Bury outgun Blackpool

Blackpool Men’s 2s 2-3 Bury Men’s 1s by David Wright With the last game of the season and Bury already crowned Div 7N Champions with Didsbury defeating Keswick there was pride still to play for. Dispite a very sandy pitch (almost being compared to South Shore beach) Blackpool started well with captain Simon Allen putting […]

5 straight wins!

Blackpool Men’s 1s 5-2 Mossley Hill Men’s 1s by David Wright Blackpool Men’s First team finished off their season with an impressive fifth straight victory in a 5-2 win over Mossley Hill, but ultimately failed to gain promotion by just a single point. With several Blackpool regulars unable to make the meet time, Blackpool’s make […]

Blackpool 2 – Southport 4

Blackpool U16 Boys 2-4 Southport Boys U16 by Peter Latimer Blackpool Juniors entertained the experienced Southport team. Southports experience soon told with Blackpool firmly entrenched in their own half, with Southport being their own downfall when it came to taking the lead. Nevertheless, inevitably the Goals came and Blackpool rarely threatened the southport keeper in […]

Down to the wire after Blackpool beat Keswick

Blackpool Men’s 1s 3-0 Keswick West Cumbria Men’s 1s by Peter Latimer Blackpool have taken the promotion race in North West division 3 right down to the wire with a brilliant 3-0 victory over Keswick at Stanley Park. With both teams chasing the elusive promotion spot, it was all to play for, especially after the […]

Blackpool still fighting for the promotion places

Mens 1XI Blackpool Men’s First team are not giving up on sneaking into the promotion places after a 4-2 win away at Bebington. The slow pitch wasn’t really suited to Blackpool’s fast break style of hockey, but they quickly found their feet and raced into a two goal lead. The first was Blackpool at their […]

Training Requirements for next season – Drag Flicking

Blackpool Men’s 3s 0-7 Kirkby Lonsdale Men’s 1s by Alex Diver Blackpool come away from todays game, knowing that in order to compete in Div 9 they must know how to drag flick into the top corner, as apparantly all Div 9 teams can do this now. Also these must be able to be placed […]

Blackpool brush Leyland and Chorley aside!

Blackpool Men’s 2s 11-0 Leyland and Chorley Men’s 1s by Matthew Atherton Blackpool were needing to keep their winning streak up at home. Blackpool started the strongest but couldn’t break down a rugged defence but it finally came in the form of top goal scorer LAD Chris Hocking. Andrew Mortimer fired home the second and […]

1 Down, 2 to go…

Blackpool Men’s 1s 4-2 Bebington Men’s 2s by David Morgan Blackpool Men’s ones are not giving up on sneaking into the promotion places after a 4-2 win away at Bebington. The slow pitch wasn’t really suited to Blackpool’s fast break style of hockey, but they quickly found their feet and raced into a 2 goal […]

Food just about made up for poor performance

Blackpool Men’s 3s 0-7 Southport Men’s 4s by Alex Diver The highlight of the day was not the 4.30 start away at southport, or even the woeful at times performance of some of the more senior players for Blackpool. It was the exceptional food offered at Southport Cricket Club. Almost made returning home at 9pm […]

Blackpool travelled away to Warrington Men’s Home ground this week

Blackpool Men’s 2s 4-3 Warrington Men’s 1s by Matthew Atherton The away team knew it was going to be a hard game, even though beating Warrington 5-1 earlier in the season, Warrington’s good home record was always in their thought’s. However, with 8 straight wins up their sleeves, morale was high and the expectancy to […]

Dramatic Comeback Keeps Blackpool in The Hunt

Blackpool Men’s 1s 4-3 Timperley Men’s 2s by David Morgan Blackpool Men’s First team had to dig deep against a strong Timperley side to win 4-3 at Stanley Park. The opening minutes set the tempo for the game as both teams had chances to take the lead. Blackpool could easily have been two up, but […]

Blackpool bring the Payne

Juniors / Beavers Blackpool’s Juniors frıendly saw a strengthened Preston Beavers team followıng theır prevıous weeks defeat early on Sunday morning. It was clear from theır ınıtıal play and pressıng that they wanted revenge. Preston took the lead wıth a well worked goal, and a rather bemused Alex Hughes ın goal. The passage of play […]