Scottish Cup action for our welfare sides

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In the Scottish Cup First Round Rosehearty Thistle made the trip to play Fochabers, but succumbed to a 6-3 defeat at the hands of the home side.

Rosehearty side were losing 4-3 but were caught on the break when pushing for a goal to level the score.

The away scorers were Paul Downie with a brace and the other was scored by Steven Sharp.

In the Victoria Coaches Cup Quarter Final, St Combs faced the in-form Clinton Thistle for a lace in the Semi Final up for grab and it ended in a narrow win for the visitors by the odd goal in three. Scorers for the winning side were Martin Atkinhead and Gilbert Patterson Jnr and for the home side was Neil Taylor.

In another Quarter Final match, Mormond Thistle entertained Cheers and it ended with the home side progressing to the Semi Finals with 6-3 victory. Winning goals came from Michael Cardno with a brace and one each Leslie Fulton, Neil Thomson, Raymond Taylor and Ross Brown and replying for the visitors was Martin Cowe who netted a brace and the other was from John Bruce.

The last Quarter Final was between Elizabethan Link Up and New Pitsligo and the visitors went in at half time 4-up with goals from Daniel Kewley netting a brace and one each from Neil Christie and Calum Davidson. The home side did pull a goal back in the second half from Lorne noble to end the scoring.

Results

Deejays Nightclub League- Victoria Coaches Cup Q/Finals-St Combs 1 Clinton Thistle 2, Mormond Thistle 6 Cheers 3, Elizabethan Link Up 1 New Pitsligo 4, Scottish Cup 1st Rd-Fochabers 6 Rosehearty Thistle 3

Fixtures for Sat 20 October-Victoria Coaches Cup Semi Final-Mormond Thiostle v Clistle, Soccerworld Cup 1st Rd-Bellslea v Rosehearty Thistle, New Pitsligo v St Drostans ko 2pm