Division two roundup: Queens stretch their league lead further

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CHRIS Higgins set up Nicky Clark for the opening goal for Queens midway through the first half, before adding a second himself.

Arbroath 2, Queen of the South 3

Steven Doris pulled a goal back with a penalty but Mark Durnan made it 3-1 after an hour before Doris netted a second penalty.

Albion Rovers 0, East Fife 3

Billy Brown celebrated his first victory in charge of the Fifers as Liam Gormley put them ahead with a left-foot shot. Bobby Barr doubled their advantage from Sean Jamieson’s pass midway through the second half and Scott McBride put the result beyond doubt by netting a third.

Alloa Athletic 2, Brechin City 2

It took Alloa until two minutes from the break to take the lead when Kevin Cawley headed home.

Martin Grehan added a second after 62 minutes but Jonathan Brown pulled a goal back seven

minutes later and Andy Jackson equalised late on.

Ayr United 2, Stranraer 1

Ayr started strongly but it was Stranraer who took the lead after half an hour when. Michael Moore netted. Michael Moffat equalised from the penalty spot in the 57th minute before Ryan McStay was sent off late on. Moffat’s second won it for Ayr in the final minute.

Forfar Athletic 3, Stenhousemuir 2

Gavin Swankie gave Forfar the

perfect start with a goal after only five minutes, before adding second from close range.

Ross McMillan pulled a goal back and Andy Rodgers equalised with a 58th-minute penalty before Kevin Motion settled it.