Laurenson and Balfour give Shetland 2-0 win over Orkney

Shetland’s bid to retain the coveted Stuart Cup got off to a strong start this morning as the home side gained a 2-0 victory over Orkney on the hockey pitch at Brae.

A well deserved 10th minute goal by vice captain Bethany Laurenson put Shetland in a strong position during the first half.

And 20 minutes into the second half Shetland consolidated its lead with a goal from Astri Balfour


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