Queen of South 3-5 Ross County- Report
Report of match 5th May 2012
Queen of South 3-5 Ross County- Report.
County every inch the champions
Champions Ross County ended the season in style with a 5-3 win at Queen of the South.
Daniel Carmichael put the hosts ahead after 10 minutes when he found the back of the net with a 25-yard strike.
Stuart Kettlewell headed Michael Gardyne's cross into the bottom corner just a minute later to level the scores.
Allan Johnston's men were back in front four minutes later after Sam Parkin rose to head home Carmichael's corner.
Six minutes before half-time, Gardyne tucked away an equaliser from the edge of the area.
Gavin Reilly regained the lead for the Doonhamers with a neat finish after 53 minutes before Colin McMenamin brought the Staggies back level for the third time in the game, four minutes later.
Gardyne then smashed home Gary Miller's cross 13 minutes from full time to put County ahead before Kurtis Byrne came off the bench to secure the victory in stoppage time.
|Competition: Irn Bru Scottish Division One Date: Saturday, 5th May 2012 Kick off: 15:00 Venue: Palmerston Park|
|3 - 5||Ross County
Gardyne 39, 77
|8||Scott McLaughlin (McShane 85)|
|3||Kevin Holt (Smillie 82)|
|7||Daniel Orsi (Reid 82)|
|15||Ian McShane (McLaughlin 85)|
|14||Alan Reid (Orsi 82)|
|16||Ryan Smillie (Holt 82)|
|11||Iain Vigurs (Quinn 78)|
|9||Colin McMenamin (Corcoran 85)|
|7||Michael Gardyne (Byrne 83)|
|15||Mark Corcoran (McMenamin 85)|
|16||Kurtis Byrne (Gardyne 83)|
|12||Rocco Quinn (Vigurs 78)|
|Queen o.t.S. cards shown|
|18 mins||Steven Black||Unsporting behaviour|
|44 mins||Stephen McKenna||Unsporting behaviour|
|Ross County cards shown|
|45+1 mins||Michael Gardyne||Dissent|