Ely 1 Move Away From The Bottom

PUBLISHED: 13:39 02 February 2009 | UPDATED: 10:43 04 May 2010

ELY 1 moved off the bottom of the Cambs Premier League after scoring their second win in a row, beating Botolph 30-24. Conditions were tough for Ely shooters Jenney Tovey and Julie Macintyre which made goals hard to come by in the early stages. But

ELY 1 moved off the bottom of the Cambs Premier League after scoring their second win in a row, beating Botolph 30-24.

Conditions were tough for Ely shooters' Jenney Tovey and Julie Macintyre which made

goals hard to come by in the early stages.

But as the opening half wore on, centre Jan Strugnell began to link well with Paula Edwards and Victoria Cutforth to push Ely forward and in to the lead.

At the same time, the trio were instrumental in interrupting Botolphs short pass strategy and pounced on any loose or wayward passes.

With the half-time score 13-8 Janice Quarrier was introduced into the game for the second period and brought extra height to the Ely attack enabling them to turn the screws.

Ely stretched away in the last quarter of the match as Quarrier tormented the home defence and got to the whistle in relative ease with the score at 30-24.

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