HOCKEY: Leadenham men lose out to league leaders Horncastle

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Hockey news.

Men’s East League 3NW

Leadenham 1st 2

Horncastle 1st 5

Leadenham men’s first team had A tough match against league leaders Horncastle.

The first half was evenly matched with Leadenham pressing high, making it difficult for Horncastle to play the ball out.

Horncastle proved why they were top of the league in the second half, making the most of their opportunities in front of goal.

Leadenham’s goal scorer was Sam MaCallister with a brace to his name. Man of the match was Ian Sanderson.

Men’s East League 6NW

Alford 2nd 1

Leadenham 2nd 2

A relatively inexperienced Leadenham second string triumphed on the road, with two players making their team debut for the visitors.

Leadenham goal scorers were Jason Tholen Will Chick and man of the match was Jason Tholen.

Ladies’ East League 4NW

Leadenham 3

Woodhall Ladies 1

Another win for Leadenham ladies kept them at the top of the table.

Leadenham goal scorers were Kate Ireland, Flo Ireland and Emily Smith with one apiece. Player of the match was Kate Price.

Leadenham HC thanked club sponsor Mountain Skip Hire and all the umpires for officiating.