Lowestoft Town's first ever Southern League double, secured after a 3-1 win at Hitchin, gave the Trawlerboys their third successive away win and, more importantly, went a long way to guaranteeing survival.
Lowestoft Town still have some work to do to confirm their league status after an unwelcome set of results at the weekend.
Lowestoft travelled to the Southern Premier Central's current form team and confirmed what has been said all season - that with a full squad and on a decent pitch they are a match for anyone.
Approaching a crucial final month of the season, Lowestoft Town boss Jamie Godbold has rallied his troops ahead of "six cup finals" in the Southern Premier Central.
Lowestoft Town will be aiming to take another big step towards safety after picking up two tremendous results against fellow strugglers.
Lowestoft failed to recover after conceding a fifth-minute goal to leaders Kettering.
Lowestoft Town will be hoping to end a positive week on a high note today by moving further away from the relegation zone.
Jamie Godbold is hoping the return of star striker Jake Reed will provide Lowestoft with the lift they need to escape the clutches of a relegation battle.
A goal in the last of five added minutes cruelly robbed Lowestoft of crucial points in their quest to move away from the bottom places.
Lowestoft Town returned from high-flying AFC Rushden & Diamonds with a well-deserved point after 1-1 draw - but with a bit of luck it could have been three.
Lowestoft Town assistant manager Andy Reynolds insists his side will be going into Satruday's game at Banbury in good heart despite letting two precious points slip through their grasp at the weekend.
Lowestoft are now nine league games without a win.
Robert Eagle has left Lowestoft Town to rejoin Leiston as a player-coach, subject to paperwork.
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