Peebles Rovers 0
EoS FIRST DIVISION
MAURICE GORDON reports from Whitestone Park
PEEBLES’ encouraging second half to the season ended on a disappointing note with a heavy home defeat to Coldstream.
Rovers’ Fraser Henderson and Streamers’ Kenny Young both went close before Coldstream broke the deadlock in the 25th minute.
After playing a neat one-two with James Guy, Young crossed to Lee Zavaroni, who coolly slotted it past a helpless Bruce Callan from eight yards.
A pair of chances to equalise, seperated by the break, fell to Kevin Martin, but both went awry.
Instead, it was Coldstream who scored a second goal after 53 minutes when Callan hesitated in coming for a David Brown left-wing cross before Guy tapped the loose ball home from close range.
Peebles replied with Edgar pouncing on to a loose ball in midfield, but he could only fire it well over the crossbar from 20 yards.
Coldstream sealed their win with a third goal 10 minutes from full-time.
After a neat Streamers build-up, Zavaroni sent over a right-wing cross which picked out substitute Shaun Mullen at the near post, before he slammed the ball home from close in.
Peebles Rovers: B. Callan, E. Black, P. Hunter (A. Chalmers 61), J. Howe, K. Harper, K. Martin (C. Collin 83), N. Cairns, J. Innes, M. Holness, F. Henderson, C. Edgar.