League Two Round-up
By Graeme Bailey
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Yeovil's dismal form continued as they went down 2-0 to lowly Rushden.Yeovil Town's dismal form continued as they went down 2-0 to lowly Rushden & Diamonds.
The Glovers have now lost four of their last five games as the one-time promotion favourites look like losing their nerve.
Two late goals at Nene Park sealed it as Stuart Gray (82) and Billy Sharp pounced (88) to put third from bottom Rushden a crucial five points clear of the relegation zone.
Swansea City have moved into the top three thanks to a 3-0 success over Cambridge United at The Vetch Field with goals from Andy Robinson (66) and Lee Trundle (pictured, 83 & 88).
The Swans moved into the promotion places because Scunthorpe and Macclesfield played out a goalless draw at Glanford Park which means they now sit fourth and fifth respectively.
Lincoln City remain in sixth despite going down 1-0 at Notts County.
Ten-man Magpies - who had Stefan Oakes sent off - won thanks to Julian Baudet's penalty after 41 minutes.
Darlington moved into the final play-off zone thanks to a 1-0 win over Chester City.
Clyde Wijnhard fired home the winner from the penalty spot with 15 minutes left, before Phil Bolland was dismissed for the visitors late on.
Northampton slipped to a late loss at Leyton Orient after coming from 2-0 behind.
John Mackie (16) and Lee Steele (63) put The O's head, before Andy Kirk (68) and Ashley Westwood (75) levelled.
With the match looking like heading for a draw Steele swooped in the final minute.
Wycombe are just four points of the play-offs after beating second bottom Kidderminster 3-0 thanks to a Nathan Tyson hat-trick (25, 36 & 67).
Rushden's win means Kidderminster are now five points from safety.
Mansfield sealed a good 2-0 win over Grimsby Town at Field Mill, with goals in either half from Simon Brown and Adam Rundle.
Boston moved into the top half with a 2-1 home success over Cheltenham.
Jason Lee bagged a brace (15 & 88) to set-up the victory, before Martin Devaney pulled one back in the final minute.
Shrewsbury Town looked to have banished any fears of being dragged into the relegation battle after a 3-0 win over Oxford United at Gay Meadow.
David Edwards (47) and a Luke Rodgers (71) sandwiched an own goal from Paul Wanless (53) to give The Shrews victory.
The final game of the day saw Bury and Rochdale play out a goalless draw in their derby at Gigg Lane.
Boston Utd 2-1 Cheltenham Town
Bury 0-0 Rochdale
Darlington 1-0 Chester City
Leyton Orient 3-2 Northampton Town
Mansfield Town 2-0 Grimsby Town
Notts County 1-0 Lincoln City
Rushden & Diamonds 2-0 Yeovil Town
Scunthorpe United 0-0 Macclesfield Town
Shrewsbury Town 3-0 Oxford United
Swansea City 3-0 Cambridge United
Wycombe Wanderers 3-0 Kidderminster Harriers