Fixture: Team Bath 7-a-side hockey challenge 2012
Date: Saturday 9 June 2012
Score: Men’s winners: Hereford / Women’s winners: Beasle
Venue: Sports Training Village, University of Bath
This popular annual event took place at the University of Bath Sports Training Village on Saturday 9 June.
In the Men’s event Hereford proved to be by far the strongest side and deservedly took the title for the first time from West Wilts.
With more ladies teams entered two groups set up two exciting semi finals.
In the first City of Bath overcame hosts Team Bath Buccaneers 1-0 whilst invitation side Beasle put in a strong performance to overcome Jaspers 2-0.
The final proved a close encounter but Beasle held firm to take the title 2-0.
Organiser Nick Kendall, Hockey Development Manager at the University of Bath, says “another successful event played in the best weather of the week which helped to make the day even more enjoyable. Some excellent 7’s play was on show producing a host of non stop goal mouth action. Its god to see this version of the game making a comeback in recent seasons”