County Hockey Group Matches
The Under 12 A team were hailed County Champions on Thursday 5th March. Drawn in an initial pool of five teams the squad impressed from the first whistle winning each of their four group stage matches (Liskeard B (20-0), Penryn B (23-0), Newquay Tretherras (15-0) and Helston (4-0)) to progress as group winners.
County Hockey Quarter Finals
The quarter finals were an all Truro School affair as the girls played and beat the school’s B team 10-0.
County Hockey Semi Finals
The semi-finals saw us play Penryn A, and the real hockey began. Jess’ first touch of the tournament was a vital one and the team had to work hard in both attack and defence. The score on the final whistle was 9-0 to us.
County Hockey Final
As expected we faced Truro High School in the final and with tired legs the competition was far from over. Nerves were heightened and the girls knew they had to raise they game. Both teams looked dangerous on attack and everyone had to track back and defend when needed. Elinor opened the scoring and the score at half time was 2-0. The girls came out strongly for the second half and added four more goals to their tally. The final whistle eventually blew and the girls won 6-0.
Truro School Crowned Year 7 County Hockey Champions
The title of County Champions, an unbeaten record, 87 goals scored and non-conceded was no easy feat and the girls did themselves and the school proud. The goal scorers for the A team: Elinor (35), Laura (17), Rosie (31), Franny (1), Erin (3).