Young Warriors record special victory over Saints

Picture: Peter Pickering.
Picture: Peter Pickering.

Stawell’s junior female footballers erased a 19-point deficit to claim a special victory over the Horsham Saints on Sunday.

The Saints booted four goals to one in the first term but the Warriors were able to dig deep to record a 8.4 (52) to 5.1 (31) win.

Five Stawell players contributed with goals in the come from behind win.

The Saints opened the game strongly, leading by 19-points at the first break.

Horsham kicked just one goal after quarter time to Stawell’s seven as the Warriors went on to record their highest score of the 2018 season to date.

India Warren was named best on ground for the Warriors while Amy Hodgetts, Kayla-Mae Hyslop and Elysia Cooper were influential for Stawell with two goals each.