Buckingham clinch the title

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Buckingham Ladies Hockey Club IIIs recorded back-to-back victories over Marlow and Wokingham at the weekend to secure the TrySports Division Five title.

Following a long break due to weather, Buckingham resumed their league campaign with a game against Marlow at Akeley Wood School and struggled in the first half – going into the break 1-1 after Georgie Holme replied to Marlow’s early goal.

In the second half, Buckingham upped their game and scored four times with Lucy Collins scoring twice while Liz Coulter and Lucia Festa added goals to clinch the title.

Then, on Sunday, Buckingham hammered Wokingham 9-1. Helen Holme opened the scoring before Festa, Georgie Holme and Steph Cattle made it 4-0 at half time.

In the second half, Fliss Linden, Lilly Morgan, Cattle and the two Holmes all added to the tally to complete an emphatic victory.