Stow fight on to the end to win the day

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Waverley drew first blood by sailing into the lead in the ninth minute, when new signing Jason Inglis, formerly of Selkirk and Gala Fairydean Rovers, rattled home a shot.

Just past the half-hour mark, Jordan Yardley put the home side further ahead.

A good Stow side took all of this in their stride though, and reduced the leeway before the interval, when Hagan Steele made no mistake with a penalty after Jamie Richardson had tripped an attacker in the box.

Boosted by this, Stow began to make their mark and Steele slotted home the equaliser.

From a side that could well have been dead and buried, Stow were alive and kicking and, with two minutes remaining, grabbed what was to be a winning goal.

Waverley keeper Ali Willison parried and the ball broke loose to an eager Stow man, who made no mistake on shooting home.