Men's hockey - Six of the best boost March
PUBLISHED: 12:00 23 January 2006 | UPDATED: 21:37 28 May 2010
East Men's League Division Two North March I 6 Bourne II 4 MARCH went behind to an early goal but James Mansfield, making his return after breaking an ankle, hit the target to put the home side on level terms. Good work from skipper Jody Betts resulted i
East Men's League Division Two North March I 6 Bourne II 4MARCH went behind to an early goal but James Mansfield, making his return after breaking an ankle, hit the target to put the home side on level terms.Good work from skipper Jody Betts resulted in Rob Mitchell putting March ahead but sloppy defending allowed Bourne to level before the break.The home side were much better in the second half and goals from Andrew Mills and Rob Mitchell put March in control.Goals from Mills and Betts ensured that March held on to the lead despite two goals from Bourne.East Men's League Division Four North WestSt Neots III 1 March II 5MARCH continued their good form in to the new year with a fine display of flowing hockey.First half strikes from Daniel Shirley, Stuart Fox and Charlie Bester gave the visitors a healthy lead and despite a goal from Bourne, March continued to play well in the second half.Further goals from Bester and Paul Wing secured a comfortable win that keeps the pressure on joint league leaders Cambridge South.March III 3 Ely City II 4MARCH were unlucky to lose this game after establishing a 2-1 half time lead thanks to a brace from Chris Peckett.Ely found their form in the second half and equalised soon after the restart. They continued to push forward and scored another two before Stuart Mills gave March some hope.However, it was too little, too late and Ely hung on to the victory..