South London Korfball’s second team played their last game of the season again Supernova 3 and capped a great end to the season with a win.
Balham started with Luke Broadberry Richard Watters, Becky Thorn and Anna MacBride in attack and Charlie Corfield, Gaston Senese, Megan Ridsdale and Laura Jenkinson in defence. Supernova went into a 0-2 lead before Megan scored a drop-off and Gaston equalised with a short shot. Balham then opened up a lead, with Becky Torn dropping a long shot and then Luke and Gaston scoring from mid-range to make it 5-2. Supernova got one back, but Luke scored from close to make it 6-3. Supernova reduced the deficit to 1, but Laura Jenkinson – with her eyes on the basket scored a long shot to make it 7-5. The teams traded goals with Rich scoring from close and Charlie from distance to keep the gap at 2 and the score at 9-7. Luke capped the game off with a veering shot to make it 10-7.