Seconds caught out

Winscombe seconds went down 5-2 and conceding two early goals to Minehead.

Winscombe Ladies 2nd XI 2

Minehead 1st XI 5

MINEHEAD played hard from the first whistle and soon found themselves 2-0 ahead after catching the Winscombe defence with two quick breaks.

Winscombe regrouped and the rest of the match was evenly fought with both teams creating lots of chances.

You may also want to watch:

The first Winscombe goal was scored by Claudia Routhorn-James from a passage of quick passes starting with Kaye Wannerton at the back.

The second goal was from a short corner which was stopped on the top of the circle by Vicky Calder and then slipped by Nicky Mills to Becky Matthews, who swept the ball into the goal.

Most Read

There were particularly good performances by the younger members of the team, notably Wannerton, Ashleigh Jones and Amy Knapman.

Winscombe Ladies Hockey Club train and plays at Hans Price Academy in Weston and has three teams playing league hockey, a development squad and thriving junior section (under-13s).

For further information, please e-mail Gail at

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus