Holders Ballymena United beat H&W Welders 3-0 in Shield

Holders Ballymena United book their place in the quarter-finals of the County Antrim Shield by beating H&W Welders 3-0.

David Jeffrey's men were one up at half-time as Tony Kane netted a penalty after Cathair Friel had been fouled by Welders keeper Samuel Johnson.

Johnny McMurray and Friel added further scores in the second half.