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Buckie Thistle through to final of Utilita Highland League Cup


By Chris Saunderson

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BUCKIE Thistle have won through to the final of the Utilita Highland League Cup after a dramatic penalty shootout.

Jack Murray headed the second in extra time.
Jack Murray headed the second in extra time.

The Jags triumphed 4-3 this afternoon against Brora Rangers at Dudgeon Park.

They will now play Rothes in the final next weekend.

Former Brora striker Stevie Ross gave the Jags an early lead in the semi-final but Bjorn Wagnaar levelled in the second half.

Stevie Ross has opened the scoring with an early goal.
Stevie Ross has opened the scoring with an early goal.

Jack Murray headed the visitors into a 2-1 lead in the second half of extra-time, before Buckie had Hamish Munro sent off.

Brora levelled through Gregor Macdonald which took the game to penalties.

Buckie missed their opening kick but scored their remaining four to take the win.



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