2011–12 Highland Football League

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Press & Journal Highland League
Season 2011–12
Champions Forres Mechanics
Matches played 306
Goals scored 1,143 (3.74 per match)
Top goalscorer Cammy Keith (Keith)
(33 goals)[1]
Biggest home win Wick Academy 8–1 Fort William
17 September 2011
Biggest away win Fort William 0–9 Nairn County
4 April 2012
Highest scoring Clachnacuddin 7–3 Fraserburgh
12 May 2012
Longest winning run Forres Mechanics
(9 games)
Longest unbeaten run Forres Mechanics
(13 games)
Longest winless run Fort William
(23 games)
Longest losing run Strathspey Thistle
(12 games)

The 2011–12 Highland Football League began on 30 July 2011 and ended on 16 May 2012.

The top two clubs at the end of the season, will receive direct entry to the second round of the 2012–13 Scottish Cup. The highest placed two clubs who have obtained an SFA club licence will qualify to enter the 2012–13 Scottish Challenge Cup.

The league was won by Forres Mechanics. It was their first title win since the 1985–86 season. Fort William finished bottom.

Table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Forres Mechanics (C) (Q) 34 24 5 5 85 35 +50 77 Qualification for 2012–13 Scottish Cup Second round
2 Cove Rangers (Q) 34 23 7 4 92 33 +59 76
3 Nairn County 34 19 9 6 92 44 +48 66
4 Inverurie Loco Works (Q) 34 20 5 9 71 35 +36 65 Qualification for 2012–13 Scottish Challenge Cup
5 Buckie Thistle 34 18 7 9 79 45 +34 61
6 Fraserburgh 34 17 8 9 79 63 +16 59
7 Deveronvale 34 17 4 13 75 49 +26 55
8 Wick Academy (Q) 34 16 7 11 77 55 +22 55 Qualification for 2012–13 Scottish Challenge Cup
9 Keith 34 16 6 12 85 57 +28 54
10 Clachnacuddin 34 14 8 12 79 65 +14 50
11 Formartine United 34 14 7 13 62 60 +2 49
12 Lossiemouth 34 15 4 15 51 52 −1 49
13 Huntly 34 14 4 16 50 67 −17 46
14 Turriff United 34 13 4 17 61 64 −3 43
15 Rothes 34 7 5 22 31 80 −49 26
16 Brora Rangers 34 6 2 26 33 115 −82 20
17 Strathspey Thistle 34 3 2 29 27 102 −75 11
18 Fort William 34 1 4 29 14 122 −108 7

Updated to games played on 16 May 2012.
Source: Highland Football League
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Results[edit]

Home ╲ Away BROR BUCK CLAC COVE DEVE FORM FORR FORT FRAS HUNT LOCO KEITH LOSS NAIRN ROTH STRA TURR WICK
Brora Rangers 0–6 2–2 2–5 3–6 0–3 0–3 4–1 2–2 2–1 0–4 3–5 0–2 0–3 1–0 2–1 2–3 1–2
Buckie Thistle 4–0 3–2 1–0 1–0 3–2 1–2 4–0 4–0 0–1 2–2 1–0 1–2 2–2 6–0 2–2 3–2 3–3
Clachnacuddin 5–0 1–3 2–1 3–0 2–0 0–3 6–0 7–3 1–5 2–3 4–1 3–2 1–1 3–1 5–0 1–4 1–2
Cove Rangers 4–0 3–0 1–1 2–1 6–3 1–1 6–0 1–0 4–0 2–1 2–2 1–3 1–1 4–0 6–1 3–0 2–0
Deveronvale 5–0 3–2 3–0 1–2 1–1 1–1 6–0 2–0 3–1 0–1 1–2 0–2 2–4 3–0 3–2 0–3 2–0
Formartine United 4–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 0–3 0–2 4–0 3–3 3–0 2–1 4–2 2–1 1–1 3–2 5–1 2–1 0–2
Forres Mechanics 4–1 2–2 1–1 5–1 3–1 4–2 4–0 1–0 2–0 2–0 0–6 1–0 4–0 3–0 2–1 4–2 2–1
Fort William 1–3 0–6 0–0 0–8 0–6 0–1 0–4 1–6 1–2 0–3 1–1 0–2 0–9 0–0 2–2 0–1 1–3
Fraserburgh 5–0 1–0 5–3 0–3 2–2 3–2 2–1 1–0 2–3 3–3 3–2 3–2 2–0 3–2 4–1 5–1 1–3
Huntly 3–0 0–3 2–2 1–2 1–0 0–0 4–2 2–0 3–3 0–4 4–1 0–1 0–4 1–1 2–0 1–4 2–1
Inverurie Loco Works 6–1 2–0 4–1 2–4 0–3 0–1 0–2 3–0 0–0 3–1 2–1 1–0 0–0 0–1 4–0 4–1 3–0
Keith 4–0 0–2 3–2 1–1 2–3 5–1 2–2 5–2 1–2 1–3 0–1 3–0 1–3 3–1 6–0 5–0 1–1
Lossiemouth 5–0 2–3 2–3 0–3 2–2 2–0 0–3 2–0 1–6 1–2 2–1 2–4 0–2 3–0 1–0 2–1 1–0
Nairn County 6–0 3–2 3–0 0–2 5–2 2–2 2–1 2–0 1–1 5–1 1–3 2–3 3–3 6–2 3–0 2–2 5–0
Rothes 1–3 1–2 2–3 0–3 0–2 1–4 0–4 1–2 1–1 2–1 0–3 0–4 0–0 1–5 3–1 2–1 2–1
Strathspey Thistle 2–0 1–3 0–4 0–2 0–5 1–3 1–7 2–1 1–3 0–1 1–4 2–3 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–0 1–3
Turriff United 1–0 2–2 1–4 2–2 3–1 2–0 0–1 5–0 5–1 4–2 1–2 0–3 1–1 0–1 0–1 3–1 4–3
Wick Academy 6–0 3–1 3–3 1–1 1–2 3–1 3–2 8–1 1–3 5–0 1–1 2–2 3–0 5–3 1–1 4–1 2–1

Updated to games played on 16 May 2012.
Source: Highland Football League
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

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