Wisbech hockey round-up: Wisbech Ladies first team remain unbeaten as men’s first XI crash out of Hockey Association Trophy

PUBLISHED: 09:44 24 November 2010

Wisbech Town Ladies first team in action

Wisbech Town Ladies first team in action

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WISBECH men’s first team crashed out of the Hockey Association Trophy after a 4-1 defeat at Norwich but Wisbech Ladies first XI maintained their unbeaten run with a derby victory over King’s Lynn Pelicans.

Elsewhere, Wisbech thirds stunned their own club’s second side with a 1-0 win and Long Sutton’s men’s first XI picked up their first three points of the season.

East Women’s Hockey League - Division One North

King’s Lynn Pelicans 1 Wisbech 4

WISBECH went behind in this exciting local derby but Natalie Ward equalised just before half time. A double from Jane Peggs and a goal from Claire Apted capped off a strong second-half performance and maintained Wisbech’s proud unbeaten league record.

East Men’s Hockey League - Premier Division B

Long Sutton 5 Ramgharia 2

A SECOND-HALF hat-trick from Gary Hales and goals from Will Cook and Andy Shore saw Long Sutton pick up their first three points of the season.

Men’s Hockey Association Trophy Third Round

Norwich City 4 Wisbech 1

WISBECH crashed out of the trophy after a mediocre performance at Norwich. A goal from Brad Apted gave Wisbech hope after going 3-0 down but a fightback failed to materialise when Norwich added a fourth.

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

Wisbech II 0 Wisbech III 1

WITH pride and much-needed points at stake both Wisbech outfits slogged it out in this tense encounter. Sam Portham’s goal was enough to settle the tie as both ‘keepers excelled.

Other Results

East Men’s Hockey League - Premier Division B

Wisbech 2 Harleston Magpies II 2

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

Bourne II 4 Long Sutton II 5

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

Alford 12 Wisbech IV 2

East Women’s Hockey League - Division Two North-West

St Neots 2 Long Sutton 1

Cambridgeshire Ladies’ League - Premier Division

Sawtry 1 Wisbech II 4


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