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Lawson on target in defeat
7:30am Thursday 17th October 2013 in Sport
PERSHORE men’s firsts lost 4-1 at home to Newtown in Midlands Hockey League West Midlands Division Two.
Despite missing a number of regular players, Pershore went ahead through Karl Lawson but were unable to hold onto the lead.
Newtown soaked up the pressure and continually threatened on the counter attack, scoring four goals.
- The seconds lost 3-0 at Wednesbury with the hosts taking a 2-0 half-time advantage.
Pershore showed greater resolve in the second period but were still unable to break down the massed ranks in the opposition defence.
Wednesbury sealed the victory when a deflected shot fell kindly for their attackers.
- The thirds were thrashed 8-1 at home by Bloxwich, with Paul Adams grabbing a consolation.
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