DEVERONVALE will approach their Scottish Cup tie with Hawick Royal Albert in confident mood after three consecutive wins.
Steve Dolan's side swept Strathpsey Thistle aside with a second half goals rush to record a 5-1 win in the Highland League on Saturday, September 16.
After a goalless first half, defender Michael Dunn got the ball rolling when he prodded in his first goal for the club.
Dane Ballard made it 2-0 from the penalty spot before a Graeme Watt double, either side of a Ross Aitken goal sealed the win.
Stephen Lopez grabbed a consolation goal for the home side.
Dolan has warned his players that they cannot drop their workrate against Lowland League bottom team Hawick on Saturday, September 23 at Princess Royal Park.
Hawick have a new manager in former Ross County, Elgin City and Peterhead player Craig Tully.
They are without a point in nine league games but showed signs of improvement in a 1-0 defeat to Cumbernauld Colts last weekend.