Pittwater RSL FC secured the Cheryl Salisbury Cup with a comfortable 4-nil victory against Parklea SFC this morning at Valentine Sports Park.
The first chance of the contest fell to Pittwater RSL FC. Zoe Edwards lined up a free-kick that flashed wide of the post as the Manly Warringah Association side started the better.
Edwards finished her second chance of the contest. The Pittwater RSL FC striker strode confidently into the box before she arrowed into the bottom left corner. 1-nil to Pittwater RSL FC.
Next, Sasha Dowling had a pair of chances for Pittwater RSL FC. Her first effort was snatched at then from the resulting corner, she couldn’t connect properly as the goalkeeper gobbled it up.
Pittwater kept searching for the second goal as Edwards turned well outside the box to find Dowling whose effort squeaked past the post.
Dowling would find Pittwater RSL FC’s second of the morning. The attacker strode into the box and placed her shot off the left post into the net for 2-nil.
In the second half, Pittwater continued to dominate the contest. They found their third goal from the spot. Dowling took the honours from the spot and slammed the ball down the middle for 3-nil.
Mia Links got herself on the scoresheet late in the contest to round off a dominant Pittwater RSL FC victory. She popped up after a goalmouth scramble to sweep the ball making it 4-nil as they finished the game and were crowned Cheryl Salisbury Cup champions.
Sunday 21 July 2018
Valentine Sports Park
Parklea SFC 0
Pittwater RSL FC 4 (Dowling 2, Links, Z. Edwards)
Parklea SFC: 1 SUNDERLAND Katelyn 2 O’TOOLE Chloe 3 LOW Jaslyn 6 McCLELLAND Charlotte 20 TUYAU Matilda 62 CLIFFORD-FARRELL Mackenzie 63 PROTHERO Chloe 64 SLUIJS Meika 65 MULUKIN Izabella 66 APPS Kaitlyn 67 QUITTO Marlei 69 SMITH Eleanor 70 DABIT Larissa 92 VIEIRA Alexis
Coach: Michael Carraro Manager: Leigh Smith
Pittwater RSL FC: 2 CAMERON Indianna 3 LaFOREST Brianna 4 HENRY Eliza 5 ATKINSON Maya 6 SAUNDERS Kiah 7 CALLEIA Georgie (C) 8 LAWRENCE Emilia 9 DOWLING Sasha 10 WALSH Tiana 11 LINKS Mia 12 HOWELL Star 13 BOUVENG Asha 14 HUMPHREY Zara 15 EDWARDS Zoe
Coach: Adrian Calleia Assistant Coach: Jeffrey Atkinson Manager: Karen Calleia