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HOCKEY: Hawks secure double
11:00am Tuesday 11th September 2012 in Sport
OXFORD Hawks completed a men’s and women’s double in their own pre-season county tournaments.
Hawks’ ladies’ triumphed with a dominant display Banbury Road North, winning all four matches.
They opened up with a 4-0 victory over Oxford, who then drew all their remaining fixtures 1-1.
Emily Smith, Katie Hewitt and Abi Flory starred as Hawks scored 13 more goals to top the pile.
Witney had a strong tournament, collecting seven points to finish 2nd.
Final standings : 1 Oxford Hawks 12pts, 2 Witney 7, 3 Banbury 4, 4 Oxford 3, 5 Henley 1.
The men’s tournament was a much closer affair as three teams were still in the running with two games to play.
However, Hawks picked up the point they needed to claim the title with a 0-0 draw against Banbury.
Wallingford were the surprise of the tournament, with a good draw against Banbury, wins against Oxford and Henley.
But they were beaten 1-0 by Hawks.
Final standings : 1 Oxford Hawks 10pts, 2 Wallingford 7, 3 Banbury 6, 4 Oxford 2, 5 Henley 1.