Stranraer 3-1 Montrose

A double by Craig Malcolm helped Stranraer secure victory against Montrose.

The visitors took the lead on the stroke of half-time, Martin Boyle prodding home Gary Wood's cross.

Stranraer levelled 13 minutes after the break when Michael Moore slotted into the net.

Malcolm fired past Michael Andrews to give the hosts the lead on 65 minutes.

Montrose's Jonathan Smart was dismissed for a second bookable offence before Malcolm grabbed his second late on.

Stranraer: David Mitchell, Taggart, McGregor, McKeown, Noble, Winter, Stirling, Christopher Aitken (Kane 84), Borris (Shepherd 79), Moore (Stuart McColm 74), Malcolm. Subs Not Used: Marshall, Agnew.

Goals: Moore 58, Malcolm 65, 90.

Montrose: Andrews, McNalley, Smart, Cambell, Douglas Cameron, Young, Crawford, Winter (Masson 71), Johnston (McPhee 75), Boyle, Gary Wood. Subs Not Used: Sandy Wood, Crighton, McGowan.

Sent Off: Smart (90). Booked: Smart, Gary Wood.

Goals: Boyle 45.

Att: 287

Ref: Gary Hilland