KANE Hester couldn't hide his disappointment after Elgin City shipped seven goals to Caley Thistle in their latest pre-season friendly.
ELGIN City errors were punished by a clinical Caley Thistle in a 7-3 defeat at Borough Briggs.
City can afford to play without fans for now, says chairman, but the situation will impact on their next campaign.
Clubs will have their say on when Highland League season starts.
Black and Whites could offer fans an opportunity to live stream their Betfred Cup tie against Stirling Albion and opening League 2 matches.
LOSING to Brora Rangers on Saturday gave Elgin City a "reality check" says captain Euan Spark.
HIGHLAND League fixtures have been released for the first three weeks of the season - but games will only go ahead if crowds are allowed.
ELGIN City let a two-goal lead slip as they were deservedly beaten by Highland League champions Brora Rangers at Borough Briggs.
ELGIN City boss Gavin Price sees a bright future ahead for midfield talent Aiden Sopel.
Pre-season friendly at Elgin City may have came too soon for Lossiemouth, but lessons will be learned from their heavy loss.
Josh Peters used to love scoring against Elgin City, but plans to give plenty back to the Borough Briggs club after signing for them.
Tournament may happen in the spring.
HIGHLAND League fixtures are set to be unveiled to clubs this weekend.
FORRES Mechanics new boy Jack Grant impressed manager Charlie Rowley in Tuesday night's 4-1 friendly defeat at Elgin City.