Hockey round-up: Wisbech ladies suffer first defeat of season as town’s sides enjoy mixed weekend

TWO Wisbech sides tasted defeat against Cambridge Nomads outfits but the thirds got revenge against City of Peterborough’s fourths by beating them comfortably.

East Men’s Hockey League - Premier Division B

Letchworth 4 Wisbech 3

THE home side took an early two-goal lead but Wisbech drew level with goals from Drew Harvey and Daniel Martell in an ill-tempered game. Aaron Cobb made it 3-3 after Letchworth had taken the lead again in the second half but the home side struck a winner in the dying seconds of the game.

East Men’s Hockey League - Division Three North-West

Cambridge Nomads II 7 Wisbech II 2

A DOUBLE from Phil Norman wasn’t enough to prevent the seconds going down comfortably at the high-flying Nomads.

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East Men’s Hockey League - Division Three North-West

Wisbech III 3 City of Peterborough IV 0

WISBECH got their revenge for a 10-0 thumping earlier this season and cruised to victory with goals from Richard Caxton, Hugo Atkins and Adam Thomas. The result means the side are now guaranteed a second season in the division after clinching promotion last year.

East Men’s Hockey League - Division Five North-West

Wisbech IV 3 Cambridge Nomads III 4

Goals from Jonathan Boyall, Josh Holmes and Danny Emmington was not enough to prevent defeat in a game which ‘keeper Adam Forder played superbly.

Cambridgeshire Ladies League - Premier Division

Cambridge South 1 Wisbech II 0

A BREAKAWAY goal from Cambs South robbed Wisbech of a precious and deserved point. Katie Dunn was player of the match and Sue Slator also excelled.

Other results

HA Trophy Quarter-Final - ladies

Teign 3 Wisbech 2

Cambridgeshire Ladies League - Division Two

Wisbech III 0 Spalding II 12

• For more reaction from Wisbech ladies heartbreaking first defeat of the season read Friday’s paper.