U19s: Hearts on track

Monday 5th March 2012
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Hearts kept up their push for the Clydesdale Bank U19 League title with a 2-0 win away to 
St Mirren on Saturday to stay seven points clear of Celtic, who have two games in hand.

Dale Carrick gave Darren Murray's team the lead early in the second half and Billy King (pictured) sealed the points with his 10th goal of the season.

Celtic saw off bottom club Inverness CT 5-0 through doubles from Callum McGregor and Liam Gormley, with Marcus Fraser also on target for the visitors.

Hibernian defeated Dunfermline 2-1 thanks to goals from Ross Caldwell and Daniel Handling. Ross Millen pulled one back for the Pars.

Rangers enjoyed a 3-0 home win over Dundee United with goals from Fraser Aird, Jamie Burrows and Barrie McKay while Motherwell and Aberdeen drew 0-0 at Bathgate.

Kilmarnock had a 4-1 victory away to St Johnstone. Jude Winchester got a couple and Ross Davidson and Ross Lindsay netted. Gareth Rodger had Saints level at half-time.

Leading scorers and updated table

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