Damian McDonald’s goal proved decisive as Ballyoran enjoyed a return to winning ways.
McDonald made his mark to strengthen Ballyoran’s position and goals either side by Sandy Hill failed to alter the outcome.
An own goal provided Ballyoran with an early reward for initial pressure.
James Cullen’s fine finish increased the Ballyoran gap before the break.
Ballyoran lifted the derby spoils from the reserves’ date against Portadown BBOB.
The Old Boys took the lead but Gary Judge, Tony Keegan and Paul Reid turned the tables.
BBOB cut the gap but suffered a red card before Jamie McCourt’s brace.