14/10/17 : Ladies 1 vs Surbiton Ladies 3's
Home - Havant College
Won 2 - 0
With a home game and a couple of loses behind them the Ladies were a little nervous facing Surbiton. The warm-up was a little lack - lustre but that did not reflect the first 10 minutes of the game, Havant played strong, patient hockey and had much of the
After a very dominant start Havant were finally rewarded with a goal twenty minutes into the game with a field goal where Kimmy Tyrell connected with Nicky Atkins in the circle, who hit the ball for a great touch into the goal by Sue Robinson.
Havant showed great discipline and reacted well to a couple of counter attacks from Surbiton, with all of Surbiton’s penalty corners being defended by Havant’s defensive section.
Entering into the second half, Havant maintained discipline and allowed Surbiton to get frustrated creating further opportunities. One of which saw a great ball directly slapped into the circle, trapped by Sue Robinson, but the goalie was there too. With the Surbiton goalie and Sue on the ground, Stevie Jones took the opportunity and slapped the ball into the goal. Sadly, this was disallowed, but this did not stop the Havant determination.
With 15 mins to go, a penalty corner was awarded and after an excellent straight strike from Kimmy Tyrell the score was 2-0 to Havant.
The game ended on 2-0, which was a much needed and well deserved win for the Havant Ladies.
Sue Robinson 1
Kimberley Tyrell 1