Wakefield Bradford, the only Women’s team to have a 100% record in the EHL, had a 4-3 win away at bottom side Beeston to keep up the pressure in Women’s Conference North. Sunderland moved level on points with Sutton Coldfield after they defeated the Midland club 3-2 at home, Julie Hope’s second goal proved decisive.
Buckingham and Isca University remain level on points at the top of Women’s Conference West after a 3-0 win at Worcester and 2-1 at Firebrands respectively. Trojans’ 5-0 win over Staines moved them up into third after Exe were held to a 2-2 draw by Swansea.
– Pauline Courtois leads after first day
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