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Marykirk who took a shock lead inside ten minutes against Fordoun when a winger got to the the byline and fizzed the ball across goal where a Galaxy defender smashed it into his own net. Fordoun fought back and both Nathan Keddie and Craig Thomson saw shots saved before Richard Keddie flashed a header past.

The home side were made to regret the miss when Nathan Keddie squared the match in the 22nd minute shooting into bottom corner from 20 yards. Dean McComiskie and Craig Thomson had further efforts for Fordoun before Ross Stirling stabbed in after a scramble to put the visitors 2-1 ahead.

Dean McComiskie squandered another chance before Galaxy ‘keeper David Jamieson thwarted the chance of a Marykirk equaliser. The visitors extended their lead when Richard Keddie tapped in a Michael Deans cross to make it 3-1 and looked in control when two minutes before half time Craig Thomson held off his man and shot into the roof of the net.

HT Marykirk 1-4 Fordoun Galaxy

Two minutes into the second half David Jamieson tipped a Marykirk effort over the bar before Michael Deans headed a Richard Keddie past the post. Dean McComiskie made it 5-1 in the fifty first minute when he ran through the middle and stroked home.

Shortly after Nathan Keddie headed over before captain Andrew Stirling got his first goal of the season to finish the game as a contest making it 6-1 to Fordoun. Substitute Lloyd Davies got the seventh when he burst into the box to stab home a Dean McComiskie cross.

Then came the Richard Keddie show as he added four more to his first half strike, knocking in a rebound from a Nathan Keddie shot, latching onto a through ball and firing a blistering shot into the top corner, holding off a defender before slotting home and reacting first to score after a scramble in the box.

Ross Stirling also grabbed his second goal of the game finishing well into the bottom corner whilst Marykirk grabbed a consolation from the penalty spot as Fordoun eventually ran out comfortable winners.

FT Marykirk 2-12 Fordoun Galaxy

League Results from 15 September - Golf Inn 13-0 Bervie, Lochside United P-P @Bar FC, Marykirk 2-12 Fordoun Galaxy, MCT P-P Hudsons, Northern Vaults 3-4 The Old Bolag, St Cyrus 5-4 Fettercairn

Fixtures for 22 September - Howdens League Cup Semi Finals (kick off 10:30), Fettercairn v Hillside, Fordoun Galaxy v Golf Inn.

League Fixtures (kick off 10:45) - Bervie v Lochside United, Hudsons v @Bar FC, Marykirk v Northern Vaults, St Cyrus v The Old Bolag