Reading Ladies 3A 3 Gerrards Cross 1By Reading Hockey Club • Apr 17th, 2013 • Category: L3A, Match Reports
Saturday 6th April 2103
Reading LAdies 3As played Gerrards Cross at Sonning Lane. The game started quite evenly with both teams having a couple of chances which both failed to convert. The 3As then upped the pressure on the Gerrards Cross goal, and were awarded a couple of short corners, and several good chances, some of which were well saved but unfortunately they were unable to convert them. Gerrards Cross came back at the 3As and again both teams created some good chances which were well saved by both goalies, leaving the score 0-0 at half time.
The 3As started the second half very strongly , and were quickly awarded a short corner which unfortunately was not converted. They continued the pressure on the Gerrards Cross goal and Sue scored to make the score 1-0. Gerrards Cross rallied slightly and both teams created some chances which were not converted. Abbie Dixon then doubled the 3As advantage by scoring to make the score 2-0. The 3As forced a good save from the Gerrards Cross goalie, before the 3As goalie was called into action to save a couple of Gerrards Cross attempts on goal. Gerrards Cross continued to increase the pressure on the Reading goal, and scored a goal to make the score 2-1 before being awarded a short corner which they failed to convert. The 3As responded well and Sue scored her second to make the score 3-1. The game ended with both teams having a flurry of chances which neither managed to convert to leave the score 3-1 at full time.