Bees come close away at Holcombe

Sam Ward celebrates a goal for Holcombe. Photo c/o David Kissman

England Hockey Men’s Premier League

Holcombe 4 – 3 Beeston

Holcombe Park Sports Club – 19th March 2017 – 1:30pm

The FHP Bees travelled to Kent on Sunday 19th March to play Holcombe. 

Beeston’s Stephen Lawrence put the Bees in front with a goal in the 5th minute. Former Beeston striker, Sam Ward, levelled the score just before half time.

In the second half, Jonny Wilkinson put the Bees ahead in the 37th minute but Sam Ward levelled again just 1 minute later.

Robert Field put Holcombe ahead in the 54th minute and Richard Lawrence pulled a goal back for the Bees with 8 minutes left on the clock. Holcombe were awarded a penalty corner with just 2 minutes to play and Nicholas Bandurak sealed the win for the home side.

The Bees last game of the season takes place on Sunday 26th March at Nottingham Hockey Centre against East Grinstead at 2pm.