Queen of the South 4-1 Stranraer

Nicky Clark fired a hat-trick as Queen of the South came from behind to beat Stranraer.

Frank McKeown emphatically headed home from 12 yards to give the visitors the lead but Clark nodded Queens level before the break.

Clark netted from inside the box in the 63rd and 70th minutes as the hosts took control.

Kevin Smith finished off the scoring, finding space in the six-yard box to lash home.

Queen of South: Robinson,McGuffie,Durnan,Higgins,Holt, Carmichael (Johnston 83),Mitchell,Young,Gibson (Orsi 64),Reilly, Clark (Kevin Smith 76). Subs Not Used: Atkinson,Black.

Booked: Carmichael.

Goals: Clark 31, 63, 70, Kevin Smith 84.

Stranraer: Mitchell, Staunton (Phinn 67), Dunlop, McKeown, MacGregor, Winter (Wright 88),Gallagher, Aitken, Love, Moore (Borris 73),Malcolm. Subs Not Used: Cadwell, Lloyd Kinnaird.

Booked: Moore, Staunton.

Goals: McKeown 20.

Att: 2,122

Ref: Kevin Graham