Ballymena & Provincial Junior 2
Moyola Park Olympic 7 Ballyclare North End 2
After playing each other the week before on a wet Parkview pitch where North End scoring a 91st min equalizer to end 1-1. This week with Mill Meadow being free Olympic had their chance to get another game on it. With a few players missing it also give 3 of Moyola’s under 19 players a chance to step up.
Normally slow starters Moyola were on the attack from the start, Evans grabbed his 1st goal of the day in the 10th minute and the home side were on the attack again with shots from Rowe and a header from McLaughlin going close before Evans doubled the lead in the 19th minute after knocking in the rebound from a shot from Kells. Evans grabbed his hattrick goal on the 27th minute with Rowe finishing the scoring in a near perfect 1st half on the 37th minute getting on the end of a through ball from Kells.
The second half started slow with North End pushing forward more and pouncing on two mistakes in the Moyola defence to bring the game back till 4-2. In the 55th minute Rowe got on the end of a great ball from Magee and rounded the North End keeper only to pass the ball across the goal mouth for Evans to score has 4th of the game. Mawhinney grabbed the 6th of the game followed by Kerr who finished the scoring on the 87th minute.
Moyola Park Olympic: Molloy, Brady, Murray, Spillane, McLaughlin, Kerr, Kells, Magee, Scullion, Evans, Rowe Subs Young, Crossan, Mawhinney.
Moyola will be hoping to take that sort of form into next week’s game with is at home to Ballynure OB at the Boyne Row with a 2.00pm kick off.