Ladies 2nd XI Vs Wisbech Town 2

Date 11 January 2020
Team Ladies 2nd XI
Opposition Wisbech Town 2
Fixture Away
Venue TBC
Start time 00:00
Result W 8 - 3
Time played
Match Report

Saturday 11th January saw a top of the table clash against Wisbech for Horncastle ladies 2s. The game started strong, with both sides similarly looking for an early goal. Horncastle came under a lot of pressure from Wisbech, but managed to overturn possession and a series of easy passes enabled Bingham to open the scoring for Horncastle. Wisbech came back stronger, and won a series of short corners. Despite Horncastle’s best attempts to defend, Wisbech found an equaliser. Soon after, Wisbech won another short corner and found a way through the horncastle defence. Horncastle Hit back straight away, and Bingham found an equaliser on the cusp of half time. The half finished 2-2. Both teams came out strong, but Wisbech found a break and took the lead early in the second half. Horncastle began to fatigue and a series of well worked passes and short corners enabled Wisbech to score a further 3 goals to take the score to 6-2. Horncastle tried to regain focus, and a great strike from Todd brought the score to 6-3 with 5 minutes remaining. Horncastle pushed hard and held possession, but a quick break by Wisbech saw them score a further 2 goals, leaving the final score 8-3. Credit to all the ladies for not giving up, and giving 100% throughout. Horncastle ladies 2s play Louth at home next week, hoping to regain a winning streak. Player of the match - Sophie Hopwood and Hannah Todd

Name Squad number Position Scored Assists Cards