Goals galore for Berko but men’s firsts slip to rare loss

Berkhamsted & Hemel Hempstead Hockey Club had a weekend full of goals, with 27 goals netted across seven league games, while 29 goals were also shipped in the other direction.

Wednesday, 27th February 2019, 3:15 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th February 2019, 4:20 pm
The BHHHC ladies 2nds enjoyed an emphatic 8-0 win at the weekend.

The men’s 1sts, who are in the midst of a promotion battle, suffered a rare loss, going down 5-4 against Stevenage, the same scoreline as the reverse fixture.

This Saturday they travel to Broxbourne.

The men’s 2nds played a fantastic game at St Albans, but went down 3-2.

Man of the match for Berko was Hugo Graham, while the goals came from Payton Jnr and Snr.

The ladies’ 2nds smashed it with an 8-0 win against Hertford. Player of the match Hannah Prentice just missed out on a hat-trick.

The men’s 3rds were also on fire as they secured an 8-1 triumph over St Albans.

The ladies 3rds returned to winning ways with a 4-1 win over Shefford & Sandy. Rebecca scored a brace, while Terri and Jo hit solo goals.

The player of match award ended as a three-way tie between Terri, Ellie and Rebecca.

The men’s 4ths went down 10-0 to West Herts, while the men’s 5ths had an end-to-end tussle with a strong Luton team. The 9-1 defeat only reflected on chances taken.

The ladies’ 1sts had a second consecutive weekend off but return to action this Saturday when visiting Blueharts.

The ladies’ 4ths also had a blank weekend.