Goal crazy St Albans Ladies march into league cup final

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnb

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnbrook. - Credit: Archant

St Albans Ladies moved into the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after yet another thrilling match.

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnb

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnbrook. - Credit: Archant

They beat Sharnbrook Ladies 7-3 at home with six different goalscorers getting on the scoresheet.

Kayla Johnson started things off on seven minutes and Katie Grehan made it 2-0 six minutes later.

Hoffi Pursey pulled one back for Sharnbrook but Sophie Lawrence and then Nicola Dark, finishing off a flowing move which involved Ellie Lovelock, Kiran Reyat and Kerry Twigg, made it 4-1 at half-time.

Emma Butler got the visitors’ second early in the second half but Lovelock and Ellen Salter kept the lead increasing by making it 6-2.

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnb

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnbrook. - Credit: Archant


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Pursey got her second for Sharnbrook but the scoring was completed by Grehan with a lofted shot.

The Lady Saints will now play either Houghton Athletic Ladies or Northwood Ladies in the final, which takes place on Sunday, May 13 at AFC Kempston.

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnb

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnbrook. - Credit: Archant

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnb

St Albans Ladies are through to the final of the Beds & Herts League Cup after a 7-3 win over Sharnbrook. - Credit: Archant

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