McLAUGHLIN HITS 'STUTE HAT-TRICK
Institute hit four goals past Bangor at the Brandywell to move above the Seasiders into third spot.
Shaun Leppard handed ‘Stute the lead at the break with a close range finish before substitute Kirk McLaughlin bagged a second half hat-trick to make sure of the win.
He grabbed his first on 54 minutes with a finish into the top corner, doubled up on the hour after James Taylor had initially saved from Tiarnan McKinney and completed his treble late in the game after nipping past the Bangor keeper to tap into the empty net.
Institute: Muldoon, Morrow, Leppard, O. McLaughlin, Mullan, Mbuli, McKinney, Harris, Devlin, Boyle, Deane subs McGrory, McClure, Tweed, K. McLaughlin, Callaghan, King, Carlin
Bangor: Taylor, Henderson, Harrison, Arthurs, A. Neale, Devine, R. Neale, Walker, Brown, Foster, Omar subs Orbinson, O'Kane, McArthur, Mathieson, Watterson, Hume, Halliday