The Bees lining up for a penalty corner. Photo c/o David Kissman

England Hockey Ladies North Conference 
Beeston 2 – 1 Ben Rhydding
4th November, Nottingham Hockey Centre.
Article – England Hockey.

Beeston stretched their winning streak at the start of the Investec Conference North season to seven games after a 2-1 victory at home Ben Rhydding.
Alice Huddleston and Sophie Robinson both scored in the space of four first half minutes and despite Kelly Baxter pulling one back for Ben Rhydding with 10 minutes to play, the hosts held on.
Brooklands Poynton remain hot on the leaders heels after a 4-2 win at Timperley, Annie Mills scoring a brace for the visitors to take her tally for the season to seven.
Loughborough Students picked up their first points of the season with a 2-0 win at Wakefield – Annabel Sams and Cerys Miller on target – whilst a Tess Howard double helped lift the University of Durham to a 3-0 win over Sutton Coldfield.
Liverpool Sefton had fallen to the foot of the table after Saturday’s results but they beat Fylde 2-1 the next day to move up two places.