Wednesday 27 September 2017
Soccer - U9 A VII vs Colchester High School
Holmwood second match of the term was against Colchester High. A slow start saw Holmwood fall a goal behind. James S scored Holmwood's first and a good passing move put Charles D through on goal and a calm chipped finish over the advancing Colchester High goal keeper put Holwood a goal ahead. Holmwood added to their lead when some good play resulted in the ball being deflected into the goal by a Colchester High defender.
Half time: Holmwood 3 - 1 Colchester High
Holmwood made several changes at half time thiss allowd Colchester High to get back into the game. Holmwood were under pressure and defended well with some strong tackles and blocks. Charles D scored a fourth and Colchester High two, resulting in a tense finish to the match.
Final Score: Holmwood 4 -3 Colchester High