Good away cup win for Oban Athletic
OBAN Athletic travelled to Station park, Cardross to take on the local side in a League cup match and the Oban boys returned home with a fine 5-2 win under their belts.
Paul Carmichael gave the visitors a 2- 0 half-time lead but Cardross pulled a goal back just after the restart to make it 2-1
However, a Kris Gillies hat-trick in the second half gave Athletic a 5-1 lead before the home side pulled another goal back just before the end to make the final score 5-2. The Oban side were due to travel to take on Carradale at in another League cup tie as the Oban Times went to press on Wednesday night. This game was being played at Tarbert.
On Saturday Athletic stay on League cup duty with a home game against Crookston at Glencruitten, kick- off 2pm. Referee in charge is Martin Rae.