BBC Sport - Irish Premiership: Ballymena United 4-2 Ards
Ballymena up to third after beating Ards
- From the section Football
A Cathair Friel hat-trick helps Ballymena see off Ards 4-2 at Bangor.
Tony Kane gave the visitors the lead from the penalty spot, before Friel scored two goals either side of a David McAllister strike for Ards.
Friel completed his hat-trick as he rounded Ards goalkeeper Aaron Hogg, before Craig McMillen added a fine consolation for the home side.
Ballymena move level on points with second-placed Linfield, while Ards remain in seventh.