Stranraer 1-0 Clyde

Second-place Stranraer moved to within six points of Third Division leaders Alloa Athletic after beating Clyde.

Craig Malcolm was denied by the crossbar as the hosts came close before the break.

Stephen Stirling scored at the second attempt to give Stranraer the lead nine minutes into the second half.

Clyde goalkeeper David Crawford produced a fine save to block Christopher Aitken's free-kick and Martin Grehan also had an effort saved.

Stranraer: David Mitchell, Kane, McGregor, McKeown, Taggart, Gallagher, Christopher Aitken (Winter 76), Stirling, Noble, Malcolm (Moore 72), Grehan. Subs Not Used: Marshall, Stuart McColm, Shepherd.

Booked: Christopher Aitken.

Goals: Stirling 54.

Clyde: Crawford, Brown (Irvine 67), Declan Gallagher, McQueen, Sharp, Oliver (Sweeney 60), Marr, Hay, Neill, McDonald (Ryan Kane 72), Brannan. Subs Not Used: McCue, Sloss.

Booked: Oliver, Hay.

Att: 385

Ref: Gary Hilland