Evo-Stik Northern Premier League
Matlock Town 3
Grantham Town 2
The Gingerbreads came back twice but were unable to get on level terms a third time.
Grant Brindley and Karl Demidh equalised for Grantham in the first half after the home side had gone in front twice.
Massiah McDonald gave Matlock a 3-2 half time lead.
The Gingerbreads dominated after the break but were unable to get the ball in the back of the net a third time. Att: 300.