Lightning started strongly against Gloucester Ladies, taking the initiative to lead by 3 at the first interval. In defence Nicky Jennings dominated, tipping & turning a number of balls. Jo Hutchings, back after injury linked well with Jennings in the circle.

Through court, Katie Lyons was on top form, defending well & driving in attack. Rachel Price back after the birth of her 2nd baby shot with precision 17/25. She was joined by Maxine Powell who came out of retirement with so many players away this weekend. She also netted some great shots (23/36)

Overall, it was a great  team performance against the team currently leading Div.1.

Squad; Jo Hutchings, Nicky Jennings, Kat Honeywil,  Katie Lyons, Jennie Bore, Rachel Price & Maxine Powell.

Shooting Stats;   Price 17/25    68%        Powell 23/36          64%

Player of the match - Katie Lyons