Boars move in for kill
MBBO REGIONAL ONE Oxford 3 Eastcote 4
EASTCOTE set up a promotion crunch game against Ashford next Saturday after securing three points against Oxford to leave themselves one point behind Saturday’s opponents.
The Boars fell two goals behind after a poor start, but Ben Thorpe and Gabriel Emery scored to go into half-time with honours even.
Mark Allison then scored to give the visitors the lead for the first time in the match before Kevin Haigh netted to make it 4-2 with 10 minutes left to play.
The hosts netted with minutes remaining, but Eastcote held on to secure a vital win in their promotion push.
The seconds recorded a 4-1 win in their battle to beat the drop against Newbury & Thatcham.
A brace from Isaac Hall and goals from Joe Snell and Kern Sorzano were enough to secure all three points.
Clare Devereux (pictured), Lucy Laverss and a brace from Helen Williams saw the Ladies first team beat Teddington seconds 4-0, while Eastcote seconds drew 1-1 with Harrow thanks to a Laura Hindle goal.
The mixed team beat Reigate Priory 6-2 in the EH Trophy Round One with Kevin Haigh netting a hattrick.