Division Three Round-Up
By Rui Pires
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Torquay United continued their climb up the table with an impressive 3-0 win over Cambridge United. David Graham (pictured) grabbed two for the Gulls with Matt Hockley also on the scoresheet.
Lincoln City leapfrogged Yeovil and Mansfield Town into sixth place with a 2-0 win at Leyton Orient. Gary Fletcher scored twice for the Imps.
Swansea City kept their faint play-off hopes alive with a 4-2 win over Scunthorpe United. An Andy Robinson penalty, Kevin Nugent and a Paul Connor double sealed the points for the Swans. Cleveland Taylor scored twice for the Irons.
Boston United beat Bristol Rovers 1-0 thanks to a Danny Thomas goal on 38 minutes.
Bury beat Cheltenham Town 2-1 at Whaddon Road to move into eleventh. Paul Brayson opened the scoring for Cheltenham but two late goals by Danny Swailes and Chris Porter gave Bury the points.
Macclesfield Town earned a tremendous 4-1 away victory against Kidderminster Harriers as they look to move out of the relegation places.
Matthem Tipton scored twice for Macclesfield on 5 and 78, with Martin Carruthers (29) and Paul Harsley (37) also on target for the away side. Scott Rickards scored Harriers' consolation goal on 84 minutes.
Rochdale halted Carlisle United's mini-revival, beating them 2-0 at Spotland. A Gary Jones penalty on 34 set them on their way and Grant Holt sealed the win on 64.
The games at York City (waterlogged pitch), Mansfield Town (high winds) and Northampton Town (safety reasons) all fell victim to the weather.
Click below for match summaries:
Boston 1-0 Bristol Rovers
Cheltenham 1-2 Bury
Doncaster 1-1 Darlington
Kidderminster 1-4 Macclesfield
Leyton Orient 0-2 Lincoln City
Mansfield p-p Oxford Utd
Northampton p-p Huddersfield
Rochdale 2-0 Carlisle
Swansea 4-2 Scunthorpe
Torquay 3-0 Cambridge Utd
York p-p Yeovil