Abbey Vs Tone 12/10/2013

Abbey 42 – Tone 24
Tor’s Abbey travelled to Taunton to take on Tone.
With only two of Abbeys usual team able to play Abbeys line up changed with every quarter giving 1st division debuts to Claire Lambert & Lucy Baker.
Abbeys flow felt distrupted with a slippery court and team changes but somehow managed to keep pulling ahead with each quarter.
Vic Taylor & Emily Fenner picked up countless interceptions enabling Rachel Berkely and Collette Edmundson to bring the ball into the shooters Claire Dickens, Lauren Perry & first quarter Lisa King.

Player of the match went to Claire Dickens.

Abbey Vs Rubies

Abbey Vs Rubies
Newly named Tor 2nd’s “Abbey” have started the season with back to back wins
Played host to Bridgwater Rubies and gained a comfortable 54 – 23 win.
The defensive duo Alli Evans & Vicky Taylor were strong, picking off passes and missed shots with ease and then brining the ball up the court into the hands of Sam Doble & Ellie Grant who then fed the shooters Claire Dickens & Sophie Gould who rarely missed a shot. Man of went to Sophie Gould & Alli Evans.

Abbey Vs Venus

Abbey Vs Venus
The next game Meant a journey to Bridgwater to Play Venus.
A different type of game awaited Abbey, with a very experienced attack and a very physical defence.

Abbey showed calmess and patience in their play, with Vicky Taylor showing that she is a defensive force, once again picking off balls and linking well with Charlotte Brackstone. Ellie Grant showed natural flare with her feeds into Claire Dickens & Sophie Gould, who despite the physicallity of Venus’s defence, once again rarely missed a shot. A never give up attitude ment a 43-40 win the Abbey. Players of the match went to Vicky Taylor & Claire Dickens.

Knights V Tomahawks 21/09/13

Knights V Tomahawks 21/09/13

Knights continued their strong start to the season with a victory over Tomahawks, Paulton. With a slight change in the line-up, R.Dunford moved to GS and Vicky Taylor stepped in to play GK. V.Taylor linked well with V.Ferriday and E.Fenner in defence and they were able to force many turnovers enabling Kights to build a steady lead. J.Perry and A.Metcalfe dominated centre court and accurately fed shooters R.Dunford and L.Perry. With great shooting from the new combination Knights were able to extend their lead and finished with a score of 49 goals to 20. Player of the match was tied between Anna Metcalfe and Emily Fenner.

Knights V Gems 14/09/13

Knights V Gems 14/09/13

Knights kicked off the season with a good win over their opponents Gems, Bridgwater. Knowing they would be tough opposition Knights went out strong and managed to get an early lead. Vicki Ferriday, WD, Emily Fenner, GD, and Ruth Dunford, GK, made a tight defensive unit, putting pressure on the Gem’s attack, and as a result Knights were able to capitalise on mistakes made. With consistent feeds from Anna Metcalfe, WA, in to the circle successfully converted to goals by shooters Lauren Perry, GA and Becky Travers, GS, Knights were able to hold on to their lead and go on to win the game 44 goals to 32. Jade Perry, C, played a vital role linking between defence and attack, and as a result earned player of the match.