Bourne Town extend winning run at Rushden and Higham United
There is no stopping Bourne Town at the moment and on Saturday the Wakes won 2-1 away at Rushden and Higham United to move up the UCL Division One table.
Bourne’s fourth win on the trot, and sixth game unbeaten in a run of games dating back to November, moved them up three places in the league to 11th as they completed a double over the Lankies.
The travelling Wakes took the lead through Aaron Jesson on 40 minutes.
But Daryl Lawman converted a 53rd minute penalty to level the scores however just three minutes later Harley Williams netted the Wakes’ winner.
Bourne Town Reserves drew 2-2 at home to Rothwell Corinthians Reserves at the Abbey Lawn.
Both goals were scored by Jake Mason.
The game was a preview of this weekend’s match when the Wakes first team face Rothwell Corinthians at home. Kick off 3pm.
Rushden & Higham: Aaron Doughty, Alex Paterson (Korey Morgan), Aaron Cormack, Aaron Campion, Ryan Kalla, Tyler Merries, Lewis O’Dell, Ben Lord, Jake Reynolds (Jack Dyson), Jordan Pendered, Daryl Lawman.
Bourne: Aaron Fagan, Kev Elger, Dan Wilson, Andy Moss, Aaron Jesson, Dan Smith, Aris Placis (Tyler Sculthorpe), Henry Dunn, Josh Wales (Scott Spearink), Harley Williams, Jones De Sousa (Dan Bratcher).