Sam Mackay produced an outstanding performance as Wick Academy spoiled Inverurie Locos’ new year party as the club announced the arrival of manager Neil Cooper.
The home side were lucky to keep all 11 players on the pitch as Stephen Jeffrey launched himself into a nasty looking tackle on Danny MacKay, with both players emerging from the following scuffle with just bookings against their name.
As both sides enjoyed their share of possession, Inverurie produced the first opportunity on goal...
Wick manager Gordon Connelly believes his side were worthy winners of their Scottish Cup first-round tie at Dalbeattie Star.
The hosts finished the game with nine men, as Lewis Sloan was dismissed early in the second half, before Connor Graham was sent off in injury-time having received his second caution.
Academy were two goals up at the break thanks to a strong performance in the opening 45 minutes and although Star pulled back a goal after the interval, Steven Anderson’s late strike capped...
Huntly 0 Wick Academy 2
Goals either side of half-time saw Wick Academy go top of the league table while results elsewhere put Huntly at the bottom.Huntly welcomed back midfielder Murray McCulloch while Adam McNamee came back in for a start. Wick made changes from the side which put seven past Rothes last week with Grant Steven coming in for the injured Sam MacKay.
Wick Academy progressed into the quarter finals of the North of Scotland cup with a comfortable four nil victory over North Caledonian outfit Golspie Sutherland.
Academy stamped their authority on the game early & retained possession very well with goalmouth action few & far between.
Wick broke the deadlock on 13 minutes from the penalty spot after Davie Allan was brought to the ground by Arran Christie and Richard Macadie placed the ball into the bottom right hand corner leaving Bokas with no...