils for a second time this term as the Lankies fought back to take a point.
Rovers were quick out of the blocks with Jamie Graham opening the scoring from Chris Brown's through ball after two minutes, and the striker doubled Eynesbury's lead after 37 minutes.
Craig Scriven started the visiting comeback with a header two minutes before the half time whistle and a 54th minute Dave Townsend spot kick, awarded for a foul on Lankies substitute Curtis Long by Stuart Humphreys, earned Rushden & Higham their point.
Eynesbury had their own penalty claims turned down by the referee while Karl King missed alate chance to give the visitors all three points, shooting straight at Danny Workman when clean through on goal.
Eynesbury: Danny Workman, Laurence Revell, Dan Woodhead, Tim Lenihan, Abubakarr Kamara (Mark Davies), Stuart Humphreys, Anthony Rozario, Neil Morris, Chris Brown, Jamie Graham, Lee Kalitri.
Rushden & Higham: Michael Freeman, Ben Lord (Karl King), Tom Woods, Craig Scriven, James Freeman, Billy Reece, Dave Townsend (Stefan Morris), Craig Harrower, Dave Kew (Curtis Long), Kris Hall, Jason Kew.