My match report from Coventry Sphinx’s 2-1 win at Rocester is on-line.
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Coventry Bears were beaten this afternoon by London Skolars at the Butts Park Arena.
Cov went down to a 14-50 defeat, scoring ten of those points in the first half and a single, unconverted try in the second.
Coventry United Ladies kicked off their FA WPL Southern League campaign with an 8-0 away win at Swindon Town.
Cov took a third minute lead through Alison Hall, with Davies volleying in a second a minute later.
Hall made it three on the half hour mark and completed her hat-trick in the 34th minute, before heading home her fourth in the 54th minute.
Substitute Niki Miles smashed home a sixth goal in the 61st minute before Jade Brook scored in the 66th and 82nd minutes for a great 8-0 win.
Team – Wood, Haigh, Wilcox, Buck, McDonnell, Cooper, Brook, Smith, Davies, Seivwright, Hall SUBS | Miles, Dermody, Steele, Barber
Coventry Sphinx Ladies had a big pre-season win this afternoon.
Sphinx took on Wyrley at Sphinx Drive and had Faye Birch score in the 12th and 35th minute before the visitors pulled a goal back five minutes before the break on a sunny afternoon.
In the second half, Ellis made it 3-1 with Birch completing her hat-trick in the 66th minute with a lovely strike.
Faye Birch hit her fourth in the 75th minute before Lucy Stevenson netted five minutes later.
Steph Dagnell scored in the 82nd minute with Hooper adding an eighth before Natalie Chadney scored the final goal of a 9-1 win in the final minute.
Coventry Sphinx Ladies are at home on Wednesday night to Crusaders with kick off at Sphinx Drive at 7.30pm.
FA WPL South – Swindon Town V Coventry United Ladies 2pm
WMRWL Prem – Bedworth United V Coundon Court, Stockingford AA Pavillion V Knowle
Pre-Season – Coventry Sphinx V Wyrley 2pm
Pre-season at The Butts Park Arena
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