Match Report

Match Report - 23 Jan 2016, Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Indoor beat Stepps


This relegation play-off produced no goals in the first half. Both teams had two short corners each which they missed. The best chance of the half fell to Harris from a penalty but Greg Whittet's flick was well saved by the Stepps keeper. In the first minute of the second half the stalemate was broken when Stepps took the lead after they playing a long ball through the middle. Harris equalised in the 28th minute when Sam Owen-Hughes won a penalty and this time Greg Whittet made no mistake with a flick high into the net.The game seemed to be heading towards a draw and a penalty shoot out when Stepps were awarded a penalty. With three minute left to play Duncan McNicoll came to the rescue with a great save. In the next minute Harris sealed victory when Albert Rowling picked up the ball and flicked it over the Stepps keeper. Harris played out the final minute and now go into a second play-off match against the second placed team in division 3.

Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Indoor 2 - 1 Stepps