IT was defeat for FC Brantwood at home to Cushendall.
Cushendall made their mark, with an uncontested header on 25 minutes.
Twenty minutes into the second session, Brantwood were caught trying to spring the offside trap.
Brantwood did claw one back through substitute Andrew Kelly two minutes from time, but it was too little too late.
Next Saturday, FC Brantwood travel to Ballymena to meet Star FC.
FC Brantwood: Grayson, D Turtle, Moores, Clarke, Mitchell, K Walker, Harbinson, Simmons, Higginson, Hogg, Wright, Kelly, Newman, Wilson.