Hockey: Clinical finishing all the difference

Steve Pride chance for Eskvale v Colts
Steve Pride chance for Eskvale v Colts

Edinburgh Colts 7

Eskvale 1

Eskvale’s dismal start to the season got worse on Saturday with this thumping defeat in the capital.

Eskvale’s men were taught a harsh lesson in finishing as they met Edinburgh CALA’s Colts team, and are still searching for their first win of the season.

Team captain Iain Scott was left scratching his head at half-time because, despite an even half with plenty of good play his side had shipped five goals with no return.

Eskvale had came close with long range drives from Scott and Grant Rolland, but both efforts flew just wide of the left hand post.

Read more in the October 17 edition of the Midlothian Advertiser.