On Friday 12th January, Mr Nash and Miss Fletcher travelled to Hamstel Junior School with the girls’ football team to play their first league game of the season and a friendly.
In the league game the girls pushed forward with a number of shots going wide and some great saves from the goalkeeper with the first half ending 0-0. In the second half the girls continued to apply pressure and push forward this time managing to score. With the final whistle blown the game finished West Leigh 1-0 Hamstel.
In the friendly, the girls played great football, applying pressure and working well as a team, with this being the first competitive game for a number of the girls. In the first half the girls went 1-0 down. The girls remained positive and continued to apply pressure throughout the game, with the final whistle blown the game finished West Leigh 0-2 Hamstel.