Queens Park promoted to #SWPL

Queens Park promoted
Queens Park celebrate a goal that helped ensure promotion. (Photo: Ian Cairns)

Queens Park sealed the Scottish Women’s League Division 1 South promotion place to SWPL 2 after a 4-4 draw with Hibernian U-23s while rivals Renfrew lost.

SWFL 1 North

Aberdeen 6-1 Dunfermline Athletic
Buchan 2-4 Inverness Caledonian Thistle
Deveronvale 1-9 Westdyke
Stonehaven 1-7 East Fife
Montrose 5-0 Raith Rovers
Cove Rangers 8-2 Kelty Hearts

SWFL 1 South

FC Kilmarnock U-23s 0-6 Blackburn United
Queens Park 4-4 Hibernian U-23s
Hamilton Academical U-23s 1-6 Glasgow City Development
Ayr United 0-3 Celtic Academy
Spartans Development H/W Rangers Development
Boroughmuir Thistle 1-0 Renfrew

Queens Park scored in added time to earn a point as they clinched fourth place in the table, which was enough to go up as the three sides above them were not eligible due to their being development teams.

Renfrew had needed a win to have a hope of going up but went down by the only goal at Boroughmuir Thistle.

Aberdeen were presented with the SWFL 1 North trophy after recently clinching top spot and a return to the top two tiers.

Inverness came from two goals down to beat Buchan 4-2 away from home and secure a second place finish, Cove Rangers took third spot with an 8-2 defeat of Kelty Hearts.

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