HL Roundup - 22nd Feb 2014
Highland League round-up
Saturday February 22nd 2014
Connelly picks up first win against Huntly
Wick Academy 3 - Huntly 2
Gordon Connelly secured his first win as Wick Academy boss at home to Huntly. The Scorries opened in the scoring in the 30th minute when Richard Macadie netted from the penalty spot. Just before half-time Sam Mackay made it 2-0. Davie Allan netted a third in the 59th minute when his shot went in off the post. Huntly pulled one back in the 64th minute when Marek Madle headed home a free-kick, the same player added a second for Huntly in the 71st minute but the Scorries held on to claim the three points.
Cove Rangers 1 - Inverurie Locos 2
Inverurie went ahead away to Cove in the 27th minute when Dean Donaldson controlled a free-kick before netting. Inverurie doubled their lead in the 62nd minute when Jamie Michie netted with a low free-kick. Eric Watson pulled one back for Cove with 14 minutes remaining but the reigning champions could not find a second goal.
Nairn County 5 - Rothes 1
Nairn opened the scoring in the 16th minute at home to Rothes when Conor Gethins netted his 100th goal for the club. In the 20th minute Michael Morrison stabbed home from a corner to double the lead, Robbie Duncanson added a 3rd in the 28th minute before Liam Forbes pulled one back for Rothes on the hour. Gethins restored Nairn's three goal advantage before Stuart Leslie completed the scoring a minute from time.
Buckie Thistle 2 - Turriff United 1
Turriff took the lead away to Buckie when Gary McGowan sent the keeper the wrong way from the spot. Chris Angus equalised for Buckie with a looping header before the same player completed the scoring at the death reacting first to a rebound.
Fraserburgh 2 - Deveronvale 5
Deveronvale took the lead within 90 seconds away to Fraserburgh when Scott Henry netted. Peter Bruce equalised for the home side but Colin Charlesworth put the Vale back in front. Scott Barbour scored from the spot to level the scores at half-time. Martin Charlesworth put Deveronvale back in front before the away side added further goals from Graham Rodger and Ricky Wardrop.
Lossiemouth 1 - Keith 3
Keith opened the scoring just before half-time away to Lossiemouth when Craig Macaskill netted. The home side levelled through Darren Bailey but Keith went back ahead when Matthew MacDonald netted. Murray McCulloch made sure of the points when he converted from the spot.
Forres Mechanics 6 - Fort William 0
Stuart Soane gave Forres the lead at home to Fort William from the penalty spot. Duncan Jones added second just before half-time and Craig McGovern added a quick fire third. Kyle Scott added a double to make it 5-0 before Ross Archibald netted a 6th and final goal for the home side.
Brora Rangers 11 - Strathspey Thistle 0
Brora opened the scoring at home to Strathspey when Zander Sutherland netted. Andrew Greig made it 2-0 before Steven Ross added a third. Colin William made it four before Gavin Morrison netted, Ryan Watson made it six before Morrison added his second. Ross added a second to make it eight before Steven Mackay added a double to make it 10-0. Morrison added his third to complete the scoring and make the final score 11-0.
Clachnacuddin P - Formartine United P
The game between Clach and Formartine was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.