Women's hockey - Ladies can't beat off St Ives
PUBLISHED: 12:01 23 January 2006 | UPDATED: 21:37 28 May 2010
East League Division Two North March ladies I 3 St Ives I 7 SAINTS were quick out of the blocks and opened up a two goal lead midway through the half. March, sponsored by Brandon Bolt Company, responded with a goal from skipper Lauren Oakman before Sai
East League Division Two NorthMarch ladies I 3 St Ives I 7 SAINTS were quick out of the blocks and opened up a two goal lead midway through the half. March, sponsored by Brandon Bolt Company, responded with a goal from skipper Lauren Oakman before Saints restored their two-goal lead. Another goal from Oakman put March back in the game but the second half belonged to Saints.The visitors scored to make it 4-2 before Oakman netted her hat-trick goal and keep March's hopes alive.Despite good work from player of the match Kay Naughton, the home side couldn't find the equaliser and Saints scored three more to give the scoreline a flattering look. Cambs Ladies League Premier DivisionMarch ladies II 3 Peterborough Town III 1MARCH put in a good team performance to win their first league game since October 15. The home side, sponsored by Mondi Packaging UK Ltd, strung together some good attacking moves in the first half and Lisa Marston's goal gave them the lead at the break.March built on their lead in the second half and opened up a 3-0 lead thanks to Robyn Gribble's first of the season and Rachel Mottram's strike. The visitors pulled a goal back but it proved to be no more than a consolation.