Another solid performance from The 1st team this weekend, against Christchurch. With only the bare 7, the whole team put in 100% throughout the game. Omega started with a solid first quarter, making some great interceptions from the attacking circle all the way down to defence. The score at quarter time reflected the efforts with omega up 17-9. A team chat lead by coach and captain encouraged the team to reduce the speed and keep control.
The second quarter showed another great performance from the 1sts with great goals scored by player of the match, Emma Maidment. Converting the majority of interceptions, Omega finished half time 33-18 up. Half time talk encouraged controlled play, to keep safe possession of the ball towards goal.
Christchurch came back fighting in the 3rd and final quarter, also scoring some great goals, with brilliant interceptions from their player of the match, WD. The 3rd quarter saw a score of 46-31 to omega.
The final quarter was as challenging as the first 3, with Christchurch pushing towards omega throughout. However, good possessional team play saw omega take the points with a final score of 56-41.