Caterham Cougars U12s win lacrosse tournament
Friday, May 04, 2012
CATERHAM Cougar Lacrosse Club had a successful National Universities Clubs & Colleges tournament with their U12 team winning their event and the U14s coming runners up.
The U14s overcame Cobham 4-0 in their first match, before beating Blackheath to set up the final against Berkhampstead.
CELEBRATIONS: It was a successful tournament for Caterham Cougars
The first half of the final was incredibly tight and the Cougars went into half-time drawing 2-2.
Unfortunately despite some great displays the team could not keep up the pace and lost 5-2.
Cougar U14s: Ria Acharya, Lucy Acton, Cathy Andrew, Emma Coleman, Katherine Trantor, Rachel Galvin, Lizzie Hayes, Lauren Hunt-Williams, Laura Johnson, Libby Lewis, Jess Maskatiya, Katie Mercer, Sophie Nye, Meghan O'Connor, Harriet Sweet, Sam Terry, Annabelle Van Dort, Georgie Waterman.
Despite a rough draw which saw the Cougars U12s play their first two matches back-to-back, the won both.
The Cougars went 3-1 down against Cobham IIs in their third match but with great determination the side fought back to draw 4-4, which was good enough for a place in the semi-final.
The Cougars faced the Cobham first team in the final.
They had never previously beaten However, despite having never previously beaten Cobham, they came out 2-1 winners.
Cougars' Emily Thompson finished the tournament as top-scorer.
Cougars U12s: Ellie Andrew, Katia Auletta, Eloise Bull, Amelia Ford, Danni Foster, Kaitlyn Galvin, Annabel Jairaj, Charlotte Jairaj, Lydia Ip, Roberta Lack, Olivia Mason, Annabel Mitchel, Holly Meade, Charlotte Roberts, Anna Siminova, Emily Thompson, Alex Trantor, Georgia Tuckett.