Ladies 1sts 5 v 4 Hampton 1sts

Scorers:, Alex Banks(2), Georgia Ellis, Emma Snowdon, Des Kinsella
Player of the match: A.Banks

Adders battled in the heat against Hampton Ladies’ 1sts who are placed higher in the league, with only 11 players. 

Adders displayed strong attacking play from the start and were rewarded with a short corner. Alex Banks converted this to a goal with a straight strike. Soon after, another short corner was given, this time Alex hit the ball to Abi Hewitt in the centre of the D who deflected the ball to Georgia Ellis, who put it in the goal. After two successful shorts, Hampton came back to even the score to 2-2.
Going in to the second half, Adders took the lead. Alex Banks converted another corner with a straight strike. Kara Edwards made a great run up the right wing to pass to Emma Snowdon, who was ready and eager to get her goal. The score now 4-2 to Adders, Georgia Ellis received a green card.
Adders’ defence fought off a number of dangerous attacks. Adders made a counter attack which allowed Des to deflect a hit from Georgia Ellis to make the score 5-2.
However in the last 5 minutes, Adders gave goalkeeper Ray a lot to do. Hampton were awarded a penalty flick and a short corner, making the final score 5-4 to Adders.
Well done to all the team and to Man of the Match Alex Banks.