The team was unrecognisable from the established line-up as injuries and suspension forced Butcher to call on almost all of the first team squad. In fact, we were so stretched that only six substitutes were listed.
The first half hour dragged on without incident and the deadlock was broken when Leven curled a left-footed free kick from over twenty yards in off of Corr’s left hand post.
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Indeed, we had forced two corners inside the first ten minutes and it looked like our increasing pressure would produce a chance or two. But nothing came of it.
Leitch and Kerr were replaced by Fitzpatrick and Britton for the final twenty minutes as we threw caution to the wind and concentrated on limping the ball forward to any of the four strikers.
Corr saved the day when he produced a flying stop from a Killie volley and five minutes later we sneaked the equaliser.
Killie's free kick in the back of the net
Craigan decided to deliver a long throw-in from a point level with
It's in the net and we're in the top six!
This achievement, for the second consecutive season, speaks volumes for the efforts of everyone at the club and, combined with the CIS cup run, provides a financial buffer which should stand us well for next season.
Our next target will be to gain more points than the single one taken from last season’s final five games and what better way to start than with three points against