MEN 6TH TEAM REPORT 16TH FEBRUARY 2019

Mens 6th Team v Bury St Edmunds 7s W 6-4

The Men’s 6s travelled to Bury St Edmunds to play one of their three teams in division 6NE (s) and on this occasion the opposition was Bury 7s.

Magpies started brightly going 2-0 up with goals from Richard Alcock and Jack Glover. Bury got one goal back from a short corner to beat Luca Tomson, who had made some excellent saves in the lead up. A further goal for either team before the break made the score 3-2. After the break magpies started brightly increasing the lead to 5-2 with a further goal from Jack Glover (Hatrick) and Simon Rodwell. A good passing move from Elliott Chapman and Elliott Cooper resulted in magpies getting their sixth goal – a tap in for Elliot Cooper. The magpies defence of Mark, Eric, Paul, Myles and Harry battled hard but further pressure from two well drilled short corners brought the Bury tally to 4. The game finished 6-4 to Magpies giving the team their 4th win on the road this season.