Under-18 Girls Super Sixes Championships – 20 January 2019

SURBITON 32 TEAM BATH BUCCANEERS

Scorers: Zoe Allchurch 16-F, Emily Guckian 20-F, Sasha Reed 24-F
Squad: Jodie Brine (GK); Zoe Allchurch (Capt.), Freya Gladstone, Sasha Reed, Autumn Brown, Fifi Robinson.

Subs: Steph Beaumont (5 mins), Stephanie Weber (10), Colette Staadecker (11), Emily Guckian (12).

Umpires: AJ Small and Rebecca Woodcock

Surbiton’s Under-18 Girls had to battle before securing their first win at the Super Sixes Championships at Whitgift School, beating Team Bath Buccaneers 3-2.

After a goalless first half, both teams struck in the 16th minute, Millie Walters giving Team Bath the lead only for Zoe Allchurch to instantly equalise.

Julie Groos restored Team Bath’s lead in the 19th minute, but Surbiton fought back for a second time thanks to Emily Guckian a minute later.

The winning goal came in the final minute through Sasha Reed with Team Bath unable to respond.

Surbiton have to wait until 1.40 pm for their final pool match against Bowdon Hightown.

More information about the tournament can be found at the England Hockey Altius website where the games can be followed in real time.