Men's 1st XI
Sat 23 Sep 2023  ·  East Men's Division 2 South West
Blueharts 2
Luton Town Hockey Club
Men's 1st XI
Blueharts 2 - 4, Luton Town HC Men's 1 - 0

Blueharts 2 - 4, Luton Town HC Men's 1 - 0

David pike23 Sep 2023 - 18:13
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A sunny Saturday morning.

Luton Town HC Men's 1 Match Report

Date: September 23, 2023

Venue: Blueharts Hockey Club

Time: 11:30 AM

Opponent: Blueharts 2

Result: Blueharts 2 - 4, Luton Town HC Men's 1 - 0

The Luton Town HC Men's 1 team traveled to the Blueharts Hockey Club for an exciting field hockey match on a sunny Saturday morning. The home team, Blueharts 2, was looking to secure a victory on their home turf, while Luton Town HC was determined to put up a strong performance.

The game got underway at 11:30 AM, with Blueharts quickly asserting their dominance. Just ten minutes into the match, they took a 2-0 lead, leaving Luton with some ground to make up. However, the Luton team remained resilient and began to mount a comeback.

Luton displayed some impressive plays, with two fantastic drag flick attempts that narrowly missed the target. David launched aerials across the pitch and one even sailed dangerously close to the spectators, eventually landing on the neighboring cricket pitch, much to the amusement of the crowd. Unfortunately, even though Adams mum had a chance to catch it, she couldn't quite manage it.

At half-time, the game paused briefly for a 10-minute break, as the umpire needed a well-deserved rest. The team took this opportunity to regroup and discuss their strategy for the second half.

The second half began, while Luton Town put up a spirited effort, Blueharts managed to extend their lead with another goal. Luton kept pushing forward, but despite their efforts, they couldn't find the back of the net. Blueharts on the other hand, capitalized on a short corner opportunity, scoring a goal with a well-executed drag flick, catching John slightly off-guard.

As the final whistle blew, the scoreline stood at 4-0 in favor of Blueharts. Despite the result, Luton Town Men's 1 displayed determination and resilience throughout the match. They may not have secured a victory this time, but their commitment and effort on the field were evident for all to see.

The team will undoubtedly take this experience as an opportunity to learn and grow, looking forward to their next match with renewed enthusiasm and determination to achieve success on the field.

Match details

Match date

Sat 23 Sep 2023




East Men's Division 2 South West

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Blueharts 2
Luton Town
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