Preview: University of South Wales Women’s 2nd v UWE Bristol Women’s 3rd

USW Women's Hockey 2 v Bournemouth University 2 Image by James Dodd

by Halen McCarthy

UNIVERSITY of South Wales Woman’s 2nd host title chasers UWE Bristol Women’s 3rd at the Sport Park.

USW hockey side currently sit fourth in the ICG Women’s Western Tier Five after five games, with only three points.

Their challengers UWE go into this game currently sat in second after a run of three wins on the bounce.

The home side will be looking to upset UWE’s title charge and achieve their second win of the season,  their first came against Carmarthen Women, who forfeited the game.

UWE will be full of confidence ahead of this game as they got the best of USW in the reverse fixture 1-0.

A win could see UWE go to the top of the table, but only if Hartpury drop points at home against third place Winchester Women’s 2nd.

Face off is at 2:00pm.