Match ends, Queen of the South 3, Dumbarton 1.
Queen of the South netted three times on their way to victory over Dumbarton.
Defender Mark Durnan headed in Christopher Mitchell's cross to give Queens the lead and Gavin Reilly scored from close for the second.
Bob McHugh added his name to the scoresheet when he fired home midway through the second half.
Sons substitute Michael Miller pulled one back with a right-foot shot bit it proved only to be consolation for Ian Murray's side.
Queen of Sth
- 8KerrSubstituted forCarmichaelat 63'minutes
- 10ReillySubstituted forLyleat 72'minutes
- 11RussellBooked at 73minsSubstituted forYoungat 85'minutes
- 7GilhaneySubstituted forFlemingat 70'minutesBooked at 76mins
- 15KirkpatrickSubstituted forMcDougallat 70'minutes
- 9MegginsonSubstituted forMillerat 70'minutes
- Steven McLean
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Queen of the South 3, Dumbarton 1.
Attempt saved. Scott Agnew (Dumbarton) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
Corner, Dumbarton. Conceded by Zander Clark.
Attempt saved. Christopher Kane (Dumbarton) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
Substitution, Queen of the South. Derek Young replaces Iain Russell.
Steven McDougall (Dumbarton) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Chris Mitchell (Queen of the South).
Foul by Steven McDougall (Dumbarton).
Daniel Carmichael (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. Scott Agnew (Dumbarton) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.
Garry Fleming (Dumbarton) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Garry Fleming (Dumbarton).
Kevin Holt (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Iain Russell (Queen of the South) has gone down, but that's a dive.
Iain Russell (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.
Substitution, Queen of the South. Derek Lyle replaces Gavin Reilly.
Goal! Queen of the South 3, Dumbarton 1. Michael Miller (Dumbarton) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner.
Substitution, Dumbarton. Michael Miller replaces Mitchel Megginson.
Substitution, Dumbarton. Garry Fleming replaces Mark Gilhaney.