Swansea University Ladies v Haverfordwest County Ladies
Sunday 24th January 2016
This was the Bluebird ladies first match since the beginning of December due to bad weather. The students came at Haverfordwest from the start scoring 3 goals within 6mins. Haverfordwest pulled 1 goal back with a lovely one - two passing move and a well placed long ball from Kaycee Blake (Captain) through to Niamh Mathias who hit the ball into the corner of the net. Swansea Students then scored in the 25th and 30th mins to make it 5-1. The bluebirds refused to lie down and In the 35th minute a well flighted ball from Erin Griffiths found Kaycee Blake in the 6 yard box and she struck the ball low and hard in to the goal making it 5-2. In the 40th minute Niamh Mathias scored by firing into the roof of the net after good overlaping play from Lauren Davies and Sarah Stanley.
Half Time 5-3
Haverfordwest then dominated the whole of the second half with shots from Erin Griffiths, Sarah Stanley, Lauren Davies, Kim Bell and Niamh Mathias. In the 70th minute they reduced the deficit further when Lauren Davies won the ball, shrugged off two heavy challenges and went round the defender before laying the ball off for Niamh Mathias, who rarely misses a chance to score and didn't disappoint.
Full Time 5-4
This was a good all round performance by the ladies who continue to improve without getting the win their efforts deserve.