Hockey: Dumfries men draw with Hillhead

12 03 2010

Dumfries lined up at home against Hillhead 4s knowing that a win would see them end the day in sixth place and jump their opponents in the league.

John McCoskry was faced with losing one of his better players as he could not get anyone to umpire the game and it was top scorer Iain Callander who chose to drop out of the squad.

The opening goal came ten minutes in and it was the Dumfries side that scored it against the run of play. A break down the right flank saw the cross field ball met at the near post by forward Jimmy Clark and he steered the ball past the keeper and into the bottom corner of the goal. Read the rest of this entry »