Jaffa Super 6s Division One – 7 January 2018
SURBITON 3–3 CHELMSFORD
Scorers: Zoe Allchurch 9-F, Darcy Bourne 18-PC, Natalie Maclean 32-PC
Squad: Louisa Shriver (GK); Darcy Bourne, Lizzy Gittens, Ellie Tait, Autumn Brown, Natalie Maclean (Capt.)
Subs: Fifi Robinson (5″), Zoe Allchurch (6″), Freya Gladstone (6″).
Subs not used: Ellie Shahbo (GK); Ella Burnley
Umpires: Sarah Chapman and Eric Dickinson
Surbiton Ladies missed the opportunity to finish the first weekend of the Jaffa Super 6s Division One tournament in Bristol in second place, being held to a 3-3 draw by Chelmsford after leading 2-0 at half time.
Zoe Allchurch broke the deadlock in the ninth minute from open play with Darcy Bourne scoring her sixth goal of the weekend and keeping up her record of scoring in every game with an 18th minute penalty corner conversion.
Chelmsford fought back after half time, pulling a goal back through Phillippa Went in the 24th minute, followed by Georgia Davies’ penalty corner equaliser four minutes later.
Surbiton captain, Natalie Maclean restored her side’s lead with eight minutes to play with a penalty corner conversion, but Chelmsford earned a point when Kate Taylor levelled from open play with five minutes remaining.
Surbiton are likely to go into the second weekend at Nottingham Trent University in third place on seven points. Buckingham lead the way with twelve points with Sevenoaks second on eight.
Brooklands Poynton can join Surbiton on seven points with a win in the final game versus the University of Birmingham.
More information about the tournament can be found at the England Hockey Altius website here