Clydesdale Western suffered a narrow 2-1 loss to their rivals Edinburgh Uni in the final of the Scottish Cup at Glasgow Green today.
During a bright start to the game Clydesdale Western took the lead through Lucy Lanigan. Edinburgh Uni made it level before half time with a goal scored by Zara Malseed after good work from Louise Campbell.
In the second half the students started brighter and Zara Malseed scored a second goal for Uni. Clydesdale Western pressed hard for an equaliser and had a few chances that they were unable to convert.
Congratulations to Edinburgh Uni for a winning the league and cup double.
Attention now focuses on European Play offs over the weekend 5-6th May. Clydesdale Western face Grove at 15.00 GHK.
Congratulations to Millie Brown who has been selected in to the Great Britain Under 21 Team.
The Squad of 18 will travel to the Team USA training base in Philadelphia early next year where they will play a series of 4 matches against the USA Under 21 team.
This is a great achievement and everyone at the club is delighted and wishes her well
PSL Clydesdale inflicted the second defeat of the season on Menzieshill with a 5-1 win on Saturday. Clydesdale went up 2-0 in the opening minutes with goals from Marcus Adams and Paddy Lonergan and added to their lead through a short corner from Chris McFadden. Menzieshill started the second half pressing hard and got one back. The next goal was going to be important and Clydesdale were awarded another short corner which was dispatched by Chris McFadden. As Menzieshill pressed to get back in to the game Ewan Fraser was able to score another to make the points safe.
In the Girl’s battle Grove Menzieshill girls won 3-2 vs. Clydesdale Western.
It was a successful weekend for the top Clydesdale Teams this weekend. Milne Craig Clydesdale Western Ladies had a comfortable 5-0 win vs Kelburne to stay in touch with the top two in the league. Next week is a home game vs Grove.
PSL Clydesdale had a fantastic weekend winning 3-1 in the cup on Saturday vs Hillhead in an open and entertaining game and then a 2-1 win against Western Wildcats based on hard work and defensive discipline . Two wins will do wonders for the young team’s confidence. Next week is a home game vs high flying Menzieshill
Come to the Annual Fireworks display at Clydesdale Cricket & Hockey Club on Thursday 5th November 2015, bring your friends and family.
Barbeque begins @ 18:30
Fireworks Begins @ 19:30
The price is £7 for adults and £3 for children.
As well as the barbeque – sparklers, sweets and drinks will be available.
If you wish further information please contact the club: 5thNovember@clydesdalecricket.org.uk