HOCKEY: Relegation looms for Witney after defeat

HOCKEY: Relegation looms for Witney after defeat

HOCKEY: Relegation looms for Witney after defeat

First published in Sport

Witney went down 4-1 away to county rivals Oxford in Regional 1 of the Middlesex, Berks, Bucks & Oxon League on Saturday, a result that casts them adrift at the foot of the table along with Aylesbury.

Jacob Deacon was on target, but Witney need a run of good results if they are to avoid the drop.

Witney 2nd beat fellow strugglers Henley 3rd 3-1, which almost guarantees their survival in Division 4. Craig Summers, Steve Trivett and Mike Godwin were on target.

Witney 3rd went down 4-1 to Division 5 leaders Harrow. Phil Morris scored their goal.

Witney 4th lost 6-0 at home to Leighton Buzzard 3rd.

Meanwhile, Witney Ladies stay second in South League Division 3A after a 2-1 triumph over Oxford.

Witney found themselves trailing to a Lyn Cockshott goal at the break.

In the second half, the visitors fought back, Charlotte Manning making it 1-1.

Witney continued to press and Marie Vincent fired home the winner.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree