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Hilton are Castle Rovers Cup Winners

Rothie Rovers 1 – 5 Hilton

Hilton picked up the Castle Rovers Cup beating Rothie Rovers in a six goal thriller.

Hilton went ahead in five minutes when a long throw caught out the Rothie defence and Hilton’s Andrew Campbell scored from close range.

The game flowed from end to end with Rothie forcing Hilton’s keeper Cowie to make some fine saves and the score remained 0-1 at half time.

In fifty two minutes Hilton went two up when David Scott‘s right foot drive found the back of the net.

David Scott scored again with a diving header in fifty nine minutes.

Eight minutes later Niki Sinclair scored from eighteen yards with a fierce drive.

Minutes later Rothie’s Ian Hay scored after his chip shot hit the bar, rebounded to him and he scored at the second attempt.

Hilton got their fifth when Andrew Campbell headed past keeper Mitchell from a corner making the final score 1-5.

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