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Ladies rue missed chances

Posted on 18 September 2001  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

<B>GREATER LONDON LADIES LEAGUE</B><P><B>Tottenham Ladies 0-1 Colney Heath</B><P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">Frustration was the name of the game for the ladies in the second game of the GLL Premier Division season.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">They wasted a host of chances only for Colney Heath to snatch victory with the only goal of the game on the half-hour.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">Mo Cordes, Kelly Herrett, Vicki Groves and Zoella Freeman (pictured) all went close in the first half and the visiting goalkeeper stood firm after the break - when she was finally beaten, Lorraine Sparrow's late effort went agonisingly wide.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt"><B>Spurs&nbsp&#59;Ladies:</B>&nbsp&#59;Hills, Brigitte, Curtis, Djoshkoun, Herrett, Wiltsher, Blackmore, Sparrow, Groves, Cordes and Freeman<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes">&nbsp&#59; </SPAN>Sub: Oshodi.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">THE RESERVES &nbsp&#59;took the field for their first league game against West Ham with only&nbsp&#59;nine players due to first team calls, injuries holidays and work commitments.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p><P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">The nine&nbsp&#59;that took the field battled every inch of the way and when one of the opposition players was knocked out with 13 minutes to go were level at 1-1 thanks to a wonderful goal from Samantha Farnum. The injury resulted in a lengthy break in play waiting for the ambulance to arrive.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<o:p></o:p><P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">The girls then conceded directly from the re-start after a corner had been given and with their concentration broken went on to concede a further two goals making the scoreline an undeserved 4-1 to West Ham.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">Club General Manager John Merigan who was in charge of the reserves praised the&nbsp&#59;nine players. He decleared: "They ran through a brick wall for me and I could not ask for more. They were a credit to themselves and the club."<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<o:p></o:p><P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt"><B>Spurs Ladies Reserves: </B>Bloomfield, K Jones, Tsou, McEachern, McGhee, Farnum, Southgate, Daniells, Heaven<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<o:p></o:p><P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">THE UNDER-12s secured a 5-2 win against Stevenage Borough Juniors in their first Herts Girls League match. Goals came from Bonnie Cullinan, Chanade Watson, Laura Parker, Jessica Richards and Lillie Chapman.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">CHLOE LAWRENCE hit a hat-trick to pave the way for&nbsp&#59;the Under-14s&nbsp&#59;comprehensive 8-0 victory against Stevenage Borough Juniors. Further goals came form Lucy Abbate, Laura Govier, Samantha Chase, Gemma Coots and Sinem Melin.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">THE UNDER-15s returned to winning ways with a comprehensive 7-0 victory over Royston Town Colts.<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes">&nbsp&#59; </SPAN>Lucy Auguste bagged a hat-trick and the other scorers were Meroulla Lazorou 2, Hazel Shepherd and Katie Jackson.<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">&nbsp&#59;