ALNWICK & Boulmer played a close fought match against Amble B last Wednesday night at home.

From the first whistle, Alnwick demonstrated quick attacking play and excellent defending resulting in several turnovers during the first part of the game.

The Alnwick side were up 8-3 going into the second quarter.

Amble bounced back in the next quarter and there was little to separate the two sides.

However, Amble won the quarter 8-6.

The third quarter went Alnwick’s way and Amble struggled to stay in the game. Alnwick & Boulmer won the third quarter 9-3.

The final quarter was extremely fast-paced and both sides were looking for the win.

Amble dominated in the goal circle but Alnwick kept fighting back down the entire court. Amble won the quarter 14-11.

However, it was too little too, late for the Amble side and Alnwick & Boulmer won the match overall by 34 goals to 28.

Player-of-the-match: H MacKenley.

Team: Anne-Marie Imeson, Paula Archer (c), Heather Eggleston, Kate Imeson, Holly MacKenley, Ruth Oldfield, Coralie Leonard, Holly Eggleston, Tracy Boyd.