Juniors: Ten-man Newtongrange beat Bonnyrigg in cup

Ten-man Newtongrange Star dumped local rivals Bonnyrigg Rose out of the East of Scotland Cup last night with a 2-0 victory at New Victoria Park.

Thursday, 21st April 2016, 6:00 am
Craig Thomson was on target for Newtongrange Star

The home side had midfielder Kevin Motion sent off for an off-the-ball incident in the first half but Alan Miller’s men regrouped and went ahead early in the second period through Kris Renton.

Star secured their place in round four with a late goal through ex-Hearts man Craig Thomson.

In the Fife and Lothians Cup second round, Musselburgh Athletic beat Camelon 3-1 at Olivebank thanks to a Liam McKenna penalty and a Sean Jamieson double. Burgh will host Thornton Hibs in the next round.

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