Celestial forces help spirited W3 in tough encounter at West Hampstead

Match Report by Victoria Bishop-Laggett

In a hard-fought hockey match between Southgate W3s and West Hampstead W1s, the game saw an early lead for West Hampstead with a commanding 4-0 advantage at halftime. Despite facing an uphill battle, Southgate showcased immense determination and resilience throughout the match.

The second half saw Southgate rallying, with their efforts culminating in a lone goal scored by Celeste, showcasing their unwavering spirit. Mim and Julie displayed immense grit and determination in the midfield, tirelessly battling for possession and driving their team forward.

A notable mention goes to Ellie, who made her Southgate debut, adding to the team’s depth and showing promise for future matches. Special recognition goes to Coach Dan ‘westy’ West for his debut coaching appearance, where his tactical prowess and leadership were evident, guiding the team through a challenging encounter.

Despite the final score of 8-1 in favor of West Hampstead, the match was a testament to Southgate’s resilience and fighting spirit. Congratulations to both teams for a hard-fought game, and commendations to Southgate for their relentless effort and determination on the field.