State League 1 (4) def Altona (1) Goals: A Turnbull, L Merrett, E Fithall, E Robinson After our disappointing draw against Waverly last week we trained the house down all week. With our next game against cross town rivals, Altona, it was a do or die game for us as we need to win all our games to, dare I say it, make the finals. Last week left our squad a player short with Megan Berriman sustaining a knee injury that will have her out for the rest of the season. Our young back line was given the challenge to stand up today and right from the start they played with poise and composure. Our midfield helped to make the back line’s life easier with great support and we started to get some great run from our forwards to help us break into the circle. Not long after we earned our first corner, which was converted by Amy Turnbull, the Doggies had a one nil lead. Five minutes later our mid field punched through Altona’s midfield to earn another corner that was converted by Leah Merrett to give us a two nil lead. The game went into a mid-field battle with our back line mopping up any stray Altona break-aways. A couple of great saves from goal keeper Penny Mather shut the door on Altona and allowed Footscray to...Read More
8 Weeks on Mondays @ FHC
23rd July – 10th September
Fees: $10 per game…
Uniform: Same colour t-shirt
Rules: Modified hockey rules, easy to learn in 2 minutes, no particular level of fitness or skill required
Who’s your 6?
You can register a whole team OR as an individual and HV will place you in a team. Go to www.socialhockey.com.au