The Women’s Blues succumbed to a third BUCS League loss, when visitors the University of Bristol ran out winners by 51 points to 19 at Iffley Road on Wednesday afternoon. The damage was done in the first half when Bristol posted 46 unanswered points and despite a much improved second half performance from the Blues, it was not enough to gain the victory they dearly sought.
The Women’s Blues now enjoy a week off before returning to BUCS League action when Swansea University are the next visitors to Iffley Road on Wednesday 7th November, kick off 2.30pm.
Team Sydney Sopher, Anna Bidgood, Hazel Ellender, Francesca Roxburgh, Desiree Vodounon, Katie Collis, Zoe Durbin, Hannah Cooper, Georgia Ling, Abby D’Cruz, Helen Potts, Megan Carter, Fiona Kennedy, Hatty Wigginton, Connie Hurton
Subs Gwen Cartwright (on for Sydney Sopher), Susannah Rees (on for Hazel Ellender), Shekinah Opara (on for Francesca Roxburgh), Maria Bernier (on for Katie Collis), Zoe Nunn (on for Megan Carter), Megan Wellens (on for Georgia Ling), Katie Dennison
ScoresT: Connie Hurton (1), Susannah Rees (1), Sydney Sopher (1) C: Abby D’Cruz (2)