Reserve's pick up their first win since September beating one of the division's top sides.
Playford thought they had gone ahead when Stu Goldsmith's shot looked like it had crossed the line, with the goalkeeper scooping the ball away at the second attempt.
Francis swung over a corner with pace and the 'keeper reacted to goalmouth pressure by punching the cross into his own net.
Francis then got on the scoresheet for the third time in three games when he rifled home from the edge of the box.
Rushmere got back into the game, first from a corner, lifted into the back post that landed perfectly between Lord and Stretton and Rushmere's Harris was able to tap home. The second came from a free kick crossed into the box and was met with a towering header that Francis could get no where near.
Stu Goldsmith finally had the ball in the back of the net as his deep cross eluded everyone, including the goalkeeper.
On for the last 15 minutes Chris Jones was picked out by Bartlett, his first time shot was saved, but he followed up and punished the goalkeeper's spill.