LX CLUB INTRA-CLUB GAME
Held at Felsted School
3rd March 2013
‘Goals Galore in
Reds 5 Whites 5
The second Intra-Club game of the year, played in the
delightful surroundings of
Reds, under the Captaincy of Mike Surridge, were soon off to an early start, with two goals by Rob Oakley, followed by one from Bill Greenwood superbly running into position to score. Phil Hutley pulled a goal back for Whites following a penalty corner second strike, but at half time the score was 4-1 to Reds following another expertly taken goal from Rob Oakley. This indicated to the Match Manager Mike Surridge that some minor adjustments needed to be made to the teams, hence his decision to transfer to the Whites team.
The game then took on a totally different aspect, with the
Reds defence being more pressurised, and despite valiant efforts by the Reds
goalkeeper, Chris Wildee, goals started to flow for Whites.
The irrepressible David Gill scored with an
unstoppable shot, whilst for Reds, Rob Oakley replied with his fourth goal.
However, the final score of 5-5 mainly resulted
from an excellent second half hat-trick from
An enjoyable meal was taken in ‘The Chequers’, and sincere
thanks given to Umpires John Oakshatt (ex
Match Report: - David G Read.