Olney Town 3 Rushden & Higham United 0
Saturday, 15 December 2007
Rushden & Higham are now without a win in six outings following this East Street reverse.
The woodwork denied the visitors the lead with the game goalless.
Olney took the lead eleven minutes into the second half through Dominic Inggall's great strike from 20 yards, but the outcome remained in the balance until the closing stages of the contest.
Ian Lindop doubled the Nurserymen's lead after 87 minutes after Alec Watts and Scott Wrighting combined on the right, and the win was sealed by Steve Foster in the fifth minute of stoppage time.
Olney: Stuart Keeping, Tim Mason, Adam Risby, Jamie Harris, Guy Stewart, Scott Wrighting, Ian King (Tom Collins), Dominic Inggall, Alec Watts, Steve Foster, Danny Wilkinson (Ian Lindop).
Rushden: Michael Freeman, Aaron Doughty, Tom Woods (Jim Le Masurier), Lee Dorrington, Wayne Abbott, Gary Broadway (Ben Lord), Martin Mitchell, Steve Ainge, Craig Harrower (Danny Bird), Jamie Barnes, Karl King.