Pritchard stars as SOHC ladies bag nap-hand success over Gryphons

PUBLISHED: 11:55 12 December 2013 | UPDATED: 11:55 12 December 2013

SOCH 5, Somerset Gryphons 0

After a long road-trip SOCH ladies 1st XI arrived ready for a 1:30 pushback against Somerset Gryphons.

SOHC made a slick start and seized an early lead through Maisie Pritchard with the assist from Lea Pidgeon.

With a good solid look about them with Jess Allen, Emily Ackland, Sarah Hutchings and Jodie Parsons working well top form an effective defence, it was no surprise when Chrissie Mitchell got forward to double the lead with a powerful shot.

There was still time in the half for Lucy Broad to net with an angled strike and SOHC took a 3-0 lead into the interval.

After the break with the ball mostly up in the attacking D, Pritchard struck again to make it 4-0.

With more good passing through midfield by Sara Robberts and Helen Millne combined with the industry and energy of Emily Ackland there was no way back for the Gryphons to such a degree that SOHC goalkeeper Becky Delasalle rarely saw the ball!

Lea Pidgeon scored the final goal to apply a polished seal to a fine all-round performance.

Two-goal Maisie Pritchard was named Player of the Match.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Sidmouth Herald. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Sidmouth Herald