Another fantastic day at the Kent Korfball Cup Finals. Thanks to all those working behind the scenes to make the competition work so well.
Under 9s Final – Bearsted v Tornadoes
Bearsted unbeaten in the League were clear favourites, but Tornadoes played an outstanding match winning by a convincing 5-0. Top scorer was Louis Richardson with 3.
Scoreres: Louis Richardson 3, Aurealia Fridd, Ben Buckland.
Referee: Phillip Locke
KKA Plate Final – Rams v Vortex
Rams raced off to a 4-0 lead with Vortex only scoring 1 in a defence dominated first half.
In the second half Vortex started the brighter bringing the scores level and 4-4, then even again at 5-5. Rams saw the match out to win 7-5.
Scorers Bearsted: Katie Jane Chambers, Will Alderton 2, Linda Fitch, Don Thornberg 2, Shaun Officer
Scoreres Vortex: Emma Richardson 2, John Gilbert, Martin Blackstone, Alex Down
Referee: Dave Franks, Linesman: Steve Kirby
Under 11 Cup – Tornadoes v Bearsted
In a close fought game with only 1 goal seperating the sides this made for a tense affair for the large number of supporters. Bearsted edged it 4-3.
Scoreres Bearsted: Daisy Lancashire, Hannah Bealey 2, Jack Chambers
Scoreres Tornadoes: Ben Baker 2, Deklan White
Referee: Mick Medcraft
Kent Cup – Kingfisher v KV
The showpiece final was a great game even if the scoreline suggested otherwise. KV were quickly out of the blocks racing to an 8-2 advantage, Kingfisher pulled it back going into the half at 11-5 down. KV carried on how they stated in the first half with 6 without reply, closing the game 20-8. James Mcdonald top scored with 8 for KV.
Referee: Azi Sieber, Linesman: Adam Dibble
U13 Cup – KV v Tornaodes
Tornadoes dominated the match going up 3-1 to the half, closing the match at 5-2. Will Holder (Tornadoes top scoring with 2).
Kent League Cup – Kingfisher 2 v Tornadoes 2
Another great match, once again the scoreline doesn't do justice to a fine game from a netural perspective. The match started even the the score at 3-2, then Kingfisher scored 8 without reply to open a wide gap that Tornadoes couldn't close, but nonetheless a very good match. Final score 17-5 to Kingfisher 2
Referee: Adam Dibble Linesman: Chris Beale
Under 16 Cup – Bearsted v Bec
Bec's faithful and large support certainly added atmosphere to a wonderful contest between two very evenly matched teams, with both sides trading goal for goal in a nail-biting match for the large crowd. Bearsted finally edged the contest 7-5 with Rebecca Stone top scoring with 3.
Referee: Chris Beale Linesman: Sam Barnden
Another great finals day with superb youth talent on display and tough fought matches throughout the day. Thanks to all the parents, players, supporters, officials and Referees who made it such a great day for Kent Korfball.