RESULT: Carrick Rangers 2 Knockbreda 1

Carrick Rangers.
Carrick Rangers.

Carrick Rangers stretched their unbeaten run in Championship 1 to 11 games after Tuesday’s evening’s a 2-1 victory over Knockbreda.

The visitors took the lead from the penalty spot but a superb strike from Conor McCloskey levelled matters.

Aaron Traynor drilled home what proved to be the winner in the second-half. It was his second goal in a Carrick shirt.

Gary Haveron’s side’s only defeat in the league came against Harland and Wolff Welders in August.

Carrick Rangers: Neeson, Smyth, Traynor, Donaghy, Arthur, Taggart, Harmon, Cherry, Chines, Roy, McCloskey. Subs: Kelly, Dick, Martin, Hamill, Lynch.

Meanwhile, members of the Spirit of ‘76 Supporters Club have voted ‘keeper Brian Neeson as their Player of the Month for February.