Battling Harrogate saved a invaluable level by securing a goalless Sky Guess League Two draw away to Grimsby.
The hosts broke their duck as they claimed their first league level towards the Sulfurites of their historical past.
But it surely was a recreation they need to have received after dominating the ball and having significantly better possibilities.
It may have been a rout if not for Harrogate-inspired keeper Mark Oxley, who spent a mortgage spell with the Mariners, as he produced a string of nice saves to maintain a clear sheet and frustrate his former membership.
Oxley’s heroism earned the guests a welcome level which took them 4 factors away from the League Two relegation zone.
Niall Maher was the primary to be thwarted by the tune stopper because the veteran keeper tipped his early strike over the bar.
John McAtee then pressured an ideal save from Oxley within the first half because the Mariners kicked into excessive gear.
McAtee and Alex Hunt had been each saved effectively out within the closing 20 minutes as City clung on for all times.
However his finest was in stoppage time when he by some means denied Ryan Taylor’s header along with his ft.