Match ends, Montrose 2, East Stirling 0.
Terry Masson scored his first goal of the season as Montrose upset League Two leaders East Stirlingshire.
The hosts started brightly and took the lead in the 35th minute when Michael McGowan turned the ball into the back of his own net from close range.
The Gable Endies doubled their advantage in the 51st minute when Masson fired the ball home.
Shire could not find a way past keeper Stuart McKenzie and suffered their first away league loss of the campaign.
- 7GrayBooked at 74minsSubstituted forWebsterat 78'minutes
- 8WatsonBooked at 65mins
- 11JohnstonBooked at 22mins
- 8GreenhillSubstituted forHerdat 63'minutes
- 7O'DonoghueSubstituted forDevlinat 87'minutes
- 10McKechnieSubstituted forMcCaughieat 76'minutes
- Gavin Duncan
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Montrose 2, East Stirling 0.
Foul by David McCaughie (East Stirling).
Paul Watson (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. David McCaughie (East Stirling) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
Attempt missed. Graham Webster (Montrose) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.
Attempt missed. Chris Townsley (East Stirling) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.
David McCaughie (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Ricky McIntosh (Montrose).
Substitution, East Stirling. Rhys Devlin replaces Ross O'Donoghue.
Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Mikey Herd.
Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Chris Townsley.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Terry Masson.
Scott Maxwell (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Steven McNally (Montrose).
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Scott Johnston.
Substitution, Montrose. Graham Webster replaces David Gray.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ricky McIntosh.
Foul by Paul Watson (Montrose).
Kevin Turner (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.