Cameron Dummigan played the full 90 minutes and helped keep a clean sheet as Oldham Athletic recorded a vital 1-0 home win over Walsall in Sky Bet League One.
Elsewhere in the Football League, Tom Anderson was also on the winning side as he played the duration for Chesterfield at Oakwell in a 1-2 win over Barnsley.
Lee Novak opened the scoring on 57 minutes, before Johnstone’s Paint Trophy match winner Adam Hamill hit back.
But Ollie Banks’ late strike earned Danny Wilson’s men all three points as they close in on guaranteeing League One football next season.
There was disappointing for young Northern Ireland international defender Luke Conlan, as he played 46 minutes for Morecambe in a 5-2 home defeat to Hartlepool United.
Luke Hendrie was also involved in Sky Bet League Two, as York City drew 1-1 at home to Wycombe Wanderers.
In the Vanarama Conference, Josh Ginnelly played the full 90 minutes but couldn’t help Altrincham break the deadlock against Bromley.
Alex Whitmore also completed 90 minutes as Gateshead gained a 1-1 draw away at Woking.