Slazenger’s 3rds took on Colne Valley at their new home Mirfield Free Grammer School and it was set to be an interesting battle.
The first half was dominated by slazenger’s with the defence working hard to keep Colne Valley out of the D. The midfield pushed the ball into slazenger’s attacking D, but failed to convert.
After the break, slazenger’s were fired up and ready. Early in the second half Slazenger’s won a penalty corner which Linda Stacey converted into a goal. The second goal came in open play from Rebecca Gummerson who expertly placed the ball in the onion bag. The third goal was distributed from midfield to a waiting to pounce Rebecca Gummerson, who got the slightest of touches and the ball was in the net again! The fourth and final goal came from another penalty corner where Linda Stacey converted Rebecca’s push out!
Final score was 0-4 to slazenger’s! Player of the game went to debutant Anna Vessey in goal for some awesome saves and keeping an excellent clean sheet.