Mordedon C v Raychem E
Moredon C started the day with a 44-33 win against Raychem E. It was a close hard fought match until the end. Goal defence Tiya once again got player of the match, playing really well
against the competent Raychem Goal Attack, Mia Hibberd.
Moredon A v Lawn A
POM: Lawn A - Amy Yea GK
Moredon A lost 23-35 to Lawn A, who kept pressurizing all match and pulled away in the last quarter. The two teams couldn't be separated after the first quarter finishing it level at 6 all. Going into the second quarter Lawn found their rhythm and more fluid play down the court helped them pull away to end the half 15-10 up. Despite Moredon defence battling hard against a fast and accurate attack, Lawn took the win.
Moredon B v Croft
Moredon B beat Croft C winning 37-33; fielding a good mix of new, young players alongside more experienced members. Page, playing centre, did a lot of work and deservedly got player of the match.
Lawn B v Pinehurst B
POM: Lawn B - Lyn Palmer GS
A fabulous display of team work from the defensive back line to the attacking goal, saw Lawn B show why they are only 3 points shy of division leaders Nationwide B. Lawn dominated the game through the whole court with a new shooting combination proving deadly. Lawn convincingly won the game, with the entire team playing with great poise, determination and teamwork. Team manager Karen Kilderry, always with wise words and great team decisions should be proud of her girls. Division 3
Lawn C v Nationwide C
POM: Lawn C - Phoebe Thompson C
Unfortunately, Lawn was unable to capitalise on turnovers and were trailing by 7 going into the second half. Lawn trialled some new combinations in the second half, with some excellent attacking play - but this wasn’t enough to win the match.
Lawn D v Purton B
POM: Lawn D - Gemma Giles C
Lawn D took on Purton B in this week’s middle of the table match. A fantastic performance by the Lawn team, who gave 100% during the whole game. Some fantastic attacking play and shooting by Trinity Lango and Lily Deighton, but unfortunately narrowly missed out, with the final score 39-41.
Lawn RL3 v Devizes
40-51 POM: Lawn RL3 - Florrie Green GK Lawn played Devizes and put on a brilliant effort against a physical team. Some great work in attack and brilliant defending saw Lawn stay close throughout the match. Devizes built on a steady lead and ended up taking the match.
RWB A v Fairford B
POM: RWB A - Grace Philpot
RWB A played Fairford B in Division 3. Bassett took the lead from the outset with a good combination in attack. Fairford kept up the pressure making the Bassett defence work effectively to bring the ball through the court. Final score 56-11 to Bassett, with Grace Philpot WD named player of the match for RWB A.
RWB B v Moonraker
POM: RWB – Jess Chandler, Moonraker - Jas
RWB B played a top of the table game against Moonraker. It was an evenly matched game with Moonraker slightly ahead after the second quarter. The Bassett team worked hard to convert defensive turnovers into goals and took the lead after the 3rd quarter. It was a tough final quarter as both sides fought for the win, with the Moonies prevailing in the end. Final score 31-30 to the Moonraker side. Great to have supporters this weekend, who stood out in the cold winds, cheering the teams on throughout.
RWB C v Croft D
POM: RWB C – Kirsty Crawford
This week, RWB C came up against Croft D. RWB C took an early lead from the 1st quarter. Utilising different position combinations across the match saw RWB C win every quarter, finally winning the game 50-21. Kirsty Crawford was player of the match for RWB C.