The Blackwood Football Club Women’s side suffered their second successive loss going down by 21 points to the Salisbury Magpies in Round 9 of the Cinderella Cleaning Division 2 Adelaide Football League.

Making the trip out to Salisbury, the side trailed by four points at the first break. Battling hard over the next two quarters the Woods were held to only one point whilst the Mapgies kicked three goals. Digging deep in the final quarter the Woods managed to have four shots on goal to two but could only managed 1 goal and three behinds as they trailed by 21 points when the final siren sounded.

Tamika May continued her outstanding form being awarded best player for the fourth time this season whilst Harsimrat Dhaliwal, Brooklyn Hodgson, Kelly Whitehead and Micaela Collins were the other players to feature in the better players.

After other results, the Woods find themselves in fourth place a game and percentage ahead of Flinders University in fifth place.

Final Scoreboard

Blackwood 1.2 1.2 1.3 2.6 (18)

Salisbury 2.0 4.1 5.2 6.3 (39)

Goals – Lily Brook 1, Brie Medder

Best Players – Tamika May, Harsimrat Dhaliwal, Brooklyn Hodgson, Kelly Whitehead and Micaela Collins

*Photo credits: Vanessa Medder*

Other results

HFL side – Blackwood 0.1 (1) defeated by Nairne Bremer 9.7 (61)

Under 17 (Red) – Blackwood 9.3 (57) defeated by Glenunga 4.4 (28)

Under 17 (Green) – Blackwood 2.1 (13) defeated by Henley 10.9 (69)

Under 15 – Blackwood 0.6 (6) defeated by Tea Tree Gully 2.6 (18)

Under 13 (Red) – Blackwood 2.2 (14) defeated by Henley 12.2 (74)

Under 13 (Green) – Blackwood 3.1 (19) defeated Henley 0.2 (2)

Under 9-Under 11 – No scores kept