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Saints take hockey final after brilliant first half

Saints (front, from left) Bree Shields, Nat Webb, Megan Neal, Sharon Williams, Jess Wallace, Kerri Fitch, Ngaire Hegarty, manager Mark King, (back) Toni Cox, Rachael Inmon, Hayley Cosh, Sian Hegarty. Jess Songergeld also played in the win.
Saints (front, from left) Bree Shields, Nat Webb, Megan Neal, Sharon Williams, Jess Wallace, Kerri Fitch, Ngaire Hegarty, manager Mark King, (back) Toni Cox, Rachael Inmon, Hayley Cosh, Sian Hegarty. Jess Songergeld also played in the win. Gerard Walsh

SAINTS secured the women's grand final in Warwick hockey on the back of a brilliant first half on Saturday night.

The eventual winners led 3-0 at halftime before winning 3-2.

In the men's grand final, Corinthians led 4-0 at halftime before winning 4-1 against Wyverns.

A feature of the match was a scoop goal over the keeper by Robert Eastwell for Wyverns, a rare type of goal on water-based synthetic.

Player of the final winners both came from losing side, Jasmin Ollerton from Corinthians and Tom Mikkelsen from Wyverns.

Dion Phillips ready to attack for Wyverns in a 4-1 hockey loss to Corinthians in the Warwick grand final.
Dion Phillips ready to attack for Wyverns in a 4-1 hockey loss to Corinthians in the Warwick grand final. Gerard Walsh

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