Banner picture of Hawks players

Hawks 2s win 1-0 in Local Derby

19 January 2019, 10:30, Headington School

Ladies' 2s 1 - 0 Oxford Ladies 1s

On a cold and wet Saturday morning Hawks made the short journey to Headington Girls School to play local rivals Oxford in what was their last friendly before the league restarted. The main aim was not about winning (obviously that would be a bonus) but to put in a solid performance and to get everyone re-focused before next weekend.

Hawks started the game well, making great leads, connections, keeping possession and putting the Oxford goalkeeper under lots of pressure but they were sadly unable to convert any chances they had. Feeling confident, having kept Hawks at bay, Oxford started applying their own pressure on the Hawks defence but they stood strong and some great defending all round kept them out and at half time the score was 0-0.

After some wise words from Kit Cutter at half time Hawks came out again the stronger of the two teams creating many chances but still unable to convert. After absorbing some attacking play from Oxford, Hawks had a break away down the left hand side. A lovely ball from Abbie to Emma who was at the top of the D, took on two players before calmly slotting the ball past the goalkeeper. 1-0 Hawks. Both teams continued to apply pressure for the rest of the half but some fabulous save from Man of the Match Millie kept the score 1-0 to Hawks at the final whistle.

Overall a great performance from the ladies 2’s. There are things still to work on in training but this was the perfect game to finish on before the league starts next week away in Milton Keynes.

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

Recent Photo Galleries

Recent Match Results

17 November

U16 Girls A 1 - 3 Oxford U16 Girls A
U16 Boys 5 - 3 Oxford U16 Boys
Ladies O35s 2 - 8 Olton & West Warwicks O35s
Men's 1s 1 - 2 Southgate Mens' 1s
U18 Girls 0 - 7 Stourport U18 Girls
U18 Boys 0 - 6 Repton Hockey Club U18 Boys
U14 Girls A 0 - 4 Marlow U 14 Girls

16 November

Men's 7s 6 - 3 Aylesbury Men's 5s
Men's 4s 4 - 1 Tring Men's 1s
Ladies' 5s 1 - 2 Abingdon Ladies 1s
Ladies' 6s 7 - 1 Cirencester Ladies 4s
Ladies' 2s 2 - 4 Wanderers Ladies 1s
Men's 3s 3 - 3 Harrow Men's 1s
Men's 6s 3 - 6 Windsor Men's 2s
Ladies' 3s 2 - 1 Wallingford Ladies 1s
Men's 2s 5 - 2 Witney Men's 1s
Men's 5s 3 - 2 Buckingham Men’s 1s
Falcons 3 - 1 Windsor Vets
Ladies' 7s 1 - 7 Aylesbury Ladies 3s
Ladies' 1s 0 - 0 Clifton Robinsons Ladies 2s
Ladies' 4s 1 - 2 Marlow Ladies 3s
News from England Hockey