Men's 2nd XI Vs Truro C [League]

Date 3 November 2018
Team Men's 2nd XI
Opposition Truro C [League]
Fixture Away
Venue Truro School
Start time 13:30
Result W 3 - 2
Time played Normal time
Scorers Martin Crump (1), Justin Churchill (1), Max Chippett (1)
Match Report

Comeback Win as Duchy Remain Top

A wonderful second half fightback saw Duchy recover from 2-0 down to record a 3-2 win over local rivals, Truro. 

After a dismal first half, the Black-and-Whites trailed to two counter-attack goals from the hosts, however a penalty corner on the stroke of half time from Martin Crump gave Duchy hope going into the break. 

Having regrouped, Duchy dominated the second period and equalised through Justin Chuchill who glanced home a cross from Simon Stevenson, before Max Chippett's mis-hit penalty corner snuck in to put the visitors 3-2 ahead. Despite Duchy's improvements, Truro always looked a threat on the counter attack, making for a tense finish to the match; however Duchy held on for a vital three points. 

Man of the Match was awarded to Rick Searle

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Truro C | F, F

Duchy A | Martin Crump PC; Justin Churchill F; Max Chippett PC

Name Squad number Position Scored Assists Cards
Max Chippett 6 1
Neil Bradford 9 1
Jeremy Wall 21
Wayne Spargo 23
James Morgan 27
James Vincent 39
Martin Crump 42 1
Lee Selby 43
Chris Pound 50
Ricky Searle 55 Green
Martyn Head 63
Justin Churchill 75 1 2
Kevin Welsh 84 Goalkeeper
Simon Stevenson 101 2