Match Report

Match Report - 17 Jan 2015, Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Indoor beat Falkirk

A good block by Iain Mitchell in the third minute saved Harris but otherwise the match was evenly contested with no goals during the first twelve minutes of the game. Falkirk went ahead in the 13th minute but Harris quickly equalised a minute later with Gav Martin providing the assist for Marc Callaghan. With a minute of the first half remaining a yellow card for Ally Blair left Harris playing out the remainder of the first half a player short and with a kicking back.
Half-time Harris 1 Falkirk 1
In the first minute of the second half Falkirk were awarded a penalty which was well saved by kicking back Iain Mitchell high to his left.Harris then successfully played out the remainder of the five minute penalty without conceding a goal. Seven minutes into the second half Harris took the lead when Greg Whittet provided the assist for Marc Callaghan to grab his second of the game. Falkirk equalised a minute later from a short corner. In the 10th minute Harris had a great chance to go ahead when Greg broke clear and squared the ball to Sam Owen-Hughes, but he swept the ball wide of the goal. A minute later the same combination put Harris ahead. Greg broke clear again and this time when he squared the ball, Sam rounded the keeper and placed the ball into the corner of the goal. Falkirk had the chance to equalise from the penalty spot in the 13th minute but Ally Blair saved well. Almost immediately Harris went two ahead when Sam provided the assist for Greg to make it 4-2. Shortly after a good passing move involving Gavin, Chico and Finlay Wright finished with a good block by a Falkirk defender. Harris were having a good spell and missed the chance to go further ahead from a short corner. However, with two minutes to go Falkirk cut the Harris lead to one and in the last minute Falkirk were awarded their third penalty flick of the game but the ball was sent wide of goal.
Full time Harris 4 Falkirk 3

Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Indoor 4 - 3 Falkirk

1Alastair Blair  Alastair Blair Yellow card
2Gavin Martin   assist
3Iain Mitchell  
4Euan Simpson  
5Jimi Simpson  
6Finlay Wright  
7Greg Whittet   1 2 assists
8Sam Owen-Hughes   1 assist
9Marc Callaghan   2
10Ethan Drew  
11A.N. Other  
12A.N. Other