Match Report

Match Report - 26 Jan 2019, Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Indoor beat Watsonians II


Harris opened the scoring after three minutes when Fraser Allan converted a short corner won by Alfie Ackerley. Steven Moir made a goal line save to keep Harris ahead before Fraser grabbed his second goal in the 5th minute to put Harris further ahead. A long ball from Steven Moir in the 10th minute was deflected past the Watsonians keeper by Niall McKay to give Harris a three goal lead. Watsonians fought back with three goals in three minutes to level the score after 14 minutes and with two minutes of the first half left they took the lead.
Half Time Harris 3 Watsonans 4
Within three minutes of the second half Harris were ahead through two goals from Alfie Ackerley, the first from a Robbie Somerville assist and the second from a Steven Moir assist. A Watsonians short corner goal in the 26th minute levelled the scores, but a minute later Niall McKay put Harris ahead 6-5 from a Steven Rae assist. Harris failed to take advantage of a short corner won by Alfie Ackerley in the 33rd minute but almost immediately Steven Rae scored to give Harris a two goal led with six minutes to play. Robbie Somerville looked to have sealed the game for Harris when he scored in the 36th minute from a Niall McKay assist but Watsonians were back in the game a minute later with a goal to make it 8-6. In the last minute of the game Watsonians cut the lead to one but Harris held on to win an important three points.

Harris Academy FP Hockey Club 1st Team Indoor 8 - 7 Watsonians II