On Friday 27th March, 2 teams of children from years 5 and 6 took part in a hockey tournament, organised by Nottingham Hockey Club, which was held at Goosedale Hockey pitch.
Team 1’s first game was against last year’s winners St Wilfred’s and Team 2’s game was against Westdale 2’s.
The 1’s beat St Wilfred’s 4-0. Goals scored by Corey(2), Stephen and Andrew.
The 2’s beat Westdale 2’s 4-0. All goals were scored by Sam.
The second game, Team 1 had a game off and Team 2 played against Westdale 1’s. The team played well and beat them 3-0. Again all goals were scored by Sam!
In the third game, Team 1 played against Westdale 1’s and Team 2 was against St Wilfred’s. Team 1 beat them 3-0. Corey scoring the first two, one within the first minute of the game, and Stephen scored the third. Team 2 lost their game 0-2. It was a hard battle and managed to keep the defeat to a low score.
The fourth game, Team 2 had a game off and Team 1 played against Westdale 2’s. We dominated the game and won 8-1. Goals by Stephen(7) and Jessica.
The fifth game was a difficult game for both teams as they were playing against each other! Both teams played really well but Team 1 won 4-0. Goals by Andrew(2) and Stephen(2).
After lunch was the final and 3rd place playoffs. Team 1 was in the final and Team 2 in the playoffs. Team 2 had battled to beat Westdale 2’s and came third!
After a very fraught and frustrating game, Team 1 beat last year’s winners, St Wilfred’s, 2-0(goals by Corey and Stephen) and became winners of the tournament!
Congratulations to both teams, you all played really well. A special thanks goes to Charlie’s dad for helping Mrs Jenner by managing Team 2 while she managed Team 1. Also thank you to the parents who helped with transport and who stayed to support us.