Women score plenty of goals in Warwick hockey fixtures
HOCKEY: Kerri Fitch scored five goals and Lauren Eastwell four in a weekend of high scoring in Warwick hockey.
The rain eased off on Saturday afternoon for the round of fixtures. Fitch scored five in the Saints 10-4 win against Harlequins while Eastwell scored four in the Corinthians/Wyverns 7-1 win against Harlequins.
Defence is as important as attack in all sports and Lisa Hemmings (Saints) played well even stopping a stroke. Emma Eastwell (Harlequins) played well all over the field for her team.
Caitlin Schnitzerling (Corinthians/Wyverns) and Ange Groves had impressive games in defence.
Four players scored doubles in men’s hockey. In defence, Justin Alley (Wyverns goalie), Robert Murphy (Corinthians), Jason O’Mara (Harlequins) and Rhys Branson (Saints) had strong games.
Mixed reserve grade: Blue 2 (Travis Fitch, Shanae King) drew with Green 2 (Jacob Rolfe, Holly Clifford 1)
Ladies: Saints 10 (Kerri Fitch 5, Toni Cox 2, Nat Webb 2, Shanae King 1) def Harlequins 4 (Deb Rhodes 2, Celene Keleher 1, Kate Jordan 1); Corinthians/Wyverns 7 (Lauren Eastwell 4, Leisa Nowlan 2, Danielle Cook 1) def Harlequins 1 (Emma Eastwell 1).
Men’s: Wyverns 5 (Josh Jenson 2, Jake Reid 1, Matt Eastwell 1, Gary Millard 1) Def Corinthians 4 (Jamie Ollerton 2, Jesse Ollerton 1, Robert Pohlman 1); Harlequins 7 (Mackenzie Davis 2, Declan Coy 2, Peter Wallace 1, Greg McDonald 1, Jordan Eastwell 1).
Condamine Sports Club Awards/Good sportsmanship: Ange Groves, Phil Rolfe, Danielle Cook, Neil Goodwin