Match ends, Elgin City 2, Montrose 0.
Elgin City celebrated Mark Nicolson's 300th game for the club with victory over Montrose.
Craig Gunn struck the post in a dominant first half for the hosts and he eventually found the net on the hour mark with a low right-foot effort.
The home side were two up 10 minutes later thanks to Thomas Reilly's strike.
Graham Webster had the only chances of note for Montrose - who have not won since October - with his stoppage-time header sailing over the bar.
- 7McLarenSubstituted forMcKenzieat 77'minutes
- 10EastonBooked at 39minsSubstituted forBruceat 90'minutes
- 9GunnSubstituted forMacleodat 85'minutes
- 7WebsterBooked at 43mins
- 8MassonBooked at 79mins
- 11MallagaraySubstituted forFergusonat 75'minutes
- 9FraserBooked at 27mins
- 10MalinBooked at 65mins
- Alan Newlands
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Elgin City 2, Montrose 0.
Attempt missed. Graham Webster (Montrose) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.
Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Mark Nicolson.
Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Archie MacPhee.
Substitution, Elgin City. Robbie Bruce replaces Dylan Easton.
Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Greg Pascazio.
Substitution, Elgin City. Kyle Macleod replaces Craig Gunn.
Daniel Moore (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Aaron Comrie (Montrose).
Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Jordan Millar.
Terry Masson (Montrose) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Thomas Reilly (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Terry Masson (Montrose).
Substitution, Elgin City. Marc McKenzie replaces Connor McLaren.
Substitution, Montrose. Ryan Ferguson replaces Adrian Mallagaray.
Attempt saved. Aaron Comrie (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Craig Gunn (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Scott Johnston (Montrose).
Goal! Elgin City 2, Montrose 0. Thomas Reilly (Elgin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Craig Gunn following a fast break.