SATURDAY APRIL 21ST 2018
Preston hosted Leith at the pennypit in a clash which would go a long way to deciding 3rd place in the league table and they were sitting in 4th and 3rd respectively
Both teams went into this encounter on good results,Leith drawing 5-5 with Lothian Thistle HV,while Preston beat Ormiston In The King Cup Quarter Final.
The game was high paced in the opening 15 mins and the home side were to strike first with a wonder strke from left back Scott Walker on 10 minutes to stun the visitors
Then on 32 minutes,Preston doubled their advantage and Steven Campbell bundled home a corner from Jonny Grotlin.
So 2-0 at the break was a fair result so far and the home side made it three on 50 minutes when Jay Cochrane made it 3-0 and finished of the scoring.But the game ended with both teams having 10 men as Michael Mcfarlane For Preston & Conor Barclay were sent off
Next Up for Preston is Ormiston FC in the league on Saturday
Preston:- Craig Pennycuick,Michael McFarlane,Walker,Cowan,Campbell,Dale Pennycuick,Grotlin,Woodcock,Binnie,Cochrane,Dmitrov
Subs:- Liam Mcfarlane,Jardine,Reid,Innes,Jack
Referee:- Paul Hanlon.