Banner picture of Hawks players

Ladies' 1s lose their first league game since November

03 February 2018, 12:00

Ladies' 1s 0 - 3 Swansea City Ladies 1s

Oxford Hawks Ladies' 1s had an early start for their away fixture at Swansea for their first league game since November. Swansea started stronger, making several early attacks on the Hawks goal and winning a series of short corners. Initially Hawks defended well, with Caro Harris and Lex Thomas dominating at the back, but soon enough Swansea converted from a well worked short corner deflection, to gain a 1-0 lead. Hawks looked a little nervy following this, and found themselves defending deep in their own half for the next portion of the game. It wasn’t long before Swansea doubled their lead, netting another deflection through a crowded D. As the rain set in towards the end of the first half, Hawks stepped up a gear, and spent the close of the half with the majority of possession and beginning to threaten the Swansea goal. Following some great linked up play, Hawks increasingly posed a threat, winning several short corners and seeing a trademark Catherine Reaney deflection well saved by the opposition keeper. 

In the second half, Hawks looked better again, continuing to win short corners and attack the goal, but Swansea’s keeper was on form, saving well from Catherine Reaney and Katie Lowe. Frustratingly, Swansea scored a breakaway goal mid way through the half to extend their lead and secure the 3 points, as despite this bringing a strong response from Hawks, they couldn’t find the net. The game ended 3-0 to Swansea.


More about our sponsors
Sponsorship packages available
How to Join Fantasy League
Image Gallery Icon

Recent Photo Galleries

Recent Match Results

23 February

Ladies O35s vs Leamington Over 35s
Men's 1s vs Teddington Men's 1s
U16 Girls B vs Thame U16 Girls
U16 Girls A vs Surbiton U16 Girls Wrens
Team Chapman (U10B "A") vs Wallingford Under 10
Team Chapman (U10B "A") vs Oxford U10 Boys
Team Millington (U10G "A") vs Wallingford Under 10
Team Millington (U10G "A") vs Oxford U10 Girls
U12 Boys A vs Banbury U12 Boys
U12 Boys B vs Wallingford U12 Boys B
U12 Girls A vs Thame U12 Girls
U12 Girls B vs Oxford U12 Girls B
U14 Boys B vs Banbury U14 Boys
U14 Girls B vs Thame U14 Girls
U18 Boys vs Amersham & Chalfont U18 Boys

22 February

Ladies' 4s 0 - 2 Oxford University Ladies 2s
Ladies' 1s 2 - 1 University of Birmingham Ladies 2s
Men's 7s 1 - 2 Phoenix & Ranelagh Men's 3s
Ladies' 5s 0 - 2 Oxford Ladies 4s
Men's 6s 1 - 8 West Hampstead Men's 6s
Men's 4s 1 - 3 Ramgarhia Mens 1s
Men's 2s 3 - 3 Ashford (Middlesex) Men's 1s
Men's 3s 8 - 1 Reading Men's 4s
Men's 5s 2 - 1 South Berkshire Mens 3s
Falcons 6 - 0 Haslemere Men's Vets
News from England Hockey