Pelicans in regional final spot

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Pelicans under 12 girls travelled to Harleston Hockey Club for the England Hockey East Region Finals on Sunday.

The top two teams from Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent, Norfolk and Suffolk took part.

Results from Pelicans’ pool: Pelicans v Canterbury 0-0; Hertford v Pelicans 1-1 (Izzy Pope); Pelicans v Saffron Walden 1-1 (Amber Scott); Ipswich v Pelicans 3-0 L; Pelicans v Blue Hornets 2-0 L.

Blue Hornets eventually beat Ipswich in the final (both teams progress to the national finals).

Team: Philly MacFarlane, Izzy Pope, Amber Scott, Mia Moore (capt.), Chloe Papworth, Poppy Beales, Lucy Sagrott (GK), Emily Pluck, Hannah Stoutt. Manager’s Players of Tournament: Poppy Beales/Lucy Sagrott.

Manager Jane Moore said: “I would like to thank the team that represented Pelicans and Norfolk in the competition and all the girls that have been part of the squad this season for their hard work, sportsmanship and determination.

“We look forward to the new season in September and welcome new members (‘come and try’ hockey).”