LX CLUB v HAVANT CAVALIERS
‘Bonanza of goals for LX in final game of the Year’
On one of the dullest and cold days of 2011 LX produced a rather surprising
result against a strong Havant side, who matched LX efforts in the first half.
LX should have scored during the first period with several close attempts, with
The second half, with LX playing up the slope, brought a
slightly unexpected avalanche of goals with superb performances from Gordon
Small, who achieved a very deserved hat-trick, and two goals from Pami Bolina;
also one from aspiring LXer Steve Branston (Trojans) who smashed in an excellent
shot from a penalty corner; and Alan Jackson, who was back to his very best on
the right wing, slotting in the final goal from a cross from Gordon Small.
It was good to see
The only goal against LX Club came from a penalty corner
strike, which got past the impeccable Colin Kimber in the LX goal.
Brian Tubb, captaining the side at centre half,
demonstrated all his hockey knowledge combined with a skilful performance,
excellently supported at left half by
Ken Veness (
At the after-match meal,
Team: Colin Kimber,
Match Report: David G Read