Brewers send Mariners down

08 May 2010 05:32
Grimsby Town have been relegated from the Football League after suffering a 3-0 defeat at Burton Albion, meaning that Barnet escape the drop on the final day of the season. Albert Jarrett scored the only goal of the game in the last minute of normal time to give the Bees a 1-0 home win over Rochdale. Shaun Harrad scored a brace to help Burton Albion to a 3-0 win over the Mariners, whose relegation was confirmed by the result, Greg Pearson scored the other goal for the home side. Josh Low scored after just nine minutes to put Cheltenham ahead against Accrington Stanley, but Chris Turner levelled before half-time to leave the final score 1-1. A Drew Talbot own goal put Bournemouth 1-0 up away to Chesterfield, but Jack Lester netted to level the game after 80 minutes, before Derek Niven completed the comeback six minutes into injury time to secure a 2-1 win for the home side. Ryan Kendall scored the only goal of the game to give Bradford a narrow 1-0 win over Crewe. Jon Nurse and Josh Scott scored the goals that gave Dagenham & Redbridge a 2-0 away win over Darlington and ensured a play-off place. Hereford claimed a comfortable 3-0 win over Rotherham thanks to first-half goals from Mathieu Manset and Darren Jones, before Marc Pugh rounded off the scoring at the death. Garry Hunter scored the only goal of the game to give Morecambe a 1-0 win over Aldershot, with the Shrimps finishing fourth in the table. Two injury time goals decided the outcome of the game between Northampton and Bury. Ryan Lowe struck in first-half injury time to put 10-man Bury 1-0 up, but Ade Akinfenwa netted an equaliser late on for Town. Kris Bright gave Shrewsbury the lead over Port Vale after just 11 minutes, but a Marc Richards penalty levelled the game with 13 minutes remaining and it finished 1-1. Lincoln City held Macclesfield Town to a goalless draw at home and Torquay United drew 0-0 with champions Notts County.

Source: ESA