17 : 1-0 Sykes scores after playing a one-two with Daniels

26: 1-1 Owens finishes to the empty net after a weak back pass by Marshall leaves Tuffey stranded

39: 1-2 Whyte scores from the spot after Doyle is adjudged to have blocked a shot from Lowry with his arm. Doyle was booked though he protested that the ball struck him on the shoulder.

HT: 1-2

48: 1-3 Owens heads in a cross from Whyte at the back post.

50: 1-4 Whyte fires in an unstoppable 30 yard rocket for his second of the night.

72: 1-5 Heatley gets in on the act as he slots home after being played in by BJ Burns as Glenavon appealed in vain for a foul on Foley in midfield

89: 1-6 Owens completes his hatrick, volleying into the roof of the net from a cross by Burns. Again Glenavon were complaining about a foul as Mitchell was grabbed round the neck and thrown to the ground by Coates.

Glenavon: Tuffey (c), Burns, Doyle, Daniels, Marshall, Mitchell, Sykes, Marron, Clingan, Murray, Singleton. SUBS: E. Foley, Griffin, McGrory, Norton, Lindsay

Crusaders: Jensen, BJ Burns, Beverland, Whyte, Coates (c), Lowry, Ward, Casddell, Forsythe, Owens, Heatlrey. Subs: O’Neill (GK), Cushley, Snoddy, Glackin, Suarez.