At home this week the ladies 1s had the tough task of playing current league leaders Fareham. Hailsham soaked up the pressure from the off and managed to take the lead with a goal on the counter attack with N. Boyd calmly lifting the ball over the opposition keeper. Hailsham kept a clean sheet in the first half and led the game going into the second half. Fareham fought back to get two goals in the second half. Despite some spirited play in the final ten minutes Hailsham failed to make it level. Hailsham 1, Fareham 2.
The men’s 1st team hosted Crawley in the second home match of the day. The weather was poor and Crawley took the initiative scoring first. Hailsham came back to win 3-1 with captain S. Headey (pictured) scoring two and youngster C.Cable the third.
Last home match of the day saw the Millers take on local rivals Eastbourne. Hailsham lost 3-1 with the goal from Hailsham coming from F. Cable from a penalty corner.
Away this week the men’s 2nd team also played Crawley. They 2nds had a less favourable result losing 7-0.
The ladies 2nd team travelled away to Horsham. A close game with Hailsham managing to get the only goal of the game from a penalty corner scored by captain K. Agnew.