The Golden and Silver Girls hockey tournament got off to a cracking start at Arundel School in Mt Pleasant this afternoon (31 July 2015).
A number of favorites emerged on this first day, as the girls gave it their all in the opening matches of the tournament. Current title holders, Peterhouse Girls, made clear their intent to reclaim the Golden Girls trophy as they opened their campaign with a huge 3-0 win over Girls College in the first game on the Astroturf.
Hellenic Academy also put their hands up for this title as they launched their campaign with 1-0 victories over both Lomagundi and Eaglesvale. Host Arundel, got a scare from a strong Gateway side in their opening match of the tourney. A goal scored with just seconds from stoppage time saved Arundel’s day with a 1-1 draw against Gateway. Arundel went on to register a comfortable 2-0 win over Harare Dominican Convent.