Colney Heath Ladies head into suspension with defeats for first team and reserves

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against...

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against Peterborough Northern Star. Picture: JAMES LATTER - Credit: Archant

Colney Heath Ladies had a disappointing showing on the final day before the suspension of grassroots football – but the new look team continue to move in a forward direction.

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against...

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against Peterborough Northern Star. Picture: JAMES LATTER - Credit: Archant

They lost 7-0 at home to Peterborough Northern Star in their fifth Eastern Region Premier Division game, their second reverse of the league season.

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against...

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against Peterborough Northern Star. Picture: JAMES LATTER - Credit: Archant

It leaves them fifth in the table with the opponents jumping up to second, and it ended a small run of success following two wins on the bounce.

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against...

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against Peterborough Northern Star. Picture: JAMES LATTER - Credit: Archant

The first of those was 5-1 at Haringey Borough, Nicola Puddick getting a hat-trick with one each for Holly Tyrell and Eustacia Randles.

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against...

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against Peterborough Northern Star. Picture: JAMES LATTER - Credit: Archant

Puddick bagged another treble in the next win, 4-3 at Bedford, with Mia Pinkham scoring the other.

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against...

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against Peterborough Northern Star. Picture: JAMES LATTER - Credit: Archant

The Magpies’ reserves also went into the break with a defeat, Elsbeth Cunningham getting the solitary goal in a 3-1 loss at home to Chipperfield in the Beds & Herts Premier Division.

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against...

Colney Heath Ladies lost their final Eastern Region Premier Division game prior to the four-week suspension against Peterborough Northern Star. Picture: JAMES LATTER - Credit: Archant