The SPAR SA Women’s Hockey team walked away with the bronze medal after beating the host country Ireland, 2 – 1 in the 3rd and 4th playoff match at the Setanta 4 Nations Women’s Hockey Tournament, in Dublin, Ireland on Monday.
SPAR SA Women’s hockey team
The 2007 Hockey Inter-Provincial Tournament kicks off with the familiar Good for You hallmark of faithful women’s sport sponsor SPAR promising the best hockey action at Hartleyvale, Cape Town starting this morning.
Traditional rivals Western Province and Southern Gauteng will be among the teams battling it out for top honours when the SPAR Interprovincial Women’s Hockey Tournament gets underway at Hartleyvale in Cape Town next Monday.
The senior women’s national Hockey Team has been lead to an overwhelming victory of the six-nations Africa Olympic Qualifying Tournament by coach Jenny King and captain Marsha Marescia on Sunday.
Only a surprise upset by Kenya stands in the way of the SPAR SA Women’s hockey team continental bragging rights, as they prepare for their final push for a place at next year’s Olympic Games in Beijing.