High-flying Hill Street

MID-ULSTER SHIELD (ROUND THREE)
HILL STREET 5 ORCHARD CITY 2

HILL Street held the upper hand over high-flying Orchard City on Saturday.

Carnbane League-based City arrived for the shield tie with maximum points at Division One level. However, Hill Street’s attacking edge proved decisive on the day.

Hill Street were trailing on two occasions before claiming control of the tie by half-time.

Three goals without reply in the second half turned the tables in the favour of Hill Street.

Neil Donaldson grabbed a brace of goals and was joined on the scoresheet by Johnny Beattie, Graeme McCoy and Andy Brown.

HILL STREET: Keith Clayton, James Lindsey, Gareth Wright, Peter Wright, Darren Kennedy, Johnny Beattie, Neil Donaldson, David Hawthorne, Graeme McCoy, Greig Stewart, Andrew Hagan. Subs: Simon Gilkinson, Chris Wing, Andy Brown.