It’s five of the very best from Scaur
Scaur reach the halfway stage in the league campaign a single point from the top of the table after a fine performance saw them earn a 5-1 win over Annan Town.
Goals from Drife Finlay, Kieran Hair, Shaun Wood and Matty Thomson, as well as an own goal, gave them victory, with Daniel Carey netting a consolation for the visitors.
Moffat Thistle climbed from seventh to fourth as they eventually saw off a stubborn FC Annan side.
An even first half saw Nathan Moore net twice for Annan but Aiden Wallace and Adam Henderson scored for Moffat to send the sides in level.
Annan were reduced to ten men and Moffat took control as Adam Henderson completed his hat-trick Results, Sunday, January 6: Premier Division: Scaur5Ann a nTown 1; Ruthwell Rovers 3 MortonThistle 2;FCAnnan 2MoffatThistle 8.
Fixtures, Sunday, January 13:Soccer Sixes at QoS Arena.
Leading goalscorers:Islam Kadyrov (Hole I’theWa’)37; Adam Henderson (MoffatThistle) 31; Michael McGhie (Nithside) 29;Jordan Barker (Palmerston Colts) 20;John Campbell (AnnanTown) 19; LukeBroadh u rst (Riverside) 19;Rees Brown (Scaur) 19; Dale Muir (AnnanTown) 17; Thomas Nicholson (Nithside) 17;Ross Kerr (Palmerston Colts).
and Jon Muir, Julian Mills, Niki Frame and Callum Saunders all added to the scoreline.
With FC Annan losing, eighth place was up for grabs as Ruthwell Rovers hosted Morton Thistle.
A first half brace from Rees Brown put Morton in charge but Ruthwell rallied after the break with Luca Pagani pulling one back, Ethan Black levelling and Ryan Power giving the home side the win. Fixtures, Saturday, January 12: Alloa Athletic v Greenock Morton; Dundee United v Dunfermline Athletic; Inverness CT v Ayr United;PartickThistle v Falkirk; Queen of the Southv Ross County.
Scottish League 2
Results, Saturday, January 5: Annan Athletic 2 Elgin City 0; Cowdenbeath 2 BerwickRangers 0; Edinburgh City 0 Stirling Albion 1; Peterhead 1 Clyde 2; Queen’s Park2 AlbionRovers 2.