Musselburgh lose despite hitting three

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Musselburgh lost 4-3 to Highland League side Cove Rangers. Musselburgh had seven new faces on display and ran their opponents close through goals from Brian Murray and Mattu King, who hit a double.

Elsewhere, Linlithgow beat North League side Formartine 3-1 thanks to a double from Colin Strickland and a Gordon Herd goal. Bo’ness lost 2-1 at West Super League side Ashfield, with Chris Hamilton getting their goal.

Arniston Rangers lost 4-3 to West Super League side Arthurlie. Arniston’s goals came from Tadg Moriarty, a 
trialist and player/manager 
Steve Osborne. Whitburn lost 3-1 to Beith, while Dalkeith strolled to a 4-0 win over Spartans Juniors.

Tranent crushed Selkirk 4-0, while Penicuik drew 1-1 with Bonnyrigg Under-21s. Armadale beat Bathgate 4-1 in the Kenny Carruthers trophy. Broxburn beat Stirling University 4-0 at Albyn Park. In the Mid Lothian Cup, Dalkeith MW beat Blackburn United 3-1 in the final, while Newtongrange won 2-1 at Vale of Leithen.