Raunds Town 1 Holbeach United 3
Saturday, 06 March 2010
New look Raunds were the only side in the bottom four to lose as the Tigers halted a five match losing run.
The outcome was arsh on the Shopmates who lost one player to injury in the warm up and three defenders to injury during the match itself.
Shopmates debutant Paul Rice gave Raunds a sixth minute advantage, only for Lewis Brooks to equalise after 22 minutes with a penalty awarded for a foul on Liam Nimmo who collected a Jonny Allen cross and turned his marker.
Top scorer Nimmo struck in the last minute of the first half,heading in an Allen centre at the far post and again four minutes before the hour mark from an Alex Beck centre to win the contest for the Lincolnshire visitors.
Raunds: Chris Jones, Luke Tyler, Sam Hawkes, Jim Le Masurier, Chris Lenton (Steve Goode), Deven Ellwood, Jamie Guney, Cory Grant, Paul Rice (Luke Walker), Leigh Chapman, Dean West (Will Arnold).
Holbeach: James Doughty, Mark Thompson, Matt Warfield, Lewis Brooks, Jon Fairweather (Dean Elston), Omar Joof, Jonny Allen, Jason Sedlan, Alex Beck (Cymon Lambe), Liam Nimmo, Craig Parker.