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U16 Hawks reach County Cup semi-final!

27 Feb 2020

Herts County Cup Quarter Final: U16 Hawks vs. Potters Bar United FC EJA
Sunday 23rd February 2020

Result: 3-3 in normal time, 3-3 after extra-time and 5-4 on penalties!
It was a nerve-racking game of a very high standard and the Hawks edged it on pens! Hawks are into the last 4 of the County Cup!!
Potters Bar United FC EJA took an early lead and quickly extended that lead. Hawks pegged them back to go to 2-1. Potters Bar then extended the lead ominously to 3-1.
Hawks fought hard and showed incredible resilience and the game turned. Hawks were very much in the ascendancy and the score line moved quickly to 3-2, then 3-3.
So to extra-time, which came and went and then to penalties. Excellent pens taken by both teams, with the Hawks edging it 5-4. Hawks converted all 5 pens and Potters Bar missed their fifth.
It was a terrific game of football, with a considerable crowd supporting and cheering the lads on. 
The semi-final is set for March 15th at RPS 3G. Bring it on!