Ely City ladies hockey team fight for promotion while the men’s second team draw to Cambridge Nomads

Ely City Hockey Club 2s vs Cambridge Nomads

Ely City Hockey Club 2s vs Cambridge Nomads - Credit: Archant

With beautiful spring like weather a welcome relief after the frozen pitches stopping play in previous weeks, Ely City Ladies 1s continued their fight for promotion with a 2-0 win away against Horncastle 1s.

Jo Rayner scored both goals for Ely City.

The Mens 1s were on winning form too in their rearranged game against Spalding 2s.

A penalty flick awarded to Tom Grimshaw was followed by further goals from Tom, Warren Dennis, Matt Samuel and Chris Purlant resulting in a 5-3 win for Ely City.

Despite only having 10 players, Ely City Ladies 2 played a fantastic match against Sudbury 2s. They were complimented by the opposition’s umpire on how well they played.


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They were, however, unfortunately unable to score and ended the game with a 0-2 loss.

Ely City Mens 2 had a better luck with a 0-0 draw away against Cambridge Nomads 2s.

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The Mens 3s lost their match 0-5 against St Ives 4s.

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