In a thrilling encounter, Spalding Ladies 2’s secured a hard-fought 2-1 victory against Bourne Deeping 1’s, claiming the top spot in the league. The opening goal materialized from a penalty corner at the 18th minute, with Sophie Wilson’s precise injection setting up a battle between Karen Timby and the keeper, resulting in a skillful goal. Spalding extended their lead to 2-0 before halftime, as Charlotte Maplethorpe’s drive down the line set up a perfect cross to Honor Moore, who expertly slapped the ball into the net.
However, Bourne Deeping roared back in the second half, working the ball into the D and managing to score, narrowing the gap to 2-1. Spalding held on to their win with Spalding’s defence including man of the match Leanne Isaac-Pick working effortlessly to prevent Bourne scoring an equaliser. The match concluded with Spalding Ladies 2’s emerging victorious and securing their position at the pinnacle of the league, showcasing exceptional teamwork and determination.

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