Craig Hignett made his first change in SIX Hartlepool United matches at Carlisle United tonight.
Nathan Thomas travelled to Brunton Park but was not feeling100 per cent because of a chest infection so was not risked.
Rhys Oates came in for his first start under Hignett and his first for the team since January 30.
Carlisle: Gillespie, Miller, Raynes, Ellis, Gillesphey, Grainger, Stacey, Comley, Kennedy, Grainger, Gilliead, Ibehre.
Subs: Hanford, Joyce, Atkinson, Sweeney, Thompson, Hope, Asamoah
Pools: Carson, Magnay, Bates, Jackson, Carroll, Featherstone, Gray, Hawkins, Oates, Paynter, James
Subs: Bartlett, Richards, R Jones, Harrison, Laurent, Bingham, Walker
Referee: Darren Bond