Late Cully finish helps cap Trainor double to seal Ballyoran progress

Damien McDonald.
Damien McDonald.

Ballyoran edged a seven-goal Marshall Cup thriller to see off Glenavy.

Conor Trainor’s long-range strike broke the deadlock before Glenavy turned the tables.

Ballyoran conceded a third ahead of a tactical switch to increase the threat.

Chris McDonald closed the gap off a penalty kick before sustained pressure resulted in Trainor curling home an equaliser.

Goalkeeper Martin Savage produced one late save then an upfield punt was converted by James Cully in a dramatic win.

In Mid-Ulster Reserve League Division Two, Ballyoran eased past Lurgan Institute by 5-0.

Steve McCann’s hat-trick helped Ballyoran seal success alongside a James Donnelly double.

Scarva Rangers lost out to Lurgan Town by 3-0 in the Marshall Cup.

Kyle Foster had a goal ruled out plus hit the crossbar.