On Saturday 18th January Horncastle Ladies 2’s played at home against Louth Ladies 2’s. Horncastle had a strong start with some great pressure from Charlotte Helliwell when possession was turned over. Soon into the first half Horncastle got a short corner, Harriet Wilkinson had a strong injection allowing Jess Wood to have a straight strike on goal which rebounded off the keeper to Carly Neame who battled the ball over the line however the goal was disallowed. Not long after this Louth got a short corner which was well defended by Horncastle and cleared by Jenna Dean. After some strong passing from Sophie Hopwood and Daisy Samra as well as others Horncastle got their first goal from Lauren Bingham which tapped over the line after it had hit the post. In the second half Horncastle were quick to get a short corner against Louth seeing Hannah Todd score a goal with a powerful straight strike. Further on into the match after some battling and both teams having numerous shots on goal and strong possession Horncastle saw Rhiannon Wells secure their third goal by tapping the ball in from the back post. Just before the full time whistle blew Louth got a short corner, Horncastle defended well and the ball was cleared. The match finished very positively from Horncastle Ladies 2’s with a 3-0 win. Player of the match - Sophie Hopwood.