Swinton Lions 30-48 Halifax RLFC
Halifax maintain second-place hopes
Halifax remain within touching distance of Featherstone in the Kingstone Press Championship after extending their unbeaten run to seven matches with a 48-30 win at lowly Swinton.
Ben Johnson's tries either side of half-time proved crucial for the visitors, whose other touchdowns came from Paul Mennell, Tommy Saxton, Gareth Potts, Scott Murrell, Luke Adamson and Ross Divorty, with Steve Tyrer kicking eight goals.
Ed Barber, Brad Dwyer, Kevin Penny, Luke Menzies and Mike Morrison scored tries for the Lions, with Mick Nanyn kicking five goals.