21st September 2018
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Hockey team through to last four of Scottish District Cup

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hockey-k2000The Shetland Ladies hockey team defeated East Kilbride 4-1 at Aberdeen earlier today to reach the semi-finals of the Scottish District Cup for the fifth year running.

Hat trick scorer Stacey Laurenson. Photo: Kevin Jones

Hat trick scorer Stacey Laurenson. Photo: Kevin Jones

Two goals by Stacey Laurenson gave Shetland a 2-0 lead and although East Kilbride pulled one back further strikes from Rhea Nicolson and Laurenson again for her hat trick made sure of victory.

Orkney are also through to the last four of the competition after a 2-0 win over Highland while the other two matches saw a 9-8 victory for Madras FP over Edinburgh University 4s and a 4-2 win for Livingston & West Lothian over Milne Craig Clydesdale Western 4s.

The semi-finals are due to be played at the beginning of March.

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Jim Tait is news editor at The Shetland Times.

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One comment

  1. Peter Sharp

    Well done lasses! 5 year in a row Jim.

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