Match Report - 15 Nov 2014, Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Outdoor beat CALA
Harris got off to the best possible start with a goal inside the first two minutes. A loose pass at the back by Cala went straight to Greg Whittet and he beat the goalkeeper with a shot from the top of the D. Harris then had a series of chances to go further ahead. A break down the left by Albert Rowling finished with a shot saved by the Cala keeper. A pass from midfield from Gavin Martin found Ferg Wilson and he set up a chance for Greg which was well saved. In the 10th minute Greg dispossessed the last defender but fired high over the bar. Cala then enjoyed a period of possession and Ally had a good save before Cala equalised in the 15th minute. In the 21st minute Harris went ahead again when Albert found Greg who rounded the keeper to score his second. In the 24th minute Greg completed his hat-trick. Albert nearly increased the Harris lead when he was sent through by Ethan Drew but his shot was well saved. At the other end Ally saved well from a Cala corner. Harris scored again just before half time.Greg took the ball into the D and was fouled while rounding the keeper but as he continued and put the ball into the goal the umpire blew for a penalty flick which Euan Simpson converted.
Half Time Cala 1 Harris 4
After two minutes of the second half Harris were 5-1 ahead. Ferg dispossessed a Cala defender and drove into the D down the right hand side before firing a shot into the corner of the goal. A yellow card for Harris shortly after this disrupted their rhythm and Cala enjoyed more possession. They forced two short corners and from the second the ball looped over Ally and Euan prevented a goal with his foot. Cala converted the penalty flick to make it 5-2. For the next 15 minutes there was very little goalmouth action. Harris then received another green card and Cala forced two short corners before Harris sealed victory with a goal in the 28th minute. Euan sent an overhead pass to Albert who passed to Greg and his lay off to Ferg was flicked past the keeper. Harris finished the game on the attack forcing three short corners in quick succession.
Cala 2 Harris 6
CALA 2 - 6 Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Outdoor