The Round-Up – Beds & Herts 02/04/17

The Round-Up

Beds & Herts – Sunday 2nd April

Beds & Herts Women’s Division One

Sandy Ladies have been leading or near the top of Beds & Herts Women’s Division One all season moved back level on points with leaders St Albans Ladies last weekend. This Sunday they went 3 points clear at the top and put themselves in pole position to win the title. At home to bottom side Hitchin Town Ladies were held to a goalless draw by the visitors at half-time. 2nd half they found the back of their opponents net Kirstie Gavin, Amber Williams and Chloe Reeves all scoring to see Sandy win 3-0, Rachael Jones red carded for Hitchin Town. 2 games left to play win them both and Sandy Ladies can’t be caught.

One of their remaining games however is against 4th placed Bishops Stortford Ladies who lay 6 points off the lead but with 3 games left could get 36 points if they won them all. Gave their goal difference a massive boost too on Sunday with a big win away to Letchworth Garden City Eagles. Top scorer, Kathryn Stanley netting a hat-trick making it 19 goals for the season. Lauren Maynard, Brogan McHale, Brooke White and Rosee Golding also scoring the final score 7-0.

Another side who can yet claim 36 points is 3rd placed Sherrardswood Ladies closing the gap at the top jointing 2nd placed St Albans Ladies on 30 points winning away from home against Houghton Athletic Ladies this Sunday. Goals from Katy Jones and Francesca Novelli along with an opposition own goal seeing them win 3-1. Ciara Craig with her 9th goal of the season scoring for Houghton Athletic.

Beds & Herts Women’s Division Three

The 4th side in the East celebrating league title success this weekend were Woburn & Wavendon Lionesses Blues, new to Beds & Herts Women’s Division Three this season winning the league at the 1st attempt. A 100% winning record too with 9 wins from 9 with one game left to play can’t be caught. Were away from home on Sunday playing Crawley Green Ladies. Both sides short of players it was Woburn & Wavendon who held the advantage at half-time leading 2-0. Crawley Green puled a goal back through Nina Service her 14th of the season 2 minutes into the 2nd half. Woburn & Wavendon went on to restore their 2 goal lead 15 minutes into the 2nd half, Crawley Green again reduced the deficit Kirsty Morley netting the goal however the visitors held on to the 3-2 lead to win and claim the league title. Jade Matthews Amy Gibbins and Casey Chapman with the goals. Congratulations to Woburn & Wavendon Lionesses Blues on winning the title.

Beds & Herts The Chris Renshaw Trophy

One tie remaining from the 1st Round of The Chris Renshaw Trophy played this Sunday a new competition introduced by the Beds & Herts Women’s Football League this season, Division Three side Shefford Town & Campton Ladies hosting Flitwick Ladies from Division Two. Goals from Sky Evans and Kierra Gabriel seeing the high league side into the quarter final this coming Sunday where they will be at home to Woburn & Wavendon Lionesses Blues.