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Bulteel double fires Old Hales
5:00pm Friday 21st September 2012 in Sport
OLD Halesonians Hockey Club continued their fine form with a 4-1 friendly win at Loughborough Town.
A strong side travelled to Leicestershire and performed well throughout, controlling the game.
Tom Bulteel was first on the scoresheet after Hales were awarded a penalty stroke after a deliberate foul inside the D.
He then doubled his tally before the break when his drag flick found its way past the Loughborough defenders.
The hosts grabbed a goal back to make it 2-1 early in the second period but Paul Harrold restored the two-goal advantage for Hales when he tapped home.
Tom Durnford the completed the scoring with a late goal, his bobbling shot finding a way past the goalkeeper.
Old Hales Ladies grabbed a 2-2 draw with Erdington thanks to goals from Bernie O’Grady and Sam Donlon, while the seconds were 3-1 winners over West Bromwich.
Ash Greaves, Nathan Whitehouse and skipper Mark Rigby were their scorers.
The fourths beat West Bromwich thirds 4-0 with Scott Thorpe, Joe Taylor, Nic Penn and Deck Glaze netting.