McBookie Ayrshire District League



IN an incident-filled match at Victoria Park, the hosts came from behind to rack up their seventh win out of nine.

Early on Eddie Ablorh was taken off injured to be replaced by Dylan Hamilton.

Once again the referee was heavily involved in an incident when keeper Nathan Bogle received a facial injury following a collision between him, a team-mate and Vics man Hamilton. The keeper had to receive treatment for five minutes just before the half hour for a nasty gash to the face.

Muirkirk netted in 35 minutes through Scott Steedman.

Vics began the second half strongly but the Kirk defence stood resolute and created a good few opportunities themselves .However in a mad two minutes Vics scored two goals Firstly in 72 minutes David "Harpo" Smith sent a pass from the edge of the 18-yard box to Sean Mears who sidefooted home. A minute later Smith sent home a shot from 25 yards to put the hosts ahead.

With a minutes remaining a trialist striker netted to seal an important win.

IRVINE VICTORIA: Lamb; Wood, Young, Bonner, Mears, Singleton, Davidson, Craig, Bolton, Trialist, Ablorh. Subs: Trialist, Wilson, Hamilton, Anderson, Smith.