MEN’S 2s. HARRISON WORLDIE SEALS BIG WIN

Ali_M Match reports, Men 2nd XI

Epsom 2s entertained high flying London Gamblers 1 at OSL on 20th November. Extraordinary events the previous evening had left Epsom with significantly less players and their original game plan in tatters. No matter – a few WhatsApps later and the squad was back up to a full quota. Well nearly – Hildrey spending the first half selling Christmas trees. …

Men’s 1s: on the road at Bermondsey

jimmy_m Match reports, Men 1st XI

London Academicals: 1 Epsom: 3 (Keast, Barker, Cross) Epsom travelled to Bermondsey to take on London Academicals, a long journey made simple under the expert guidance of travel co-ordinator Alex Bond. This was an important game for both sides heading into the Christmas break but all was put in perspective by a poignant speech and minute’s silence for former Academicals …

Men’s 1s: entertaining 2-2 draw with Lewes

jimmy_m Match reports, Men 1st XI

Epsom: 2 (Marfleet, Midmer) Lewes: 2 Epsom welcomed Lewes to the slightly unusual venue of Therfield School, a former fortress in the pre Old Schools Lane days. Stand-in player coach Jack Marfleet kept things simple in the build-up and both sides emerged to some fairly horrid wet cold conditions. Lewes started the game looking quick and lively and forcing some …

Cup Drama at the Lane

Ali_M Match reports, Vets

By Swight (Nov 19) The O35s ladies welcomed Canterbury HC in the lunch time push back of the Tier 1 competition. The teams have met several times over the years with mixed results, but this was a first at Old Schools Lane.  Looking sharp and relaxed, ready for the challenge, our ladies started strong. A quickly taken free hit from …

Men’s 1s: Monsoon win vs Sevenoaks 2s

jimmy_m Match reports, Men 1st XI

Epsom: 5 (W.Hunt, Jo.Harris, Barker, Midmer 2) Sevenoaks 2s: 3 Epsom stepped up their South Prem 2 East campaign with a 5-3 win in the driving rain against Sevenoaks 2s. Epsom had been poor the previous week at Eastbourne, but they started strongly here and Will Hunt gave them an early lead with a sharp reverse stick finish. Sevenoaks came …