Match Report - 04 Oct 2014, Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Outdoor beat Aberdeen University
Harris missed two early short corners before Gav Martin opened the scoring after 13 minutes with a low drive into the corner of the goal.Two minutes later Harris went further ahead when Albert Rowling won and then converted a short corner. Jimi Simpson came close to extending the Harris lead after collecting a pass from Gavin at the top of the D but his shot was well saved. In the 19th minute Ethan Drew found Albert on the baseline and his cross was deflected into the goal by Greg Whittet. Four minutes later Gavin picked passed to Albert and he played in Jack Dyer whose shot hit a defender's foot on the line. Euan Simpson made it 4-0 to Harris from the penalty flick. In the 26th minute Aberdeen Univ pulled back a goal and five minutes later a great save from Grant McInroy prevented the home team from reducing the deficit further. Just before half-time Iain Mitchell, Finlay Wright and Albert combined well to win a long corner. From this, Harris won a short corner and Albert netted to make the half-time score 5-1 to Harris.
Harris continued to attack at the start of the second half and Greg fired just wide after two minutes and then a short corner shortly after was missed. The home keeper then had a good save from an Albert shot. Harris extended their lead eleven minutes into the second half. Euan Simpson played an aerial ball into the D and Ferg Wilson collected before placing his shot past the keeper. Five minutes later Ferg won a short corner and from it Albert completed his hat-trick. Greg came close to adding to the Harris tally when he deflected a Chico cross just wide. A good move involving Albert,Greg and Sam Owen-Hughes set up Ferg for his second goal to put Harris 8-1 ahead and Sam again provided the assist for Ferg to complete his hat-trick. Harris reached double figures when Chewy found Greg and he set up Ferg for his fourth goal of the half. There was still time for both teams to miss a short corner with Grant making a good save from the university corner.
Final Score Aberdeen University 1 Harris 10
Aberdeen University 1 - 10 Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Outdoor