Craig McMillen (05)
Carl McComb (24)
Eamon McAllister (90)


Craig McMillen (second right) opened the scoring for Ards, who won 0-3 at Lisburn Distillery (Picture: David Hunter)


Ards stretched their lead at the top of the table to seven points with this victory at Ballyskeagh.

Craig McMillen fired Ards in front as early as the fifth minute with a low shot from just outside the area beat Gerard McErlean.

Carl McComb added a second on 24 minutes after first beating defender Christopher Begley before slotting the ball beyond the reach of the 'keeper.

Substitute Eamon McAllister completed the scoring right at the end when he pounced on the scraps after a Kyle Buckley free-kick had been spilled.

Lisburn Distillery: McErlean, Pierce, Begley, Burns, Simpson, McDonnell, Rooney, Halfpenny, Doyle, Quinn, Knipe subs McIlhagga (not used), Atkinson (replaced Quinn 75), Roohi (replaced Simpson 68), O'Connor (not used), Chapman (replaced Knipe 56)

Ards: Brown, Hall, Gage, Cully, Buckley, Arthurs, McCullough, McMillen, G. Browne, McComb, D. McAllister subs Convery (not used), E. McAllister (replaced D. McAllister 46), Baker (replaced McMillen 71), B. Browne (not used), O'Neill (replaced G. Browne 75)

Referee: Damien Basketfield

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