Northampton Sileby Rangers 0 Rushden & Higham United 2
Saturday, 15 September 2007
This Fernie Fields contest saw Rangers suffer a first league defeat and Rushden & Higham open their wins account.
Two summer signings from Raunds scored the visitors goals with Dave Townsend on target from close range after 24 minutes and Lee Dorrington joining him on the scoresheet on the hour with a header from a Townsend free kick.
Rangers keeper James Alger kept the margin down to two goals by saving a penalty from Rushden & Higham manager Jim Le Masurier.
Rushden & Higham: Phil Turner, Dave Townsend (Matt Peacock), Ben Lord, Ryan Shave, Wayne Abbott, Lee Dorrington, ian Symington (Karl King), Steve Ainge, Jim Le Masurier, James Martin, Gavin Fitzgerald (Gary Broadway).
Sileby: James Alger, Adam Slaymaker, Ryan Tapp (Danny Mackintosh), Ryan Suter, Rob Stewart, Tim Clack, Lewis Haycock, Luke Stone (Darren Jones), Sam Callear (Mark Wilson), Danny Smith, Damon Black.