Hockey: Lancaster and Morecambe ladies celebrate title triumph

Lancaster and Morecambe Ladies celebrate their title win.
Lancaster and Morecambe Ladies celebrate their title win.

Lancaster and Morecambe Ladies 2nd team have finished the season as champions of the Lancashire Central Women’s Hockey Association Division 2.

Their 8-0 win over Longridge Ladies 3rd team made sure of a five-point lead at the top at season’s end.

Goals on Saturday came from Millie Stansfield, Emma Atkinson, Grace Charlesworth, Izzy Ritson and a hat trick from Pam Fawcett.

This took the team’s season goal tally to 72 with top scorer Annabelle Cartmell having put away 25 as the team won 14 games out of 16.

The first team has finished second in the Premier Division and are looking forward to a cup semi-final this weekend while the third team are currently sixth in division three.