Athletic and Ardstraw into last eight

Conor Carlin on target for Strabane

Strabane Athletic and Ardstraw have both been drawn away in the quarter-finals of the Craig Memorial Cup after impressive last-16 performances on Saturday.

Athletic, following their eye-catching 2-1 win over Tobermore United, will travel to Dungiven Celtic, while Ardstraw have been paired with Magherafelt Sky Blues after their 4-2 victory at Newbuildings.


‘Straw player-manager Ivan Sproule netted twice with Sammy McKelvey and teenager Dylan Russell also target.

Athletic meanwhile produced the result of the round with the Carlins, Tom and Conor finding the net against Tobermore.

This weekend Athletic face Maiden City and Ardstraw take on Trojans in League Cup matches.

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