Salford City returned to winning ways with a 3-2 win over Alfreton Town at the Impact Arena.
Danny Livesey nodded in Tom Walker’s cross to put the Ammies ahead inside six minutes, but David Shiels directed his header past Max Crocombe to level.
Jack Redshaw restored Salford’s lead from six yards, before Augustin Mafuta turned home Mike Phenix’s low ball to make it 3-1 just before the break.
The Reds netted a late goal through Marcus Marshall, but it was too little too late for the hosts.
Niall Cummins’ hat-trick eased Curzon Ashton’s relegation worries as they thrashed York City 4-1 at the Tameside Stadium.
The Nash took an early lead when Jake Dunwoody’s shot was spilt by Adam Bartlett and Cummins prodded the ball in.
Cummins wasted the chance to double Curzon’s advantage as he saw his 27th-minute penalty saved by Bartlett.
However, the forward made up for his miss as he converted Ben McKenna’s cross just eight minutes later.
Cummins then sealed his hat-trick in the 38th minute, placing the ball into the corner of the net.
Sam Walker’s deflected strike made it 4-0 to the MFA outfit, before York’s Jon Parkin was sent off for a late challenge.
Alex Kempster struck a consolation goal for the Minstermen as he fired in from a tight angle.
Matty Warburton hit the only goal of the game as FC United of Manchester slipped to a narrow defeat to Stockport County at Broadhurst Park.
Darren Stephenson’s cross from the right was diverted into the goal by Warburton after 16 minutes.