West Herts U10s make winning start to five a side season

West Herts U10s.
West Herts U10s.

West Herts U10 Juniors played host to the season opening Chilterns 5-a-side tournament also featuring Aylesbury HC and Amersham & Chalfont HC.

Each club brought two teams to complete the initial Division 1 and 5 games. West Herts opened this season’s Division 1 fixtures with a 12-2 victory against Aylesbury with goals from Lauren Caldwell, Emmy Cloote, Ollie Costello and Ted Smithard.

West Herts U10s.

West Herts U10s.

The next game against Amersham and Chalfont Bs ended in a hard fought 1 -1 draw.

In the final game against ACHC As, West Herts started well and raced into a 4-1 lead at half time but ran out of steam and lost their structure leaving the opposition to fight back to 4-3.

Then Emmy Cloote scored to make it 5-3 but another attack from ACHC saw another goal. West Herts held out for a 5-4 win and finished top of the table after week 1 round 1, scoring 18 and conceding 7.