Newport County finished one point behind hosts Stevenage at the Lamex Stadium this afternoon.
Despite a late goal from Adam Chapman in the second half, the Exiles couldn't do enough to close the gap.
They're currently ninth in the table.
Newport County have secured their first victory in six games this afternoon, winning 2-1 away at Wycombe Wanderers in League Two.
Midfielder Yan Klukowski scored a goal in each half for the Welsh side, to earn a first win for caretaker manager Jimmy Dack, after Justin Edinburgh's departure.
Newport County lead 1-0 at half-time against Wycombe Wanderers in League Two, thanks to a goal from midfielder Yan Klukowski in the 20th minute.
Newport County will be looking for their first win in six games, away at Wycombe Wanderers in League Two this afternoon.
It will be caretaker manager Jimmy Dack's third game in charge, after Justin Edinburgh's departure.
Newport lost 2-0 at AFC Wimbledon last Saturday, before a 1-1 draw against Tranmere Rovers at Rodney Parade on Tuesday.
The Welsh side are still in sixth, and in the League Two play-off places, but Wycombe are three spots above them going into the game at Adams Park.
Wrexham have not won in the league since Boxing Day - and face another tough task against Conference leaders Barnet at the Racecourse this afternoon.
The Welsh side sit 17th in the division, but progressed to the FA Trophy semi-final with a 1-0 win at Halifax on Tuesday night.
Newport County have clinched victory against Carlisle. The home team trailed in the early stages after a Carlisle goal but a penalty on the stroke of half time and a strike from Lee Minshull saw them turn the tables.
The match saw yellow cards for Carlisle's Danny Grainger and Matty Robson as well as Newport's Mark Byrne.
Newport are drawing 1 - 1 against Carlisle. Carlisle took the lead with a goal from Courtney Meppen-Walter before the home side equalised on the stroke of half time with a penalty through Adam Chapman.
Newport County maintained their push for the League Two play-offs, with a 2-0 win over rivals Plymouth Argyle in front of more than 5,000 fans at Rodney Parade.
Chris Zebroski headed home after 9 minutes, and Mark Byrne made sure of the victory after 82 with a flick on from a corner.
Newport County lead 1-0 against Plymouth at half-time in League Two.
Forward Chris Zebroski scored with a header after 9 minutes at Rodney Parade.
Newport County failed to come back from trailing at half time away to Oxford. Michael Collins scored the only goal of the game. Final score Oxford United 1-0 Newport County.
Newport County are trailing 1-0 at half time after Michael Collins scored for Oxford. Oxford United 1-0 Newport County (HT).